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Screen Capturer Alternatives

Screen Capturer is described as 'allows you to instantly capture any area of the screen to a file or email' and is a screenshot capture tool in the photos & graphics category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Screen Capturer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Firefox, Google Chrome and Linux. The best alternative is ShareX, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Screen Capturer are Greenshot, LightShot, Evernote Web Clipper and PicPick.

Screen Capturer alternatives are mainly Screenshot Capture Tools but may also be Screen Recorders or Screen Casting Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Screen Capturer.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

Screen Capturer allows you to instantly capture any area of the screen to a file or email.

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  1. ShareX is a free and open source program that lets you capture or record any area of your screen and share it with a single press of a key. It also allows uploading images, text or other types of files to many supported destinations you can choose from.

  2. Greenshot is a light-weight screenshot tool optimized for productivity with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) support.

    image editor (no stamp with greenshot)

  3. Lightshot - easy screenshot tool, is screen capture tool for Windows and Mac platforms, with the added advantage of automatically uploading it online for sharing or editing.


    The Lightshot app generates URLs that are easy to guess or scrape, making it alarmingly easy for anyone to view grabs of private messages or intimate photos.


    Offers to install Russian software Yandex.Alisa, Yandex.Browser and other products from Yandex company.

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  4. Save anything you see online - including text, links and images - into your Evernote account with a single click.

  5. PicPick is an all-in-one software for software developers, graphic designers and home user.


  6. Snipping Tool icon

    Snipping Tool

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    You can use Snipping Tool to capture a screen shot, or snip, of any object on your screen, and then annotate, save, or share the image.

  7. 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.

  8. Spectacle icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Spectacle is a simple application for capturing desktop screenshots. It can capture images of the entire desktop, a single monitor, the currently active window, the window currently under the mouse, or a rectangular region of the screen.

  9. Screenshot Editing and Video Screen Capture Software for Windows and Mac.

    Screenshot annotation options
  10. Screenshot and screencast tool that allows for full-screen, window or region-based captures.

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