With screenshots being such a fast and easy way to share content with friends and colleagues alike, we all need to know how to take them. Our quick guide will show you how to take a screenshot with your OnePlus 5T.

If you've just got yourself a brand new OnePlus 5T, have a look at our guides for moving over apps and contacts from your last phone.

How to take a screenshot with a OnePlus 5T:

  • Bring up the content you’d like to capture on your screen.
  • Hold down the Power and Volume Down buttons at the same time, until you see the screenshot animation on the screen.
  • A pop up will appear at the bottom giving you options to edit or share your image.

Now, if you’d like to get fancy, you can take a scrolling screenshot. These are great for capturing large pages of content that can’t fit into just one screen, such as large articles or restaurant menus.

How to take a scrolling screenshot with a OnePlus 5T:

  • Find the content that you want to capture.
  • Hold down the Power and Volume Down buttons at the same time, until you see the screenshot animation on the screen.
  • A toolbar will appear at the bottom of your screen, tap the button that resembles a phone screen.
  • Your OnePlus 5T will then automatically scroll down and capture the whole page in a screenshot.

If you’re feeling extra relaxed over the Christmas break, you can always have your phone take your screenshot for you.

How to take a screenshot on a OnePlus 5T with the virtual assistant:

  • Ensure voice activation is on.
  • Find the content you wish to capture.
  • Say “Ok, Google… Take a screenshot”

Your virtual assistant will then take the screenshot, and you can edit and share to your liking.