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. Combining screencasting, desktop control, and an interactive whiteboard in one app, you’ll never have to turn your back to the class or audience again.
    2. Taking screenshots with Shotty is so natural and easy, you just have to try it. Edit them in minimalistic editor and the upload them with one click. Focusing on simplicity and usability, this tool is probably the most intuitive screenshot utility out there.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.0.2, released in 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • 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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    3. Originally intended for software developers, UX/UI designers and IT support desks, goScreenCapture is the perfect software utility for anyone who wants to create a document, build a slide presentation, check artwork, complete a project and work collaboratively.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      MWSnap is a small yet powerful Windows program for snapping (capturing) images from selected parts of the screen. MWSnap does not require installation and does not need any special dlls, drivers or system files which can mess up your system. Features

      Discontinued

      Last version was released on 06 Jul 2002, but is already downloadable and useable.

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    4. Quickly annotate screenshots, photos and other images with your pen, touch, or mouse and save, paste or share with other apps.
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    5. 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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    6. With over 5 million installs, Screencastify is the most popular screen recorder extension for Google Chrome. First, choose what you want to record. You have 3 options - your current browser tab, entire desktop, or just your webcam.
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    7. BSR Screen Recorder captures video, sound, and pictures of anything you see on your screen and records to AVI (Standard Video Format), SWF (Flash File), WMV (Windows Media Video), and EXE (Executable File). Any portion of the screen can be selected for recording.
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    8. Free Cam is free screen recording software for Windows that lets you easily capture all or part of your screen, record your voice & mouse clicks, then edit your video and save it to your computer or share it instantly on YouTube.
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