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    LightShot Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to LightShot 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 LightShot and loads of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to LightShot are Greenshot (Freemium, Open Source), Ksnip (Free, Open Source), Snagit (Paid) and CloudApp (Freemium).

    This page was last updated May 12, 2022
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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 LightShot opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Flameshot is a great alternative to LightShot.
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      Much much better than light shot as it integrates well to the ubuntu environment without the need for wine . In addition, it's rich with features and functionality.
      Top positive comment  about 2 years ago

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      It is perfectly lightweight!
      Top positive comment  about 2 years ago

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      BrenoZ Adds some fancy features, but the basic, like customize screen capture shortcut, it's not possible on MacOS and probably will never be. (https://github.com/flameshot-org/flameshot/issues/1259)
      Positive comment 7 months ago

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      ultome The most lightshot-like app on Linux
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

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      Maxi_Mega Really lightweight, open-source, easy to use, ... what more ?
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

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      Better than LighShot. It's sad that not works on Windows
      Positive comment almost 3 years ago

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      Titan As simple as LightShot but for Linux
      Positive comment about 3 years ago

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    2. Greenshot is a light-weight screenshot tool optimized for productivity with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) support.
      Greenshot vs LightShot opinions
      Some users think Greenshot is a great alternative to LightShot, some don't.
      The best and most customizable tool for screenshotting!
      Positive comment about 6 years ago

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    3. Ksnip is a Qt based cross-platform screenshot tool that provides many annotation features for your screenshots.
    4. 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 LightShot opinions
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      Callouts have too few options, end results look childish.
      Negative comment over 5 years ago

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    5. Screenshot Editing and Video Screen Capture Software for Windows and Mac.
      CloudApp vs LightShot opinions
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      more functions available. can upload screenshot and share links
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

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    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 LightShot opinions
      Most users think Skitch is a great alternative to LightShot.
      because it just edits screenshots doesn't create them
      Negative comment over 2 years ago

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      Has all the same features. Quick and easy to use.
      Positive comment almost 5 years ago

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      Is not a screen capture/share software, seems to be a screenshot editor
      Negative comment almost 5 years ago

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      No immediate screenshot editing options.
      Negative comment almost 5 years ago

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    7. Gyazo lets you instantly grab the screen and upload the image to the web. You can easily share on Chat, Social, Email, or anywhere!
      Gyazo vs LightShot opinions
      Most users think Gyazo is a great alternative to LightShot.
      Snapshots are quick and upload fast.
      Positive comment about 3 years ago

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    8. Capture a screenshot of your current page in entirety and reliably—without requesting any extra permissions!.
    9. Droplr is a tiny application that aims at helping people share things easier. Every day people come across many situations in which they need to share something with someone else.
    10. 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.
      Snipaste vs LightShot opinions
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      Nightcall It's more complete, lightweight, with blur option, but without cloud share and google reverse image search.
      Positive comment about 4 years ago

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