How to screenshot on Samsung Galaxy A3

Capturing a screenshot on Galaxy A3 is easy. There are actually two ways to take screenshots on this device.

How to take screenshot using Hardware buttons

  1. Press and hold the Power and Home buttons at the same time.
  2. Do not release before your phone gives you feedback in the form of either a flash, a sound or a vibration.

How to take screenshot using the Palm Swipe Gesture

  1. Enable Palm Swipe gesture first by going under Settings and searching for Palm Swipe to capture. You can use search box under Settings menu for this.
  2. Close the settings app and prepare the screen which you want to capture.
  3. Swipe across the screen horizontally from either side, edge to edge. If you do it correctly, a swipe animation will trigger and it will save the screenshot.