How To Take Screenshot On Nokia Lumia 1020

Little bit about Lumia 1020:

Nokia is once again all set to rock the smartphone industry with its next ‘Lumia’ tagged device. If you are a gadget freak, and keep checking the tech news, then you might know which smartphone I am talking about. Yes, the Nokia Lumia 1020. This is an upcoming member of ‘well-going’ Lumia series of Nokia. This smartphone is not only expected to change destiny of Nokia, but of Windows Phone OS as well.

In case you don’t know, this smartphone is based on Windows Phone 8 OS, and has 41MP camera in it. This smartphone will be available on AT&T on 26th July. It will be available worldwide by end of September. If you have read out the specs of this smartphone, then chances are high that you are going to buy it. Is it so? If yes, then this article is meant for you. Here, I am providing guide to take screenshot on Nokia Lumia 1020.

How to take screenshot on Lumia 1020:

I have seen many people asking for the way to take screenshot on their smartphones, in various online forums. It seems that people are in frequent need of taking screenshot on their smartphone. Whatever is, it’s good to have knowledge of taking screenshot, as we can implement it to take screenshot of any troubleshoot, of gameplay, of high scores etc.

Just like Android, taking screenshot in earlier version of Windows Phone OS, is not possible. Since this is high demanding feature, so the Microsoft took it seriously and made this facility available in Windows Phone 8 OS. Since this is the same OS with which the upcoming Nokia Lumia 1020 is blessed, so taking screenshot on this device is possible. Yeah, the guide to take screenshot, that I am providing ahead, is applicable for all Windows Phone 8 based devices. So, knowledge of one, solution of many- a complete win-win situation, isn’t it?

Take Screenshot on Nokia Lumia 1020 

Taking screenshot on Nokia Lumia 1020 is pretty simple. To start with, make sure that you are on the screen whose screenshot you want to take. Well, it’s quite obvious thing, right? So, when you are on the intended screen, then just press the ‘Power’ key and ‘Start’ key (start key windows phone ) at the same time. On doing so, the screen will flash in no time. You will hear the general photo-clicking sound. This sound confirms that the screenshot of intended screen on your Nokia Lumia 1020 has been taken successfully. If you want to view this screenshot then just head over to ‘Photos’ section of your Nokia Lumia 1020. There, open the album titled ‘screenshots’. All screenshots taken by you exist here. You can now share it with your friends by email, on social networking sites etc.

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That’s it! This is how you can take screenshot on your Nokia Lumia 1020 whenever you want to. Of course, there are some apps available for this purpose. But, why to waste time on any app when such a simple and direct method is available to solve our problem? Do implement this method! Facing any problem while taking screenshot? Post in the comments and we’ll try to help you in every possible manner.


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