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How To Screenshot on Xbox

by Simon Todd
How To Screenshot on Xbox

How to Take a Screenshot on Xbox One: A Step-by-Step Guide

Taking a screenshot on Xbox One is a simple process that can be done in just a few steps. This guide will walk you through the process of capturing and saving screenshots on your Xbox One console.

Step 1: Press the Xbox button on your controller to open the guide menu.

Step 2: Select “Capture & Share” from the list of options.

Step 3: Choose “Take Screenshot” from the Capture & Share menu.

Step 4: Your screenshot will now be captured and saved to your console’s hard drive, as well as uploaded to your Xbox Live profile for sharing with friends or posting online. You can also access it directly from within the Capture & Share menu by selecting “Manage Captures” and then selecting “View All Captures”.

Step 5: To share your screenshot, select it in Manage Captures and choose either “Share with Friends” or “Post Online” depending on where you want to share it. You can also save it locally by selecting “Save To Device”.

Following these steps should allow you to easily take screenshots on your Xbox One console and share them with friends or post them online for others to see!

How to Capture and Share Your Best Gaming Moments with Xbox Screenshots

Capturing and sharing your best gaming moments with Xbox screenshots is a great way to show off your skills and share the fun with friends. Here’s how to do it:

1. Press the Xbox button on your controller to open the guide.
2. Select “Capture & Share” from the menu on the left side of the screen.
3. Choose “Take Screenshot” from this menu, then press A on your controller to take a screenshot of whatever is currently happening in-game.
4. To view or edit your screenshot, select “Manage Captures” from this same menu, then choose which capture you want to view or edit by pressing A on it in the list that appears below it.
5. If you want to share your screenshot online, select “Share” from this same menu and choose where you would like to post it (e.g., Twitter). You can also save it locally by selecting “Save To Device” instead of Share if you prefer not to post online at all!
6. Once you have shared or saved your screenshot, press B twice on your controller until you are back at the main Capture & Share screen and then press B again until you are back in-game!

With these steps, capturing and sharing those special gaming moments has never been easier! So go ahead – show off those amazing plays and let everyone know just how good (or bad!) they really are!


1. How do I take a screenshot on my Xbox?

To take a screenshot on your Xbox, press the Xbox button on your controller to open the guide, then select “Capture & share” and choose “Take a screenshot”. You can also double-tap the Xbox button to quickly capture a screenshot.

2. Can I edit my screenshots before sharing them?
Yes, you can edit your screenshots before sharing them by selecting “Edit & share” from the Capture & share menu after taking the screenshot. This will allow you to add text, draw on it or crop it before saving or sharing it with others.