Open Source Screenpresso Alternatives for Linux

    Screenpresso is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Ksnip, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Screenpresso and 16 is available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Screenpresso are Spectacle (Free, Open Source), GoFullPage (Formerly Full Page Screen Capture) (Freemium, Open Source), FireShot (Freemium) and Firefox Screenshots (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 8, 2021

    1. 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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    2. 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.


    3. Capture a screenshot of your current page in entirety and reliably—without requesting any extra permissions!.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
      Intuitive screenshots baked right into the browser. Capture, save and share screenshots as you browse the Web using Firefox.
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    4. This is a default screenshot app for Linux Deepin.
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    5. This application allows you to capture the entire screen, the active window or a selected region.
    6. 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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    7. 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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    8. is a screenshot application for the KDE desktop environment.

      Discontinued

      Spectacle replaced KSnapshot with the release of KDE Applications 15.12 in December 2015. (see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/KSnapshot)

    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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