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    Greenshot Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to Greenshot for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac 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 loads of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Greenshot are LightShot, Snagit, Ksnip and CloudApp.

    Greenshot is mainly a Screenshot Capture Tool but alternatives to it 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 May 15, 2022
    • 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.
      Very quick with a lot of features. Layout is different than Greenshot, functions are really similar.
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

      Flameshot is amazing.. I wish there was something like it for Mac. Uploading to Imgur is priceless for quick sharing too
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      Love this screen shot for very well!
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

    2. 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.


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      Most users think LightShot is a great alternative to Greenshot.

    3. 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.
      Snagit vs Greenshot opinions
      Most users think Snagit is a great alternative to Greenshot.
      meyerisch Many features, sharing to (cloud)
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

    4. 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.
      Almost all Greenshot features are available.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      It is almost as easy to add rectangles, arrows, lines and text to a screenshot and even to any image already existing.
      Positive comment 10 months ago

    5. Screenshot Editing and Video Screen Capture Software for Windows and Mac.

    6. Skitch is a screenshot editing and sharing utility for Mac and iOS that permits the user to add shapes and text to an image, and then share it online. Images can also be exported to various image formats.
      Skitch vs Greenshot opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      It is free for mac and its capabilities are pretty much the same, if not better.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

    7. Capture a screenshot of your current page in entirety and reliably—without requesting any extra permissions!.
    8. Snipaste is a simple but powerful snipping tool, and also allows you to pin the screenshot back onto the screen. Snip. Then paste. Free. Customizable. Portable.
    9. Monosnap allows you to save screenshots easily, conveniently, and quickly, sharing them with friends and colleagues at once.
    10. CleanShot X is a lightweight and fast screen capturing and recording tool for your Mac.
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