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Old September 19th, 2013, 06:55 AM   #1 (permalink)
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I have a Samsung Galaxy 2 10.1 tablet. After the latest update to android 4.2.2 the screen shots button is gone from the task bar. How do I take a screen shot now?

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Old September 19th, 2013, 10:37 AM   #2 (permalink)
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1. If your cell phone has Android 4.0 or later press and hold the Volume Down and Power buttons at the same time for a screenshot.

2. If your device is rooted you can install an app like Screenshot:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.geeksoft.screenshot

3. For a non rooted device you can buy this app:
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.edwardkim.android.screenshotitfulln oroot

4. You can also use Android SDK:
How To Take Screenshots In Android Using Android SDK
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It seems to be device/manufacturer dependent because on my HTC One, screenshot is achieved by holding power button down and pressing home button.

On the HTC One there is also a dedicated screenshot button on the new menu accessed by a two-finger pull down, which I find a bit easier to use. It came with the 4.2.2 update but I don't know whether it is common to all devices/manufacturers.

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