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 an app in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Screen Capturer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Google Chrome. The best alternative is ShareX, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Screen Capturer are Greenshot (Freemium, Open Source), LightShot (Free), Snipping Tool (Free) and PicPick (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Apr 8, 2021

    1. Hotshots is a screenshot tool with some editing features. It is particularly suitable for writing documentation (as used in the following chapters) but you can use it to highlight some details on a map image or what ever you want.

      Discontinued

      The project seems no longer developed. Last version, 2.2.0, released in September 2014, can be still downloaded from SourceForge

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    2. This application allows you to capture the entire screen, the active window or a selected region.


    3. Capto is an easy-to-use app that takes capturing, recording, video and image editing to the next level.
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      • Windows
      WinSnap is a small enhancement utility for taking and editing screenshots.
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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. 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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    5. 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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    6. SnapNDrag makes taking screenshots super easy. Click, select and the screenshot is added to your library. SnapNDrag maintains a library of all the screenshots you have ever taken. Think of it as iPhoto for screenshots.
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    7. Viewport Sizer is a free tool for measuring viewport dimensions across any device. Simply visit the website to view your current viewport size. We've also compiled a list of all known modern devices, phones & tablets with all screen size specifications.
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