FastStone Capture Alternatives for Linux

    FastStone Capture is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is VokoscreenNG, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to FastStone Capture and 19 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to FastStone Capture are Spectacle (Free, Open Source), Deepin Screenshot (Free, Open Source), Xfce4 Screenshooter (Free, Open Source) and HotShots (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 15, 2021

    1. VokoscreenNG is a user friendly screencaster for Linux and Windows. It is a continuation of the now discontinued Vokoscreen project that has been totally rewritten from scratch using Qt and GStreamer.
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    2. Spectacle is a simple application for capturing desktop screenshots. It can capture images of the entire desktop, a single monitor, the currently active window, the window currently under the mouse, or a rectangular region of the screen.


    3. This is a default screenshot app for Linux Deepin.
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    4. This application allows you to capture the entire screen, the active window or a selected region.
    5. Hotshots is a screenshot tool with some editing features. It is particularly suitable for writing documentation (as used in the following chapters) but you can use it to highlight some details on a map image or what ever you want.

      Discontinued

      The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 2.2.0, released in September 2014, can be still downloaded from SourceForge

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    6. The free and open source and cross platform screen sharing software.

      Discontinued

      According to the main developer's website this application has been discontinued. See https://arsenarsen.com/

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    7. is a screenshot application for the KDE desktop environment.

      Discontinued

      Spectacle replaced KSnapshot with the release of KDE Applications 15.12 in December 2015. (see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KSnapshot)

    8. * Take a screenshot * Edit it with various tools (like draw with pen, add shapes, select area, cut, copy, paste, add text, etc.) * Save image or * Upload image to various online hosting sites

      Discontinued

      Official Google code page seems abandoned. Last update from Oct 12, 2013.

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      • Google Chrome
      This extension is able to capture 100% of both the vertical and horizontal content appearing on any webpage on the Internet. It is very easy to save the captured file onto your computer or print it / or share it to any social network.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      • Opera
      • Chromium
      • Firefox
      Easy Screenshot is an easy to use screen capture tool. Simply press one of the context menu items to capture entire or a portion of your screen. To take screenshots you have three options: 1. Capture entire screen (no matter how long the page is) 2. Capture visible area
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