Skitch Alternatives for Windows

    Skitch is not available for Windows but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Windows with similar functionality. The best Windows alternative is ShareX, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Skitch and many of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to 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.
      show more
    2. Greenshot is a light-weight screenshot tool optimized for productivity with Optical Character Recognition (OCR) support.
      show more
      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 over 3 years ago

      -2


    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.

      show more
    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:
      show more
      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.
      show more


    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.
      show more
      PicPick vs Skitch opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      You can write on a blank piece of paper!
      Positive comment almost 4 years ago

      -2
    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.
      show more
    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.
      show more
    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.
      show more
      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

      1
    10. Snipaste is a simple but powerful snipping tool, and also allows you to pin the screenshot back onto the screen. Snip. Then paste. Free. Customizable. Portable.
      show more
    Showing 10 of 49 alternatives