Open Source LightShot Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to LightShot is ShareX, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to LightShot and many of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to LightShot are Flameshot (Free, Open Source), Greenshot (Freemium, Open Source), Ksnip (Free, Open Source) and Spectacle (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 25, 2021

      • 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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    1. The free and open source and cross platform screen sharing software.

      Discontinued

      According to the main developer's website this application has been discontinued. See https://arsenarsen.com/

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    2. * Take a screenshot * Edit it with various tools (like draw with pen, add shapes, select area, cut, copy, paste, add text, etc.) * Save image or * Upload image to various online hosting sites

      Discontinued

      Official Google code page seems abandoned. Last update from Oct 12, 2013.

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    3. 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      The project is no longer updated and the official website is no longer available.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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    4. Good tool to make screenshots, have every REALLY needed features. Hotkeys ALT + F3 to make screenshot of all screen. CTRL + F3 to make screenshot of active window. CTRL + SHIFT + F3 to make selection screenshot.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • FreeBSD
      GNOME Screenshot is a utility used in the GNOME desktop environment for taking screenshots. It was part of the GNOME Utilities (gnome-utils) package, but was split into its own package for the 3.3.1 version in 2011.
    5. Easily upload screenshot or files to FTP server and copy its URL address to clipboard.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      MagicCap is an image/GIF capture suite for Mac and Linux featuring screenshot manipulation options such as blurring.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      Other than being an uploading tool for Imgur, it also allows you to take screenshots and perform simple editing functions on them. You can capture the complete screen or a selected region of your screen.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
      Right click on any web page, frame or iframe, click "Save Page As Image..." and then resize the selection around the piece you want to save.

      Discontinued

      Unavailable on Firefox addons

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