How to do a screen shot in any app

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How to do a screen shot in any app 1

To make a screenshot on Android is something very common. In order to do this there are various methods, which most already know. Although there are applications in which it is not possible to make a capture, because they are confidential information and the system itself prevents you from making those catches. Even in these cases it is possible to make catches.

There are various methods with which to be able to do a screenshot of the screen on any application on Android. Even in those in which, in principle, it is impossible. This is possible in several ways, either with cheats or with some specialized applications in these catches.

Classical methods to make a screen capture in Android

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In Android we have a number of methods normal or classic with which to make a screenshot. They tend to be the same in most phones, with some very minor differences, so that any user can make catches when needed. The most common methods that we can use are:

  • Press volume button and power off: This method is the most classic, that can vary depending on the brand. In some brands there is that press the volume down button and the power off at the same time. Other brands ask for the volume up and the power off. With this method you can make captures.
  • Quick settingsIn many brands in the quick settings we have the option of making a catch. At the time of wanting to do a screen capture on Android, just open those quick settings and press on this button. If this button does not appear, it is possible that if you personalize these quick settings to have access to the same.
  • Google Assistant: Another method to turn to in Android to make catches. We can ask the wizard to take a snapshot at a particular time, simply with a voice command.
  • Catch with three fingers or knuckle: In some layers in Android (One UI, or EMUI) it gives the possibility of making catches of a different way, such as by sliding three fingers on the screen or with the knuckles. This is something that can be set in the phone settings, to do a screen capture.

How to make screenshots in apps that do not leave

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There are applications in which to make a screenshot is not possible, because they show private information, or in the settings for that application locks the screen captures. This is a situation I’m sure many have faced at some time. Although there is a trick to be able to obtain these catches, which may work for many users on Android, for which we are going to need to Google Assistant.

The steps to do this are:

  1. Active Google Assistant on your phone.
  2. Click on the button that says What is on my screen?
  3. The wizard will answer you “have Not found anything on the screen.”
  4. Look at the bottom of the screen.
  5. Tap to Share screenshot.
  6. Sends the capture (by e-mail, Telegram or WhatsApp) or keep it in Drive.

With these steps we have obtained this capture impossible up to the moment. It is a simple method, although not all of them are going to work. There are occasions that it will still not be possible to perform the screen capture on the phone. But it may be that many of them will be of help to get those shots that they want or need at some point.


Applications to control mobile from PC

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There are applications that allow you to control your Android phone from your computer, being able to open applications and display the same at all times. Thanks to this, you’ll be able to do a capture from your own computer, on whose screen you will see the screen of your phone. It is a method that can also function in this regard.

Therefore, any application that can have on the computer screen of our Android phone we will then perform a screen capture on the computer, to have the contents of the screen available on the phone. There are several applications that we can use to do this:

  • Vysor: An application that allows you to control an Android phone from the computer. For that to work you need to enable the USB debugging in the device and connect the phone to the PC via the USB cable. The setup process is simple and allows you to have access to a telephone in their entirety.
  • scrcpy: One of the best (or the best) app to control your phone from the computer. One of the advantages of this app is that you do not have to install anything. It is easy to use and we just need to install a small program on the computer to go to work without any problems.

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