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Gnome Screenshot Alternatives

Gnome Screenshot is described as 'GNOME Screenshot is a utility used in the GNOME desktop environment for taking screenshots. It was part of the GNOME Utilities (gnome-utils) package, but was split into its own package for the 3.3.1 version in 2011' and is a screenshot capture tool in the photos & graphics category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Gnome Screenshot for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, Mac, Firefox and Google Chrome. The best alternative is ShareX, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Gnome Screenshot are Greenshot, LightShot, FastStone Capture and Evernote Web Clipper.

Gnome Screenshot alternatives are mainly Screenshot Capture Tools but may also be Screen Recorders or Screen Casting Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Gnome Screenshot.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux
  • FreeBSD

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  1. ShareX is a free and open source program that lets you capture or record any area of your screen and share it with a single press of a key. It also allows uploading images, text or other types of files to many supported destinations you can choose from.

    ⚫︎ CustomizableShareX is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Ad-freeShareX doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    ⚫︎ PortableShareX can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeShareX supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ OCRExtract the text from a screen capture or file and paste it into another document for edits.
    ⚫︎ Full-page ScreenshotShareX can capture complete (scrolling) web pages from your web browser.
    ⚫︎ Annotate ScreenshotEdit and annotate a screenshot with various editing tools and options.
    ⚫︎ Upload ScreenshotUpload your screenhots directly to the cloud in order to easily share them with others.
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  2. Greenshot is a light-weight screenshot tool optimized for productivity with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) support.

    ⚫︎ LightweightGreenshot consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Annotate ScreenshotEdit and annotate a screenshot with various editing tools and options.
    ⚫︎ CustomizableGreenshot is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ PortableGreenshot can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ Upload ScreenshotUpload your screenhots directly to the cloud in order to easily share them with others.
    ⚫︎ Full-page ScreenshotGreenshot can capture complete (scrolling) web pages from your web browser.
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    image editor (no stamp with greenshot)


  3. Lightshot - easy screenshot tool, is screen capture tool for Windows and Mac platforms, with the added advantage of automatically uploading it online for sharing or editing.

    ⚫︎ LightweightLightShot consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Annotate ScreenshotEdit and annotate a screenshot with various editing tools and options.
    ⚫︎ Upload ScreenshotUpload your screenhots directly to the cloud in order to easily share them with others.
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    Warning

    The Lightshot app generates URLs that are easy to guess or scrape, making it alarmingly easy for anyone to view grabs of private messages or intimate photos.

    Bundleware

    Offers to install Russian software Yandex.Alisa, Yandex.Browser and other products from Yandex company.

    LightShot's site prnt.sc or prntscr.com
  4. A powerful, lightweight, yet full-featured screen capture tool that allows you to easily capture and annotate anything on the screen including windows, objects, menus, full screen, rectangular/freehand regions and even scrolling windows/web pages.

    ⚫︎ LightweightFastStone Capture consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ PortableFastStone Capture can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  5. Save anything you see online - including text, links and images - into your Evernote account with a single click.

    ⚫︎ Annotate ScreenshotEdit and annotate a screenshot with various editing tools and options.
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    Screenshot


  6. PicPick icon

    PicPick

    • Free PersonalProprietary
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    PicPick is an all-in-one software for software developers, graphic designers and home user.

    ⚫︎ Full-page ScreenshotPicPick can capture complete (scrolling) web pages from your web browser.
    ⚫︎ PortablePicPick can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ CustomizablePicPick is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
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    Snipping Tool

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    You can use Snipping Tool to capture a screen shot, or snip, of any object on your screen, and then annotate, save, or share the image.

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    Screenshot
  8. The ultimate screen capture tool. With Snagit’s capture, edit, organize and share technology… it’s easy to create engaging visuals that grab attention and keep it. Let images do the talking for you.

    ⚫︎ Full-page ScreenshotSnagit can capture complete (scrolling) web pages from your web browser.
    ⚫︎ OCRExtract the text from a screen capture or file and paste it into another document for edits.
    ⚫︎ Annotate ScreenshotEdit and annotate a screenshot with various editing tools and options.
    ⚫︎ Upload ScreenshotUpload your screenhots directly to the cloud in order to easily share them with others.
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    Screenshot
  9. Spectacle icon

    Spectacle

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    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.

    ⚫︎ Annotate ScreenshotEdit and annotate a screenshot with various editing tools and options.
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    Screenshot
  10. Screenshot Editing and Video Screen Capture Software for Windows and Mac.

    ⚫︎ Annotate ScreenshotEdit and annotate a screenshot with various editing tools and options.
    ⚫︎ CustomizableCloudApp is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ Upload ScreenshotUpload your screenhots directly to the cloud in order to easily share them with others.
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    Screenshot annotation options
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