If you’ve ever wondered how to show off your skill at the latest games, you've come to the right place. Learn how to take screenshots and video clips, and share them with the world - or just a few friends if you prefer.
You can only capture screenshots and video while you’re playing games, so if you try to do it anywhere else (like menus or in other apps) it won’t work.
To take a snapshot:
Press the Xbox button on the controller.
When the guide menu opens:
To share it immediately, press Xbox when you see the confirmation appear at the bottom of the screen.
Share your screenshot or video, or choose another option if you want to delete it or set it as the Xbox background.
Pick where to share your media to:
If you're sharing to Twitter, write your tweet (complete with hashtags) and click Share now.
A confirmation screen will tell you when your content's been shared. Click Go back to return to your game.
Screenshots and video captures are stored on the Xbox’s hard drive as soon as you capture them.
Press Xbox > View then See all if you had a game open or Manage captures if you didn't.
Look for the item you want to share, using the drop-down filters to help you. Highlight it, then press A to select.
Click See all (if you had a game open) or Manage captures (if you didn't).
When the item opens, you'll see buttons to Share, Upload and Delete it.
Share your item to your Activity feed, Twitter and more.
The grid view to helps you manage your screenshots and video clips, letting you delete and share multiple files at the same time.
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