Jing Alternatives

    Jing is described as 'takes a picture or video of the users computer screen and uploads it to the Web or save locally to your computer' and is a well-known app in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Jing for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Linux and Google Chrome. The best alternative is ShareX, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Jing are Greenshot (Freemium, Open Source), LightShot (Free), SimpleScreenRecorder (Free, Open Source) and FastStone Capture (Paid).

    This page was last updated Mar 26, 2021

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Snappy is a desktop-capture software for Microsoft Windows that allows to capture the screen of your monitor. Compared to other similar applications, Snappy could be less complete, but my purpose is to keep it as immediate as I can. Try it, and let me know if I'm wrong...
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    1. Vov Screen Recorder is handy tool to record the computer screen, i.e., record the ongoing activities on the screen.


    2. DuckLink Screen Capture (AKA: DuckCapture) comes with four capture modes that make screen capture easy! Capture a window on your screen, region of your screen, or the contents of a tall web page that scrolls. Don’t waste time cropping your captures.

      Discontinued

      The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 2.7, released in November 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    3. Record what you see on your PC screen exactly as it appears. GOM Cam also records all audio outputs from your PC, allowing you to make more dynamic videos. Record your computer screen, webcam video or games, and share with others on YouTube, Google Drive or Facebook.
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    4. There exist a lot of screen recorders, but all lack the speed for doing some full screen recording. The speed is just to low or cpu to high. Online compression can only be done with some real-time disk eating codecs.... Even the 300$ cam... studio is slow.

      Discontinued

      Download and source code links are broken, seems abandoned.



      • 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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    5. Is a simple tool to capture short video clip + loopback audio (speaker sound) from your screen pixels and speaker waves. VClip can output to many format (MP4, WEBM, OGG, AVI, GIF), and comes with 3 fps options (15,25,30).
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    6. SimpleCap is a quick, easy and powerful Screenshot utility that runs on menubar. Pre-defined custom areas are indispensable to make consistent images of changing content.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer updated and the official website is no longer available. Last version, 1.2, released in July 2013, can be still downloaded from GitHub

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    7. Simple, but powerful application for taking screenshots, editing them with included editor, and saving using multiple options, such as local storage, cloud, FTP-server, or direct copying to the clipboard or E-mail message.
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    8. Collabshot is a tool that lets you instantly create short URLs for your screen grabs that can be shared with anyone. You don't have to sign up nor sign in – simply download a cross-platform desktop application and take a screenshot by pressing a hotkey.
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