Skitch Alternatives

    Skitch is described as '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' and is a well-known app in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Skitch for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, Linux and Google Chrome. The best alternative is ShareX, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Skitch are Greenshot (Freemium, Open Source), LightShot (Free), Snipping Tool (Free) and FastStone Capture (Paid).

    This page was last updated May 1, 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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      Greenshot vs Skitch opinions
      Most users think Greenshot is a great alternative to Skitch.
      Very easy to use, never any drama. Very configurable. Doesn't have annotation features if I remember right but for screenshooting and outputting to any location with custom/incremental filenames it's just great.
      Positive comment about 3 years ago

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    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.

      Warning

      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.

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    4. 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. Simply use a mouse or tablet pen to capture any of the following types of snips:
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      Most users think Snipping Tool is a great alternative to Skitch.
    5. A powerful, lightweight, yet full-featured screen capture tool that allows you to easily capture and annotate anything on the screen including windows, objects, menus, full screen, rectangular/freehand regions and even scrolling windows/web pages.
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    6. PicPick is an all-in-one software for software developers, graphic designers and home user. It has an intuitive interface and simple, elegant operation. After starting the software, you simply select one of the tool from the PicPick Tools trayicon menu when you want.
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      PicPick vs Skitch opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      You can write on a blank piece of paper!
      Positive comment almost 4 years ago

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    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.
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    8. CloudApp is the best screenshot editing and video screen recording software. You can record anything on your screen and capture it into an image, a GIF, and a high definition video with sound. Anything you see -- on your webcam, a customer call, a Skype, etc.
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    9. Monosnap allows you to save screenshots easily, conveniently, and quickly, sharing them with friends and colleagues at once. It's the ideal choice for anyone who is looking for a smart and fast screenshot app.
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      Monosnap vs Skitch opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Monosnap is a great alternative to Skitch.
      adam60i This is probably the best screenshot editor. You can add multiple screenshots to the same working area and connect them. Great annotation tools. And it's free.
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

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    10. 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.
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