How to take a screenshot on Samsung Galaxy Note 9

There are several ways to take a screenshot on your Samsung Galaxy Note 9. The phone has added functionalities because of its S Pen or stylus, which you can also use to take a screenshot. In this post, I will share with you how to screenshot on note 9. While you may also need one method to take a screenshot, I will give you 4 cool ways in this article.

How to takes screenshot on note 9 with Palm Swipe

I think, when it comes to taking quick screenshots this method is the best one as you just have to swipe your hand over the screen and a screenshot is taken. It’s a scanner-like method only that you’re using your hand to scan the screen. But I give you the steps, you must first enable Palm Swipe to be able to enjoy taking screenshots using this method. Go to  Settings > Advanced features and enable “Palm swipe to capture.”

  1. Open the content you wish to screenshot.
  2. Place your hand vertically along the left or right edge of your Note 9, and swipe in from that edge with your hand touching the screen.
  3. You’ll see the screen flash, and the screenshot will briefly appear on the screen.
  4. The screenshot will be instantly shareable, but also remain in your notifications and Gallery for sharing later.

Take screenshots on Galaxy Note 9’s using key combination

This method is native to all Android devices. Most of the time you have to press and hold a couple of keys for a second or two and a screenshot will be taken. This will also work on your sophisticated Note 9.

  1. Open the content you wish to screenshot.
  2. At the same time, press and hold both the power button and volume down button for two seconds.
  3. You’ll see the screen flash, and the screenshot will briefly appear on the screen.
  4. The screenshot will be instantly shareable, but also remain in your notifications and Gallery for sharing later.

Take screenshots on Galaxy Note 9 using Bixby Voice screen capture

Bixby is Samsung’s personal assistant so this only works on your Note 9 and other flagship devices with Bixby. You can take a screenshot just by saying the command and not touching any of the buttons on your device.

  1. Open the content on the screen you want to capture.
  2. Press and hold the Bixby button, or if you’ve configured it, say “Hey Bixby.”
  3. With the interface activated, say “take a screenshot.”
  4. The screenshot will automatically be saved to the Gallery, where you can then view, edit and share it.

With this method, you could string together commands like how to screenshot on note 9 and share it to Facebook. It would just require you to know this feature a little more and you may enjoy it.

Take screenshots on Galaxy Note 9 using the S Pen

Now, if you want to take a screenshot the Note 9 way, then you will have to use this method. You’ll be using the S Pen of your device and make use of its features. Aside from taking a screenshot, you can also instantly edit the image to your liking.

  1. Open the content you wish to take a screenshot of.
  2. Take out the S Pen to launch Air Command, tap on Screen Write.
  3. The screen will flash and capture a single screenshot.
  4. You’re now instantly taken to an editing pane, where you can write on the screen with the S Pen.
  5. In the top toolbar, you’ll see options to change the color of your pen, enable an eraser and undo/redo your strokes.
  6. When finished, tap Crop, Share or Save to complete your work print screen

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