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How to Take Screenshots on Huawei Mate 9

Find out how you can take screenshots on Huawei’s Mate 9 flagship with this article. Huawei has bundled in some great hardware with the Mate 9 and that includes a great display. You can capture whatever is being run on the display by taking a screenshot. Be it your high score in the recent game you have been addicted to, an image on Instagram, something your stumbled upon on the web or just plain old chats that you want to share, all can be done through a screenshot. There are various methods provided by the software running on the Mate 9 and fortunately, we have them all detailed below. Follow the guide below to find out how take screenshots on Huawei Mate 9.

Screenshots are the easiest way to share information. Not only do you have a wide canvas which you can manipulate but the person you are sending it to can easily understand it as well. In this guide, we will tell you all the methods through which you can take a screenshot on Huawei Mate 9. The Mate 9 does come with Scroll shot which we have mentioned as well.

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There are three methods that you can follow in order to take a screenshot on Huawei Mate 9. You can take screenshots by:

  • Knuckle-Sense Technology
  • Hardware buttons
  • Scrollshot

These methods make taking screenshots really easy. You can use any one of these:

1. How to Take Screenshots with Knuckle-Sense Technology:

Knuckle screenshot is a part of all Huawei phones for quite some time now. This method lets you quickly get a screenshot with your knuckle.

Step 1 – If not activated, you can activate the Smart Screenshot feature in Huawei Mate 9 yourself. In order to do so, go into the Settings app and go to the Smart assistance menu.

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Step 2 – Now select Motion control and find the Smart screenshot from the list of features and switch it on.

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Step 3 – Close the settings app, head to the screen which you want to capture.

Step 4 – Here is the fun part — now simply knock twice on the screen. Your phone will slightly vibrate and a screenshot preview will be shown on your screen. That’s it! You can also watch this feature working in a video below:

2. How To Take Screenshot Using Hardware Buttons:

This one is one of the fastest and most convenient ways to take a screenshot on your Huawei Mate S. Just follow these quick steps to take one right now:

Step 1 – Open the application/screen which you want to take a screenshot of.

Step 2 – Now press and hold the Power and Volume Down buttons together.

Step 3 – You will see a quick animation and hear a feedback sound that will show that a screenshot was just taken.

3. How To Take Scrollshot:

Huawei Mate 9 also supports Scrollshot. Scrollshot is a screenshot of a complete scroll-able page. For example a web page or a list of settings or a menu.

Step 1 – Open the application/screen which you want to take a screenshot of.

Step 2 – Now take a normal screenshot by pressing and holding the Power and Volume Down buttons together.

Step 3 – You will see a quick animation and hear a feedback sound that will show that a screenshot was just taken.

Step 4 – Now tap on the “Scrollshot” before the animation disappears.

Step 5 – Your phone will start scrolling the screen and begin taking screenshots.

Step 6 – Tap the screen if you want to stop. (or the phone will stop automatically after taking the screenshot of the entire page.)

Step 7 – The phone will now being to stick the screenshots together and produce a single image.

You can now share the image easily with your friends.

— How to Find Saved Screenshots?

It’s very easy to find them. You can go to the Gallery app and look for the Screenshots folder/album. Or manually, you can go to the Pictures > Screenshots folder in your phone memory and check all the screenshots you have taken so far.

You may also like to check out our Huawei Mate 9 section for official firmware updates, custom ROMs, tips and other tutorials.

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Taimur Akmal

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