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Greenshot Alternatives for Linux

Greenshot is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Flameshot, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Greenshot and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Greenshot are Ksnip, Spectacle, GoFullPage and FireShot.

Greenshot alternatives are mainly Screenshot Capture Tools but may also be Screen Recorders or Image Viewers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Greenshot.
This page was last updated Jun 9, 2022
Greenshot
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  • FreemiumOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows

Greenshot is a light-weight screenshot tool optimized for productivity with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) support.

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  1. Features a free draw tool, arrows, lines, circles, and other tools for editing screenshots you take. Possibility to add text, but not possible to change text size.

    Flameshot vs Greenshot opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Flameshot is a great alternative to Greenshot.

    Flameshot is amazing.. I wish there was something like it for Mac. Uploading to Imgur is priceless for quick sharing too

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    Love this screen shot for linux....works very well!

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    Very quick with a lot of features. Layout is different than Greenshot, functions are really similar.

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  2. Ksnip is a Qt based cross-platform screenshot tool that provides many annotation features for your screenshots.

    Ksnip vs Greenshot opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Ksnip is a great alternative to Greenshot.

    It is almost as easy to add rectangles, arrows, lines and text to a screenshot and even to any image already existing.

    Positive comment 11 months ago
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    Almost all Greenshot features are available.

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  3. 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.

  4. GoFullPage

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome

    Capture a screenshot of your current page in entirety and reliably—without requesting any extra permissions!.

  5. FireShot

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Internet Explorer
    • Google Chrome
    • Pale Moon
    • Thunderbird
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    Capture full web page screenshots in Firefox, Chrome, Opera, Pale Moon or Internet Explorer Quick screenshots and annotations!.

    FireShot vs Greenshot opinions
    Some users think FireShot is a great alternative to Greenshot, some don't.

    Fireshot is for webpages only.

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  6. dpScreenOCR

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Program to recognize text on screen.

  7. Firefox Screenshots

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox

    Intuitive screenshots baked right into the browser. Capture, save and share screenshots as you browse the Web using Firefox.

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  8. Gyazo

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    Gyazo lets you instantly grab the screen and upload the image to the web. You can easily share on Chat, Social, Email, or anywhere!

  9. Deepin Screenshot

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    This is a default screenshot app for Linux Deepin.

  10. ScreenCloud

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online

    ScreenCloud is an easy to use screenshot sharing application. Take a screenshot using one of the 3 hotkeys or simply click the ScreenCloud tray icon. You can choose where you want to save your screenshot.

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