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Blackberry: How to Take Screenshots On Your Phone

To take screenshots on your BlackBerry Phone without hitting a crazy key combination, use the CaptureIt app. Here’s how to set it up.

First, go to, on your phone, scroll down and click on the Download button.


Click on the Download button. If it asks you whether you trust the application, select Yes.

CaptureIt Installation

Now, in order for CaptureIt to work properly, you must set the permissions. Go to Options.

BB Settings

Then open Device options.

BB Device Menu

Select Application Management.

Application Management

Find CaptureIt and click on Blackberry button on your smartphone. Select Edit Permissions.

BB Permissions

Change all to Allow and save the settings.

CaptureIt Permissions

You have assign a convenience key to CaptureIt. Otherwise if you open the application from Blackberry menu, it will take the screenshot of the current screen. Go to Options, open the Device menu as mentioned above and select Convenience Keys.

Convenience key

Now, set the Convenience Key to CaptureIt and save the settings.

Select Convenience Keys

All you have to do now is press the convenience key and take the screenshot of your Blackberry screen.


One Response to Blackberry: How to Take Screenshots On Your Phone

  1. Quintus March 15, 2012 at 4:03 am #

    How big is the image? I don’t want my phone getting clutered by images when I accidently hit the Convenience key.

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