Screen Captures with 3 Mobile Device Types

Over-The-Shoulder Quick Tip

Here’s how to capture a screenshot of various mobile devices while they are running:

Press-and-hold the home button then while still holding the home button down press-and-release the sleep button. The screen will flash white and you’ll hear a snapshot sound. Tested on iPhone 3GS and iPad v1.

Only solution is with a connected computer. Use the Android SDK softwware while the device is attached to your computer. Tested on Google Nexus One.

BlackBerry PlayBook:
Press the Volume Up and Volume Down buttons at the same time.

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