Open Source ScreenCloud Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to ScreenCloud is ShareX, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to ScreenCloud and 15 is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to ScreenCloud are Greenshot (Freemium, Open Source), Flameshot (Free, Open Source), Ksnip (Free, Open Source) and Spectacle (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 2, 2021

    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 over 80 supported destinations.
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    2. Greenshot is a light-weight screenshot tool optimized for productivity with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) support.
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    3. Features a free draw tool, arrows, lines, circles, and other tools for editing screenshots you take. There is no Text Box or Comment Feature. Screenshots can be uploaded to Imgur, saved to a local file, or copied directly to your clipboard to easily paste in other programs.
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    4. Ksnip is a Qt based cross-platform screenshot tool that provides many annotation features for your screenshots. Latest ksnip version contains following features: * Supports Linux (X11, Plasma Wayland, GNOME Wayland and xdg-desktop-portal Wayland), Windows and macOS.
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    5. 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.


    6. This is a default screenshot app for Linux Deepin.
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    7. 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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    8. 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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    9. * 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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      • 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.
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