How to Take a Screenshot on Galaxy Tab S9 [with Long Screenshot]

Samsung refreshed its flagship tablet series by bringing three new Tab S9 models if we exclude FE models. Galaxy Tab S9, S9 Plus and Galaxy Tab S9 Ultra are available. If you are looking to capture screenshot on the new Galaxy tablets, you have come to the right place. Here you will know how to take a screenshot on Galaxy Tab S9.

Tablets have big display which makes office work easy and also acknowledge a good device for entertainment. If you own a Tablet, you will find yourself using it for most of the work like browsing internet, making slides, writing blogs, and many other tasks. And you will come across some important pages that you want to save through screenshot. So its good to know the process.

Just like other Android phones, you can use different methods to take a simple or even scrolling screenshots. Unfortunately the process is not easy like Xiaomi, and OnePlus phones. Now let’s jump into the first method.

Take a Screenshot on Galaxy Tab S9 using Gesture

Almost every phone come with a gesture to take screenshots. Talking about Samsung device, they come with palm gesture which is a bit difficult and I think Samsung need to make it easy. Anyway you should know how to use it.

Step 1: On your Galaxy Tab S9, open Settings.

Step 2: Navigate to Advanced features > Motions and gestures.

Step 3: Confirm that Palm swipe to capture is enable. Enable it if its not already enabled.

Step 4: Go to the page you want to capture.

Step 5: Swipe palm across the screen either from left or right side.

Step 6: This will capture the page and you will also get the quick action menu. From the menu you can quick edit the screenshot or you can also share the screenshot.

When you take the screenshot, it will be saved in the Screenshot folder that you can access directly in Gallery as well as File Manager.

Now let’s move to the second method.

Take a Screenshot on Galaxy Tab S9 using Buttons

Similar to all Samsung Galaxy phones, the Tab S9 also has the button shortcut to capture screenshot. But as the Tablet is big pressing multiple buttons as the same time is challenging. It is not easy like small phones. But if you are unable to capture screenshot using the above method you can try it.

Step 1: Open the screen that you want to capture.

Step 2: Now press Power and Volume Down button at the same time.

Step 3: This will take a screenshot.

Similar to the last method you will be given quick action menu after taking the screenshot. You can take action if you want, or you can leave it.

Take a Screenshot on Galaxy Tab S9 using Edge Panel

Edge Panel is a cluster of various shortcut actions and apps. From the Edge Panel you can also take screenshot. But first you need to enable it and then you will be able to use it. Let’s see how it works.

Step 1: Open Settings on your Galaxy tablet and navigate to Display settings.

Step 2: Scroll down and turn on the toggle for Edge Panels. Once enable you will see a transparent line at the side.

Step 3: Now open the page you want to capture in screenshot.

Step 4:. From the transparent line swipe to the left a bit to bring up Edge Panel options.

Step 5: Now tap the Take screenshots icon and your Tab will take the screenshot.

Edge Panels could have more pages based on your preference you selected in the Settings. So make sure to swipe through available pages when you don’t find Take screenshot icon after bringing Edge Panel screen.

How to Take a Long Screenshot on Galaxy Tab S9

If you want to capture a page that goes beyond one screen, then you can take scrolling screenshots. For example you want to capture the Settings page from the first to last settings all in one page, or you want to capture a long page. Its quite easy.

Note: Not every page support long screenshot. You can find out which pages are supported while attempting the given steps.

Step 1: Open the page you want to capture.

Step 2: Take the screenshot using any of the above methods.

Step 3: Now at the bottom menu that appear after taking screenshot, look for two down arrows. Tap on it before the menu disappear.

Step 4: When you tap the arrow icon, the screenshot will expand to next page. Tap the arrow icon until it covers up to the point you want to capture in a single screenshot.

This way you can capture long screenshot also known as scrolling screenshot. Remember, if you want to share the long screenshot with other, make sure to share in full quality otherwise nothing will be visible if its a quite long screenshot.

So this is the complete guide on how to take a screenshot on Galaxy Tab S9. You can follow same methods for other Galaxy tablets. In case you have any queries let us know in the comment section.

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Ashutosh singh

Computer Science graduate and tech enthusiast. Love testing new tech gadgets ever since my first windows phone from Samsung. Working as a technical writer for more than five years, and I believe I have also developed good SEO skills. In my spare time, I like watching movies, and playing games.

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