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How to take a screenshot and long screenshot on Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro? [Complete guide]

How to take a screenshot and long screenshot on Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro? [Complete guide]

By  Sophia Windsor 2019-09-10 15686 0

The Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro are newly released hot smartphones on the market. The Redmi Note 8 Pro features 64MP quad rear cameras, 4500mAh large battery and MediaTek Helio G90T processor. However, for some new Xiaomi users, they may not know how to take a screenshot or take a long screenshot (extended screenshot) on Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro smartphones. But don’t worry, you will easily master the screenshot tricks after reading the following guide.

How to take a screenshot and long screenshot on Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro 

3 easy ways to take a screenshot on Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro

There are 3 easy ways to take a screenshot on Redmi Note 8 and Redmi Note 8 Pro smartphones.

Shortcut key screenshot (physical button screenshot)

Step 1. Navigate to the page you want to make a screenshot.

Step 2. Hold the “Power Key” and “Volume Down” key at the same time for a few seconds until a screenshot picture is generated.

Step 3. Find the screenshot in your gallery. 

Notification bar screenshot

Step 1. Find the screen page where you want the screenshot.

Step 2. Pull down the notification bar (swipe the phone’s screen from top to bottom).

Notification bar screenshot 

Step 3. Find the screenshot icon to quickly create a screenshot.

Step 4. Find the screenshot in your gallery.

Gesture screenshot

Step 1. Go to “Settings” - “Additional settings” - “Button and gesture shortcuts” - “Take a screenshot” - select “Slide 3 fingers down”.

Gesture screenshot 

Step 2. Navigate to the page that you want to take a screenshot.

Step 3. Slide 3 fingers down on the screen to capture the screenshot.

Step 4. Find the screenshot in your gallery.

That’s all about the method to take a screenshot on Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro. Now, let’s tell you how to take a long screenshot on Redmi Note 8 series smartphones.  

How to take a long screenshot on Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro?

Sometimes, you may want to share a complete more than one screen content of the Redmi Note 8 phones with your friends, so you should learn about the long screenshot tricks. That’s also very easy. Just follow the steps below.

Step 1. Find the page you want the screenshot.

Step 2. Take a general screenshot using any of the 3 methods mentioned above.

Step 3. Tap the thumbnail image immediately that appears in the upper-right corner and then a new menu will appear below the screenshot image.

How to take a long screenshot on Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro 

Step 4. Select the “Scroll” button on the left-bottom of the new menu.

How to take a  long screenshot on Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro 

Step 5. Then your smartphone will automatically start taking a long screenshot.

Step 6. You can either click on the done option below to stop the screenshot or wait till the entire page is captured.

How to take a long screenshot on Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 and Note 8 Pro​ 

Step 7. Once the long screenshot is finished, it will be automatically saved to your phone’s gallery. And you can also directly select “Send” button below to share it.

Have you mastered all the screenshot and long screenshot tricks mentioned above?

For Gearbest customers: If you've purchased the Xiaomi Redmi Note 8 Pro smartphones from us and still have problems after reading the post, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us. Just fill in the ticket with your questions at our Support Center and send it to us. We will do our best to deal with your problem as soon as possible. We are always happy to help.


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