How To Take A Screenshot On Samsung Galaxy J3

Taking a screenshot or screen capture on Samsung Galaxy J devices might be a little difficult because it has many methods. We have detailed two methods to take a screenshot on your J3 smartphone. Follow the one which is easy for you.

Samsung Galaxy J3 screenshot

Taking a screenshot on your Samsung Galaxy J3 is easy with these two below methods. Follow the below steps one by one without missing any.

How To Take Screenshot on Samsung J3

Step 1: Navigate the screen in which you want to take a screenshot.

Step 2: Hold the power and volume down button simultaneously.

Step 3: You will hear the camera shutter sound indicating that the screenshot has been taken successfully.

Step 4: Now the screenshot notification will show up in the notification panel or you can find your screenshot on your phone gallery app on the screenshot folder.

Take Screenshots on Galaxy J3 with Palm Swipe Gesture:

Step 1: Navigate to the screen on your phone of which you want to take a screenshot.

Step 2: Holding the bottom edge of your hand and starting at the right, slowly moving your hand from right to left across the screen. For this method to work, you need to enable the Swipe Gesture option in the settings options.

Step 3: Now the screenshot will be taken and saved in your screenshot folder. You can now share your screenshot image via email or on social media.

Can i take screenshot on samsung j3 2017 

Yes you can take screenshot on samsung j3 by using hardware button or using screenshot toggle button on the notification centre.

Samsung Galaxy J3 Screenshot not Working

Taking a screenshot on your galaxy phone will not work if you pressing the wrong hardware buttons. You have to press the volume down and power button at the same time. Or you can use the screenshot toggle to fix the issue without using the hardware buttons.


Samsung Galaxy J3 smartphone was launched in November 2015. The phone designed with a 5.00-inch touchscreen display with a 720 x 1280 pixel of resolution.
The phone has 8GB of internal storage that can be further expanded up to 128 GB via microSD card. It is powered by 1.2GHz quad-core and it comes with 1.5GB of RAM. The phone contains 8MP primary camera and a 5MP front shooter for selfies.
The galaxy j3 phone supports Wi-Fi, GPS, Bluetooth, 4G. It runs on Android 5.1.

Also read : How to take a screenshot on Oppo

Hope our tutorial was helpful. Do let us know in the comments if you have taken your Samsung screenshot successfully.

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