How to Take a Screenshot on iPad mini?

Screen capturing on mobile phones and tablets is very useful feature. Latest iOS and Android devices all have this feature built-in so you can easily take screenshot on iPhone, iPad or Android smartphones. For instance, you can refer to this guide to capture screen on Samsung galaxy phones. If you are using a Motorola mobile phone, check out the instructions to take a screenshot on Moto X. In this guide, we will explain how to capture a screen shot on iPad Mini. Like iPhone, Samsung galaxy phones and Moto X, iPad mini also allows you to capture a screenshot directly without any third-party app.

Instructions to Take a ScreenShot on iPad Mini

First of all, bring up what you like to capture on your iPad mini display. It could be a game, a web page, your messages, your PDF document, mailing address, etc.

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To capture screen of iPad Mini, simply press the power button and the home button at the same time until you hear the shutter sound. Also you will notice the iPad screen flashes at the same time. Screenshots on iPad mini will be saved to your Camera Roll the same place you capture and save photos. You can open the photos app on your iPad to view the captured screenshots, edit screenshot using photo editors, share screenshot on social network services, save the screenshots to cloud hosting service, publish to your blogs or transfer the screenshots to other devices.

Extra iPad Screenshot Tips

  • Screenshots captured on iPad mini will be saved to your photo album on the device. You can manage them the same as other photos on iPad. If you accidentally deleted screenshots, you can refer to this guide to recover lost photos and videos on iPad mini.
  • The above method can be used to take screenshots on almost all iPad models, such as iPad, iPad 2, iPad 3, iPad 4, iPad mini, iPad Air, even iPhones. When you failed to capture screen following above instructions, most probably you haven’t done it right. Just practise more before you can get it right.