How To Take a Screenshot on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3
Screenshot is very useful if you wish to capture a particular web page or an interesting moment while playing games. You can then share the screenshot with your friends or upload them to your social media.
The high-resolution display on your Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 allows you take excellent screenshots. There are two methods that you can use to take screenshots. Let’s take a look at how to utilize these methods.
Take Screenshots Using Physical Buttons
This method of taking screenshots is the most common and pretty similar on most Android devices. You need to do the following:
1. Open the Page You Want to Screenshot
Go to the web page that you wish to screenshot or launch the desired app. Make sure all the information that you want to capture is shown on the screen by swiping up or down.
2. Hit the Buttons
When you are ready to take a screenshot, press the Volume Down and Power buttons at the same time. The screen of your Xiaomi will blink and you will hear a shutter sound. These are the signals that the screenshot has been taken.
3. Check The Notifications
A notification will inform you of the fact. Swipe down from the top of your screen to preview the notification. You can tap on the notification to access the screenshot.
Take Screenshots Using Toggles
This method allows you to capture screenshots using the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3’s software. These are the steps you need to take:
1. Swipe Down on your Home Screen
Go to your Home Screen and swipe down from the top. This action will take you to the Notifications area.
2. Swipe Left
Once you are inside the Notifications area you need to swipe left to access the menu with all the toggle actions.
3. Swipe up
In the toggle actions menu, find the Screenshots toggle.
4. Tap on the Screenshots Toggle
Tap on the Screenshots Toggle in the middle of the screen to capture the desired page.
How to Find Your Screenshots
All screenshots are instantly saved in your Gallery. You can easily access them by following these steps:
1. Launch the Gallery App
Tap on the Gallery app on your Home Screen to access all of the images on your Xiaomi Redmi Note 3.
2. Swipe Left
Once you are inside the Gallery app, swipe left to get to the Screenshots folder.
3. Tap on the Screenshots Folder
To access the screenshots, you need to tap on the Screenshots folder.
Accessing Screenshots via File Explorer App
There is another alternative method to access your screenshots. Here is what you need to do:
- Launch File Explorer App
- Tap on Phone
Once you are inside the Phone menu, swipe down until you reach the DCIM folder.
- Select DCIM folder
Tap to open the DCIM folder to locate the screenshots.
- Tap on Screenshots and Select the Relevant One
To Wrap Up
The toggles screenshot method might not be as easy as using the physical buttons. But it can be very useful if for some reason the physical buttons don’t work. Either way, taking screenshots on the Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 can be a one-hand operation.