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  1. Ash Burn's Avatar
    Hello, after system upgrade my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 to Jelly Bean 4.1.2, my screenshot button is missing.!!
    How to reinstall it back? Thanks
    RICO GOLDSTAR and ajghepy like this.
    06-20-2013 02:46 PM
  2. Moses Zeiger's Avatar
    You can't get it back. Press the Power button and volume down button to take a screen shot.
    RICO GOLDSTAR likes this.
    06-20-2013 06:04 PM
  3. return_0's Avatar
    You can't get it back. Press the Power button and volume down button to take a screen shot.
    Exactly. To add to this, you can get it back, but only by rooting.

    Sent from my pure Google Nexus 7 using Android Central Forums
    06-20-2013 06:17 PM
  4. WimpyR's Avatar
    How to do that rooting thingy? i want my screenshot back
    07-14-2013 04:29 AM
  5. chadthebuilder's Avatar
    How to do that rooting thingy? i want my screenshot back
    I originally rooted my tab just to bring back screenshot features. Now I run a custom ROM, and have never looked back. Before rooting, you need to understand the risks, such as, it will void the warranty. If you are not careful, you can ruin your device. There are different rooting methods, but I used CF AutoRoot. Just make sure you use the correct version for your device.

    Posted via Android Central App
    ajghepy likes this.
    07-15-2013 06:09 PM
  6. jstwondrng's Avatar
    You can't get it back. Press the Power button and volume down button to take a screen shot.
    Thanks Moses Zeiger! Was missing that functionality

    J
    07-26-2013 12:10 PM
  7. Penney1115's Avatar
    So even doing a factory reset won't bring the screen capture key back?
    Was it the system upgrade that took it away?
    I'm just curious cause I worried I did something to cause it to vanish
    So if I know pretty much for sure it was a system upgrade and Samsung decided to get rid
    Of it because it was a bit annoying having the key right there were we could accidentally touch it while working. I appreciate a reply to penney.d@gmail.com
    08-05-2013 03:41 PM
  8. chadthebuilder's Avatar
    So even doing a factory reset won't bring the screen capture key back?
    Was it the system upgrade that took it away?
    I'm just curious cause I worried I did something to cause it to vanish
    So if I know pretty much for sure it was a system upgrade and Samsung decided to get rid
    Of it because it was a bit annoying having the key right there were we could accidentally touch it while working. I appreciate a reply to penney.d@gmail.com
    It was removed by Samsung in the 4.1 JellyBean update. You actually could remove it yourself easily before, by going into settings.

    Posted from my Samsung Galaxy tab with Android 4.2.2
    08-06-2013 10:59 PM
  9. Iina Aaltonen's Avatar
    You can't get it back. Press the Power button and volume down button to take a screen shot.
    Where is the usability with this update... The buttons are so inconveniently located that now I have to manoeuvre the tablet in different positions and use two hands to get things done. Frustrating! And there was no warning.
    08-09-2013 06:47 AM
  10. Ahmed Alshimary's Avatar
    Me too I lose the same button .. what I do to make it back ? I know that's way power and down. .. but I need things more easily.
    ..
    08-23-2013 08:02 PM
  11. Crystal Winn-Lunsford's Avatar
    I miss the screen shot button.i wish they wouldnt have done that,makes me wish i never updated, i absolutly hate the hold down 2 keys option.half the time i just turn my power off or volume down.(i guess i just need better2 button skills). Plus it looks weird with a blank spot. I thought the screenshot option was gone forever so im glad i found this(altho my 3yr old was able 2 recently take a few&i couldnt figure out how she was doing it.lol)i dont know why it didnt occur 2 me to try that as its the same with my phone.
    Tina Betancourt likes this.
    10-07-2013 01:05 PM
  12. newgalaxy 10tabuser's Avatar
    I have tried SEVERAL times to use rthe power and down volume button to do the screen shot and it just seems to shut off my Galagy Tab2 10". What am I doing wrong????? I miss the shortcut icon!!
    10-21-2013 11:16 AM
  13. chadthebuilder's Avatar
    I have tried SEVERAL times to use rthe power and down volume button to do the screen shot and it just seems to shut off my Galagy Tab2 10". What am I doing wrong????? I miss the shortcut icon!!
    Be sure and hit both buttons at the exact same time, otherwise, you will end up turning your device off, or the volume off.

    Posted from the awesome new Nexus 7
    10-29-2013 10:37 PM
  14. Kashth's Avatar
    I've tried the power plus volume many times but I can't get it work.
    11-07-2013 12:02 PM
  15. Roohi Baloch's Avatar
    i want to answer rite now..please tell me the solution
    12-01-2013 08:38 AM
  16. Roohi Baloch's Avatar
    i could not get the power and down button
    12-01-2013 08:50 AM
  17. mrsmumbles's Avatar
    Just use both hands if necessary. One finger on power, another finger on the bottom of the volume rocker. If you press the buttons too far at the bottom edge it doesn't work.

    So press on like the whole bottom half of the volume rocker and firmly on power just at the same time. Practice makes perfect.

    Sent from my LG870 via Tapatalk 2
    12-01-2013 09:31 AM
  18. Pinqu's Avatar
    I can confirm the above works on Tab 2 10.1 (android 4.2.2), but instead of the volume down I had to press the volume up. On my tablet that is the side of the volume button that is not next to the power button. Hope that helps
    12-11-2013 04:44 PM
  19. fancypancy's Avatar
    Press the Power Button and Home Screen button at the same time. Not the Volume button. That won't work. It isn't that tricky but may take a few tries. I'm also very disappointed that the camera icon was removed.
    I hope this helps =)
    01-18-2014 02:11 PM
  20. fancypancy's Avatar
    Press the Power Button and Home Screen button at the same time. Not the Volume button. That won't work. It isn't that tricky but may take a few tries. I'm also very disappointed that the camera icon was removed.
    I hope this helps =)
    01-18-2014 02:20 PM
  21. Victor Laconico's Avatar
    Hello, after system upgrade my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 to Jelly Bean 4.1.2, my screenshot button is missing.!!
    How to reinstall it back? Thanks
    02-21-2014 03:49 PM
  22. zubzero47's Avatar
    Hello, after system upgrade my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 to Jelly Bean 4.1.2, my screenshot button is missing.!!
    How to reinstall it back? Thanks
    Hi..I'm just try explore my phone in setting menu..I hv my screen shot back..

    1) go to setting menu
    2) go to screen
    3) select quick lunch
    4) choose screen shot

    I get the screen shot at quick lunch bar
    Hope this step help..
    02-27-2014 02:07 AM
  23. Shel Adams's Avatar
    the power button and volum dont work for me to have screen capture what can i do ? plz help
    03-21-2014 01:37 AM
  24. zenrei's Avatar
    Hi..I'm just try explore my phone in setting menu..I hv my screen shot back..

    1) go to setting menu
    2) go to screen
    3) select quick lunch
    4) choose screen shot

    I get the screen shot at quick lunch bar
    Hope this step help..
    There is no "Screen" option. Can you upload a screenshot for this?
    05-08-2014 09:06 AM
  25. Maria Lou Galera's Avatar
    Hello, after system upgrade my Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 to Jelly Bean 4.1.2, my screenshot button is missing.!!
    How to reinstall it back? Thanks
    05-16-2014 06:12 AM
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