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If I swipe with the edge of a palm, it is very unreliable -- sometimes screen is pressed and I do some operations instead of screen shot.

Pressing Home + Power simultaneously doesn't work.

What else can be done?

UPDATE

I am trying to take screenshow of an application, which I am debugging. When I run debug, it requests to close device monitor, so the third way of taking screenshots via device monitor also doesn't work.

UPDATE 2

Disabling swipe didn't help. Now it is impossible to take screenshot from within device at all.

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If taking a screenshot with hardware keys don't so seem to work doe you? You can use gestures to take a screenshot instead:  

  1. Activate gestures: go to Settings > Motions.
  2. Inside the Motion menu, look for Hand Motions.
  3. Check the Palm Swipe to capture.

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Once you have activated the gesture, you can now grab a screenshot:

  • Go to the screen that you want to take a screenshot of.

  • Now swipe the edge of your hand from right to left and vice versa, horizontally.

This edge-to-edge swipe gesture may take you a few tries to master, but it makes taking screenshots so much easier and quicker.

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Please check your toggle notification, maybe you have an option to trigger screenshoot, or you can use a third party app for that, that enables you maybe a notification icon that when you press, one screenshoot is taken.

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