Want to know how to screenshot on iPhone 7, 7 Plus, or iPad easily? Here is the step-by-step guide on how to screenshot on iPhone 7, 7 Plus, 6s, 6s Plus, 6, 6 Plus, 5s, 5 using two different ways.
Screenshots are great ways to capture precious moments and any useful Information. Earlier taking screenshots were a painful task. But now the ability to take a screenshot is integrated right into iOS. The most general way to take a screenshot on iPhone devices is to click the home button and press power button almost instantaneously. Or you can use the iPhone’s accessibility screenshot option.
Now that the home button on iPhone 7 / 7 plus is replaced by the pressure sensitive haptic feedback buttons. Will that change the way of taking iPhone screenshot entirely? The feeling may be different, but the procedure remains to be the same just like that on older iPhone models. So, let see a guide on how to screenshot on iPhone 7 / 7 Plus or iPad.
How to Screenshot on iPhone 7, 7 Plus, 6s, 6s Plus, 6, 6 Plus, 5s, 5
Step 1) Unlock your iPhone, if it’s locked.
Step 2) Open any app, a document or anything that needs to be screenshot’ed.
Step 3) Now, Press and hold the ‘Power + Home button‘ simultaneously together for 2 – 3 seconds.
Note: A delay in pressing the buttons will not result in taking a screenshot.
Step 4) A camera shutter sound will be registered upon a successful screenshot. If not try repeating the above steps.
Step 5) To access the screenshot, head to iPhone photos app. All the screenshots will be arranged automatically according to the time of screenshot taken.
The hardware version of taking screenshots needs a perfect timing and precision. If you fail to press home and power button instantly, you can end up in activating Siri and even waste your time.
iOS has a built-in feature where you can take screenshots without any hassle. That’s the software way of taking a screenshot on iPhone 7 plus.
Step 1) The first thing is to enable assistive touch. To do so, navigate to settings->Accessibility->Assistive touch.
Step 2) Turn on the toggle for activating assistive touch.
Step 3) In assistive touch menu, you can find screenshot option. Simply pressing it will take a screenshot.
Step 4) If you don’t find the option, you can press custom to customize the assistive touch panel.
That’s how you can and need to do to take screenshot on iPhone 7 / 7 plus and older versions. As you have witnessed the above procedure, you can find how similar it is in the versions of taking a screenshot on older iPhone models.