How to Screenshot with iPhone 11 Pro (Max)

If you are looking to capture a screenshot on your new iPhone 11 Pro Max, here we teach you various methods on how to screenshot with the iPhone 11. The post shows multiple ways to do the task so read on to learn how.

Joy Taylor Posted on: Nov. 12, 2019, Last Updated: Nov. 13, 2019

Unless you have been living under a rock or you are a die-hard Android fan, you will know that Apple has recently launched a bunch of new iPhone models. These iPhones are called the iPhone 11 and they come in multiple variants. If you are a lucky one and have got yourself a shiny new iPhone 11 Pro Max, we would like to congratulate you.

While you will find that most tasks are easy to do on your newer iPhone as they are mainly the same as on the previous versions of the phone, taking screenshots on your new iPhone might require some learning. Although it might be rare for some users to take screenshots on their iPhones, it is always a good idea to know how to do things so you can do them when you are in need. This eliminates the need to learn something when what you want to do is the actual task.

Part 1. How to Take Screenshot on iPhone 11 Pro (Max)

In this part of the guide, you will learn how to take a screenshot on the iPhone 11 Pro Max using the standard screenshot method. You might have used it before but it does not harm to relearn it, especially if you have not used the feature in a long time. Also, those of you who are using an iPhone for the first time, you will find that taking screenshots on an iPhone is much easier than you might think.

It only requires pressing a key combination and the resulting screenshot is saved on your device. If you have ever taken a screenshot on an Android device, you are already halfway there to take screenshots on your new iPhone. The following shows how to do the actual task of capturing screenshots on an iPhone 11 Pro Max:

Step 1: Launch the app or the screen that you want to capture using the screenshot feature on your iPhone. This could be any app or screen that you want captured.

Step 2: When you are on the screen you want to capture, press both Volume Up and Side buttons together. This is the key combination that helps you take a screenshot on your iPhone.

Capture a Screenshot Using Buttons on the iPhone 11 Pro Max

Capture a Screenshot Using Buttons on the iPhone 11 Pro Max

Step 3: If your iPhone is not in silent mode, you will hear a click sound that confirms your screenshot has been successfully taken. You will also see your screen flashing for a second which indicates the screenshot was captured.

To view the newly captured screenshot on your iPhone 11 Pro Max, open the Photos app and you will find your screenshot in there. It should be in the recent photos list since it has just been captured on your device.

Part 2. How to Take Screenshot on iPhone 11 Using AssistiveTouch

AssistiveTouch is another way to take screenshots on the iPhones and it works on the latest iPhone as well. All it requires you to do is enable an option on your iPhone and you are then able to capture a screenshot with the tap of an option. In this method, you do not need to press any physical buttons and you only need to tap on an option on your screen to capture the screenshot.

Step 1: On your iPhone, open the Settings and tap on General. Tap on the option that says Accessibility and then select AssistiveTouch on the following screen.

Open the Accessibility Option on Your iPhone

Open the Accessibility Option on Your iPhone

Step 2: The following screen will have a toggle that says AssistiveTouch at the top. Turn this toggle to the ON position to enable the AssistiveTouch feature on your iPhone. You can then exit the Settings app.

Enable Assistive Touch on the iPhone

Enable AssistiveTouch on the iPhone

Step 3: You will find a new white icon at the bottom of your screen. Now open the screen that you want to take a screenshot of. This could be any app, game, or other screen on your device.

Step 4: When you are on the screen you want to capture, tap on the white icon that is on your screen. You will find a new menu from which you need to select the option that says Device.

Access the Device Option in AssistiveTouch

Access the Device Option in AssistiveTouch

Step 5: A new menu will open letting you access various features. Tap on the three-dots where it says More to open a newly menu.

Choose More in AssistiveTouch

Choose More in AssistiveTouch

Step 6: On this newly opened menu, you will find an item that says Screenshot. Tap on it and it will take a screenshot of your current screen. Your screenshot will be saved in the Photos app on your iPhone.

Take a Screenshot with AssistiveTouch

Take a Screenshot with AssistiveTouch

Part 3. How to View and Edit Screenshots on iPhone

After you have learned how to screenshot on the iPhone 11 Pro Max and have taken a few screenshots, you might want to know how to access and edit them on your device. Since the screenshots are taken of your full screen, they will often have objects in them that you would like to remove before you publish your screenshots anywhere. This section teaches you how to do just that.

How to View Screenshots on the iPhone 11 Pro Max

If you would like to view your captured screenshots on your iPhone, the following shows how to do it.

Step 1: From the springboard of your iPhone, tap on the Photos app to launch the app on your device.

Open the Photos App

Open the Photos App

Step 2: When the Photos app launches, find the option that says Albums at the bottom of your screen and tap on it. It will let you view your photos by albums, and using it, you can easily filter your screenshots from the rest of your photos.

Access Albums in the Photos App

Access Albums in the Photos App

Step 3: When the albums are shown on your screen, find the one that says Screenshots and tap on it to open it.

Inside of the album, you will find all the screenshots that you have ever taken on your iPhone. You can then play around with your screenshots and perform actions on them as if you would do on other photos.

Access the Screenshots Album

Access the Screenshots Album

How to Edit Screenshots on the iPhone 11 Pro Max

If you are looking to remove something from your screenshots or if you simply wish to resize them, you can do tasks like that right from within the Photos app on your iPhone. The following shows how to do it.

Step 1: Launch the Photos app on your device, open the Screenshots album, and tap on the screenshot you want to edit.

Step 2: When the screenshot opens in full-screen mode, you will find several options at the bottom of your screen. Tap on the icon that looks like a filter icon to open editing options.

Step 3: On the following screen, you will find all the available editing options for your screenshot. Some of these options are for adjusting colors, lights, and even cropping your screenshot. Tap on Done at the bottom-right corner when you have finished editing your screenshot.

Edit and Save a Screenshot on the iPhone 11 Pro Max

Edit and Save a Screenshot on the iPhone 11 Pro Max

The Bottom Line

One of the basic things you will want to learn when you get a shiny new iPhone 11 Pro Max is how to take a screenshot on this latest version of the iPhone. There are various ways to do the task as shown above and we hope our guide helps you easily capture screenshots on your device.

Joy Taylor

Member of iMobie team as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iPhone related issues.