Screenshot iPhone - create recording from screen
For example, if you want to send a snippet of a chat message, you can create a screenshot of your screen. On a Windows PC or Mac, you create the shot using a keyboard shortcut. If you want to create the screenshot on your iPhone, then this is also possible via the right keys.
How to create a screenshot via your iPhoneIn some cases, it may be necessary to make a recording of your screen, for example to send it to others. As with other devices, it is also possible to take a screenshot on your iPhone. For this, you only need the appropriate key combination.
- To create a screenshot on your iPhone, you need to press the power button and the home button at the same time. After that, you will see the screen become bright for a short time. This will let you know that a screenshot of the screen has been taken. In addition, you will hear a beep.
- In newer devices, there is not always a home button. For example, this is the case with the iPhone X. Here you press the power button and the volume up button at the same time. Subsequently, a beep sounds here as well. In addition, the screen becomes brighter.
- Once the screenshot is created, the recording is saved in your photo folder. You can get to this via the photo app.
- In some apps, the screenshot function is blocked for security reasons. This is especially the case with banking apps.