How to Screenshot Grindr Album [Step-by-Step Guide]

Grindr allows normal screenshot-taking. However, it blocks screenshots on the album. Therefore, many people are searching for ways to screenshot Grindr albums. If you are one of them, stop searching! This article shows you how to screenshot the Grindr album.

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Updated on Jun 13, 2024

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Grindr is a location-based social networking app mainly targeting lesbians, gay men, bisexual men, and transgender people. Users can also date online through it. Founded by Joel Simkhai in 2009, it is popular among users. This post mainly talks about how to take screenshots from Grindr albums. Let's dive in!

Can You Screenshot Grindr Albums?

No, Grindr doesn't allow users to screenshot albums. This is said to protect users' geographical locations from leaking. However, many people think this operation is useless since people can always use another phone to take a photo of an album. In fact, you can always try a third-party screen recorder when you want to capture what's on your screen. This article introduces a popular one.

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How to Screenshot Grindr Private Album

Now we know that Grinder has blocked screenshots for albums, how should we do it successfully? You can screen-record the album and take a screenshot from the video recorded. To do it, you need a third-party screen recorder called EaseUS RecExperts.

It records your computer screen running Windows and Mac systems. Therefore, it enables users to screenshot albums on Grindr Web. So, you need to make sure you have logged in to a Grindr account on Grindr Web. Then, you need to download EaseUS RecExperts from the button below before recording.

Now, you can follow the steps below to record a video from a Grindr Album:

Step 1. Launch EaseUS RecExperts and choose a recording mode from "Full Screen" or "Region". If you choose to record a particular region, you will need to select the region manually.

EaseUS RecExperts Choose a Recording Mode

Step 2. Since you want to record the screen only, make sure the webcam, system sound, and microphone options are turned off.

Turn off Webcam or Audio

Step 3. Then, click the "REC" button to start recording. Now you will see a menu bar on your screen. If you want to pause the recording, click on the white "Pause" button; to end the recording, click on the red "Stop" button.

Pause or Stop Recording

Step 4. After recording, you will be led to the recording list interface. Here you can view or edit your recordings easily.

Recording List Window

Now, you are free to take screenshots from the Grindr Album video recording. Haven't you downloaded this screen recorder yet? Install it from the button below now!

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Grindr Screenshot Album Notification

Does Grindr Notify Screenshots? No, Grindr doesn't notify the owner if you take a screenshot of his/her picture, profile, and chat window. However, you will get a notification saying "Taking screenshots of albums that aren't yours is not allowed" if you screenshot another's Grindr album. This is because Grindr blocked screenshot-taking on the user album.

Grindr Screenshot Album Notification

How to Screenshot Grindr Album FAQs

1. Can you screenshot expiring photos on Grindr?

No, you can't screenshot expiring photos on Grindr. If you are an XTRA or Unlimited user, you can send an expiring photo to your friends. The expiring photo can only be viewed once and will disappear after the receiver opens it.

2. How do you take screenshots on apps that don't allow it on iPhone?

You can always use a third-party tool to take screenshots on apps that block the built-in screenshot-taking feature on your iPhone. Here are some feasible and recommended ones:

  • Screenshot PRO Screenshots App
  • Zight Screen Recorder, Capture
  • DS Screenshot
  • Capture

3. What are the Grindr photo rules?

The Grindr photo rules are:

  1. 1. A user can have up to 5 photos on his/her profile.
  2. 2. All photos uploaded must be smaller than 1MB or 1028px1028p.

4. What are locked Albums on Grindr?

Locked Albums on Grindr are those that can't be scrolled down to the rest of the profile. You can judge if an album is locked by checking if a locked album icon is shown.

To Sum Up

Now you know how to screenshot Grindr albums with easy steps. Although you can also take pictures with another phone, it's better to use a screen recorder to capture a video from the Grindr album and take screenshots from the recording. What are you waiting for? Download the EaseUS screen recorder by clicking the button below now!

EaseUS RecExperts

One-click to capture anything on screen!

No Time Limit, No watermark

Start Recording

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