Samsung Galaxy S8 How to take screenshot by wiping - tip

There are many different ways to take a screenshot on the Samsung Galaxy S8. One of them is the so-called "wipe". If you have heard of it before and like to use this variant, we would like to explain you here how to activate it on the S8 in the settings of Android. Please proceed according to the following instructions:

Screenshot by wiping over the display - Settings

Samsung Galaxy S8

  • Open the settings from the App menu and select "Advanced functions".
  • Here you can see the option "Screenshot" - this must now be set to "Active" by means of the slider.
  • To take a screenshot, wipe your hand edge from left to right over the screen of the Samsung Galaxy S8.

The screenshot is now recorded and saved.

To be able to see it again slowly, here is a video explaining the process again:

You have just discovered a new variant to take a screenshot on the Samsung Galaxy S8.


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