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

    1. Free version Records up to 15 minutes, premium is $20/year or $48/year depending on features (as of January 2020).

      Warning

      Opswat Scanned And Detected 4 Trojans on this software. VirusTotal shows 2 potential concerns.
      https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/92683ed33f8df8f6255300a71bf5c4a55d414bf1b7415aa8337dd8953128a2c2/detection

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    2. Make a short video capture of your desktop as a gif.


    3. Gyazo lets you instantly grab the screen and upload the image to the web. You can easily share on Chat, Social, Email, or anywhere! Review and edit your images online at https://gyazo.com/history and on your iPhone with the Gyazo app. Gyazo Ninja (...
    4. Screenshot Captor is a program for taking screenshots on your computer. Its different from other screenshot utilis in several notable ways: * Optimized for taking lots of screenshots with minimal intervention. * Ragged edge splicing effects.
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      • 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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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      oCam is a video recording program that can record video to be played on the monitor via your PC. It can record effectively many internet video including online game using a variety of formats by unlimited length advantages.

      Bundleware

      http://m.majorgeeks.com/news/story/ocam_removed_and_blacklisted_due_to_malwarepopupsnags_and_more.html

      It installs something called BRTSvc, a known crypto miner. This will use your computer resources and slow your computer down.

      Also see https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/c41a0af867b53bb0fcc1e37473e6dc7edad6bd05d18cc08dbe27e05fafa37ffc/detection

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      Capture the web page, either part of it or full page. Edit your screenshots in a very user-friendly interface. Replacement of Awesome Screenshot and Nimbus Screenshot.
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    5. Tool for taking fastest and simple screenshots of entire screen, windows and regions.
    6. ShadowPlay is a graphics-accelerated overlay to record and share high-quality gameplay videos, screenshots, and livestreams.
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    7. Ashampoo Snap enables you to create high-quality screenshots, videos and demos of your screen content. Edit, save and share your excellent results with others. An Android edition is also available with the name .
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