Snipping Tool Alternatives for Linux

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

    This page was last updated Apr 2, 2021

    1. A KDE utility similar to Jing or Skitch not yet as powerful as them ;) Nice, but what is it?
    2. KSUploader is a instant sharing tool, you can capture screens, upload files or your clipboard.


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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      picd is a screenshot tool, integrated with
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      JBlitzPaint - Fast paint tool in javafx for simple marker jobs Features: Create arrows, frames, and text-boxes. Copy to clipboard, or open from. Open from and save to file. Select and modify or delete objects. Color picker. Resize and Crop Frame.
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