How to screenshot on Samsung Tab 4 | Step by Step User Guide

Taking screenshots, or capturing a photograph of the current display on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 4

, is a crucial feature of any modern smartphone or tablet.

​​The good news is that this capability is built right into Android 11 and One UI 3.1, so there’s no need to download any third-party apps to get it.

You can share a WhatsApp chat, Tinder profile, Instagram story, Facebook photo, or video clip from your device’s storage by taking a screenshot.

How to screenshot on Samsung Tab 4

Method 1:

These are the easy steps you need to take to take a screenshot on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 4:

Time required: 2 minutes on average

First Step:

Start by opening the app, website, or chat room that you wish to capture a screenshot of on your Samsung Galaxy Tab 4.

Second Step:

There are two ways to take a screenshot on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4: the standard Android method, which involves pressing the power and volume down keys at the same time, and 

How to screenshot on Samsung
Samsung’s own system, which involves swiping the palm of your hand from the right side to the left (or vice versa) of the screen. Depending on the software version you’re using, you might not have access to this feature.

First, you’ll need to enable the “Move palm to capture” option in the settings before you can use this gesture to take a screenshot.

Move palm to capture

Third step:

When you take a picture with your Samsung Galaxy Tab 4, it will be saved instantly in your device’s gallery.


Fourth step:

To edit, crop, or share the most recent capture you made with your Galaxy Tab 4 open the gallery and the photos and images will show in chronological order.

Gallary View

Method 2:

  1. Open the Samsung screen or app you want to capture.
  2. Slide your finger down from the top of the Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 screen and tap the “Screenshot” icon.
  3. The photo is saved in your Samsung phone or tablet’s gallery. The home screen has a photo gallery.

About Samsung Tab 4:

NETWORK Technology No cellular connectivity
LAUNCH Announced 2014, April. Released 2014, May
Status Discontinued
BODY Dimensions 186.9 x 107.9 x 9 mm (7.36 x 4.25 x 0.35 in)
Weight 276 g (9.74 oz)
Size 7.0 inches, 142.1 cm2 (~70.5% screen-to-body ratio)
Resolution 800 x 1280 pixels, 16:10 ratio (~216 ppi density)
PLATFORM OS Android 4.4.2 (KitKat), TouchWiz UX UI
Chipset Marvell PXA1088
CPU Quad-core 1.2 GHz
MEMORY Card slot microSDHC (dedicated slot)
Internal 8GB 1.5GB RAM, 16GB 1.5GB RAM
MAIN CAMERA Single 3.15 MP
Video 720p@30fps
SOUND Loudspeaker Yes, with dual speakers
3.5mm jack Yes
COMMS WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 a/b/g/n, dual-band, Wi-Fi Direct, hotspot
Bluetooth 4.0, A2DP
Infrared port Yes
Radio No
USB microUSB 2.0
FEATURES Sensors Accelerometer
BATTERY Type Li-Po 4000 mAh, non-removable
Talk time Up to 10 h (multimedia)
Music play Up to 190 h
MISC Colors White, Black
Models SM-T230, SM-T235, SM-T230NU
SAR 1.10 W/kg (body)
SAR EU 0.38 W/kg (body)
Price About 190 EUR

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