Take a screenshot on your iPhone

Quickly save what's on your screen.

How to take a screenshot on iPhone X or later

  1. Press the Side button and the Volume up button at the same time. 
  2. Quickly release both buttons.
  3. After you take a screenshot, a thumbnail temporarily appears in the lower-left corner of your screen. Tap the thumbnail to open it or swipe left to dismiss it. 

How to take a screenshot on iPhone 8, 7 or 6

  1. Press the Side button and the Home button at the same time. 
  2. Quickly release both buttons.
  3. After you take a screenshot, a thumbnail temporarily appears in the lower-left corner of your screen. Tap the thumbnail to open it or swipe left to dismiss it. 

How to take a screenshot on iPhone SE, 5, or earlier

  1. Press the Top button and the Home button at the same time. 
  2. Quickly release both buttons.
  3. After you take a screenshot, a thumbnail temporarily appears in the lower-left corner of your screen. Tap the thumbnail to open it or swipe left to dismiss it. 

Where to find screenshots

Open Photos, then go to Albums > Screenshots.

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