Screenshot on iPhone X and iPhone XS – easy to do
Screenshot (screenshot, from English screenshot) – perhaps the most popular and popular feature among device owners from Apple. In all younger models, before the iPhone X, this action was performed when two keys were pressed simultaneously: Home and Power. Despite the fact that the new iPhone X company has undergone significant changes, making a screenshot is as easy as in previous models. Since all new Apple phones: iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone Xr do not have a Home button, A screenshot is taken by simultaneously pressing two other buttons – Power and Louder.
Why even take a screenshot on an iPhone?
Actually, a screenshot is one of the ways to exchange information. For example, with a screenshot you can send some kind of funny message or picture that you saw on Instagram or FB. This is a little faster than if you save the picture to your phone. You can also share a screenshot with various useful information, for example, saw a recipe or a cool song – took a screenshot of the screen and sent it to a friend. It’s comfortable. Do not forget to clean your phone from such screens. For this, Apple specially invented a separate section in the “Photos” application for screenshots, it’s called “Screenshots”. Come from time to time there and clear of unnecessary screenshots. Well, or buy a phone with more memory &# 128578;
A combination of buttons to take a screenshot on the iPhone
Now to take a screenshot, just click on the right at the same time power key and left volume up button The procedure in this case will be as follows:
- Open the information you want to screen on the iPhone screen.
- Press the lock button and the “Louder” button at the same time and hold it – exactly at the same time, a little dexterity is needed here.
- A white flash on the iPhone screen and a characteristic click of the camera will indicate that a screenshot has been taken.
- An image will immediately appear in the lower left corner. You can immediately edit the screenshot on iPhone – add text, select something, show or circle with an arrow, and then save.
All screenshots are stored in the Photos application, in which you need to select “Albums” and in the “Screenshots” folder, find the desired picture. Also, the picture will be duplicated in a regular gallery.
Use AssistiveTouch to take a screenshot.
As with previous models, the iPhone X has the AssistiveTouch accessibility feature. Its functionality is configured from the “Top Level Menu”. Using this virtual button you can not only control your smartphone, but also take a screenshot. And for this it needs to be activated. This is done like this: go to the system settings, then “Basic” and open “Universal Access”. In the list we find the option AssistiveTouch and put the switch in the “on” position. After which a round-shaped button will appear on the display, which can easily be moved anywhere on the screen on an iPhone.
Now you can control the device without resorting to physical buttons. And for a screenshot in the dialog box, click the “Device” button, then “More” and “Screenshot”. You will see how the analogue of the home button disappears from the screen on the iPhone for a short time and a screenshot is taken.
The AssistiveTouch icon will not spoil the image, as it simply does not appear in the screenshot, so there is no need to disable this function.
How to take a screenshot on iPhone Xr
It is done in exactly the same way – with two buttons: “off” and “increase the sound volume”. Bingo)
How Apple Pay is called in iPhone X and iPhone XS
Now Apple Pay is called up not by double-clicking on the Home button, simply because it is not there. A double quick tap on the Power button (turn on, off the phone). Do not give thanks)
How to take a screenshot in old iPhone 6, 7, 5, 4
In order to take a screenshot in older models of Apple phones, when the Home button still existed – a physical button that could be pressed. So, to take a screenshot – it was enough to simultaneously press the Home (the same physical) and Power buttons, which was usually on top, and in new models it moved to the right side of the phone. See screenshot.