On my brand new iPhone X Screenshot not working properly but on iPhone 8 Plus it does work as usual. and hmm, I’m not alone but there are many users who noticed screenshot thumbnail won’t work after iOS 12 update. To Fix this such issue, I’m going to be shared with you how quickly fix Screenshot not working on iPhone problem.
Top Guide to use and Fix Screenshot Not working on iPhone
Use AssistiveTouch to Take Screenshot
AssistiveTouch in other word users also says Touch Screen Home button of iPhone, iPad. it does work as an alternative to iPhone’s physical home button. Therefore, to get Touch Screen home button (AssistiveTouch) on your iPhone screen, first, you will have to enable it. Then you can take Screenshot; lock iPhone screen, access multitasking screen and much more. Let’s see how you can enable Assistive Touch on your phone stepwise guide.
Step #1. Launch Settings App on your iPhone Screen.
Step #2. Navigate General – Tap on Accessibility
Step #3. Tap on AssistiveTouch then turn toggle AssistiveTouch ON/Green.
Step #4. Now, you can see a dark Spot (Touch Screen) button on your iPhone Screen.
Here’s the technique to Customize AssistiveTouch on iPhone.
In a second way, you can also take a screenshot of your iPhone using 3D touch AssistiveTouch. Even though for it, you will have to tick mark next to the Screenshot option under the Custom Action for AssistiveTouch.
– Use 3D touch Assistive Touch on iPhone
Get here how to use 3D touch Assistive Touch on iPhone.
Go to Settings – General – Accessibility – Assistive touch – Tap on Customize Top Level menu.
– Force Restart iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XR, iPhone XS Max
The Screenshot thumbnail not working then please force restart your Apple iPhone. Different iPhone model wise force restart method is differing that given below.
To force iPhone XS max XS, XR, X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus users
1: Press and Quickly Release Volume Up button,
2: Press and Quickly Release Volume Down Button,
3: Press and Hold Side Button until you see the Apple logo on Screen.
To start iPhone, again press Side button until the startup apple logo on the screen.
For An iPhone 7/7 Plus user: Sleep/Wake + Volume Down button simultaneously
For An iPhone 6S and Earlier: Sleep/Wake + Home button simultaneously
These all ways perfect works for all iPhone users who have 3D touch iPhone including iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, iPhone 6S/ 6S Plus, and iPhone SE.