gInk Alternatives

    gInk is described as 'An on-screen on-screen annotation software for Windows' and is a Screenshot Capture Tool in the Photos & Graphics category. There are seven alternatives to gInk for Windows, Linux, Mac and Ubuntu. The best alternative is Gromit-MPX, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like gInk are Epic Pen (Freemium), Crealesson (Free Personal), ppInk (Free, Open Source) and ScreenBrush (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Nov 18, 2021

    1. Gromit-MPX is an on-screen annotation tool that works with any Unix desktop environment under X11 as well as Wayland.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      Intuitive desktop overlay and screen marker that lets you write and draw over other desktop apps.


    2. Multiboard Draw On Screen, Marker, Mouse & Keyboard On Screen Display. All inclusive Kit for video tutors, Youtubers, Digital Video Teachers, Educators serving for Kindergartens, Universities. A must be app for digital teachers.
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    3. a fork from gInk, with many extra features (shape drawings, text,...).
    4. Teach and show by drawing Draw over the entire screen. Quick and useful way to demonstrate something on the screen by drawing. It helps to concentrate attention on significant points.
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    5. Screen annotation software which allows drawing directly on the screen. It is an open source and multiplatform (all systems that support Python) alternative to tools such as Epic Pen.
    6. Front Sketch simulates a glass sketchpad above your computer desktop. You can virtually draw, write, mark, capture on your desktop during run-time. The flexible floating toolbar is in a vertical position.
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