Uploading a screenshot

You can take screenshots while playing a game, or from the home screen. You can then upload these screenshots to an online service, or send them to Friends with (Messages).

Saving a screenshot

To save a screenshot, use one of the following methods.

  • Press and hold the SHARE button.
  • Press the SHARE button, and then press the button.
  • Press the SHARE button, and then select [Upload Screenshot].

Depending on the type of content or the status of your system, you might not be able to take a screenshot.

Viewing your saved screenshots

Select (Capture Gallery) from the content area.
Press the OPTIONS button to sort saved screenshots by name or date, and delete screenshots. You can also copy saved screenshots to a USB storage device.

  • FAT and exFAT formatted USB storage devices are supported.
  • Be sure to fully insert the USB storage device into the USB port. Some devices are not compatible due to shape or design.

Uploading a screenshot

Press the SHARE button, and then select [Upload Screenshot] to capture and save the screenshot.
Select the screenshot.
Select an upload destination.
Enter a comment, and then select [Share].
If you selected (Messages) in step 3, create a new message, or select an existing group and then send the message.
  • The first time you connect to an online service, you must enter your account information for that service. If you don't have an account, create one by visiting the online service's website.
  • The number of screenshots that you can upload at the same time, and methods for deleting uploaded screenshots, vary by online service.