Snagit 13.0 for Windows and Snagit 4.0 for Mac released, introduce Panoramic Capture and animated GIF tools
June 7, 2016 – 10:55 | Comments Off on Snagit 13.0 for Windows and Snagit 4.0 for Mac released, introduce Panoramic Capture and animated GIF tools
Snagit 13.0 for Windows and Snagit 4.0 for Mac released, introduce Panoramic Capture and animated GIF tools

TechSmith has released Snagit 13.0 for Windows, a major new release of its screen-capture, edit and share tool for Windows PCs. The release is accompanied by Snagit for Mac 4.0.
Headline new features include a Panoramic …

Take, annotate, process and share your screenshots with Photon
May 6, 2016 – 04:14 | Comments Off on Take, annotate, process and share your screenshots with Photon
Take, annotate, process and share your screenshots with Photon

Photon is a free PC screen capture tool for Windows Vista and later.
The program’s core capture engine is basic, but good sharing support and some unusual processing options make it worth a closer look.

Capture, edit and share full web pages with Open Screenshot
April 24, 2016 – 04:51 | Comments Off on Capture, edit and share full web pages with Open Screenshot
Capture, edit and share full web pages with Open Screenshot

Desktop screenshot tools support many capture types, and sometimes this includes taking an image of a full web page, even when it doesn’t fit on the screen.
Sounds great, but it’s extremely difficult for a third-party …

Freeware screen recorder oCam adds mouse click effects
March 23, 2016 – 04:37 | Comments Off on Freeware screen recorder oCam adds mouse click effects
Freeware screen recorder oCam adds mouse click effects

Freeware desktop capture and recorder tool oCam has been updated to version 254 with new mouse effects.
It’s now possible to highlight left and right mouse clicks with various animations, making your actions much clearer to …

VClip is a quick and easy desktop recorder
January 28, 2016 – 07:44 | Comments Off on VClip is a quick and easy desktop recorder
VClip is a quick and easy desktop recorder

BahraniApps has released VClip 1.0, a freeware tool for recording video and audio of your desktop.
The program has a strong emphasis on simplicity. Which means: it’s basic. Very basic. There’s no option to capture the …

3 Screen Recorder extensions for Chrome
January 19, 2016 – 07:33 | Comments Off on 3 Screen Recorder extensions for Chrome
3 Screen Recorder extensions for Chrome

From tutorials to troubleshooting, game walkthroughs, presentations or just sharing desktop activity, everyone can use a screen recorder occasionally.
This used to mean tracking down and installing some low-level native application, but there are now some …

Capture desktop activity with Automatic Screenshotter
January 8, 2016 – 06:27 | Comments Off on Capture desktop activity with Automatic Screenshotter
Capture desktop activity with Automatic Screenshotter

Taking regular screenshots of the desktop sounds like a smart way to record what’s happening on your PC. Until you try it, and are left ploughing through folders packed with pointless, near-identical images.
Automatic Screenshotter is …

Record desktop activity to tiny self-playing EXEs with Screen2SWF
December 2, 2015 – 10:54 | Comments Off on Record desktop activity to tiny self-playing EXEs with Screen2SWF
Record desktop activity to tiny self-playing EXEs with Screen2SWF

Windows screen recorder Screen2SWF, once a $49 commercial product, is now available for free.
With so much freeware competition around already you might be thinking, “so what?”, but wait: the program does have some interesting features which …

Secretly record desktop activity with Hidden Capture
November 10, 2015 – 05:23 | Comments Off on Secretly record desktop activity with Hidden Capture
Secretly record desktop activity with Hidden Capture

Finding out what others are doing on your PC can be difficult. You might spend an age browsing various histories – browsers, applications launched, documents opened – and still not be entirely sure.
Hidden Capture is …

ShareX 10.3.0 now available on Steam
October 3, 2015 – 09:58 | Comments Off on ShareX 10.3.0 now available on Steam
ShareX 10.3.0 now available on Steam

Powerful open-source screenshot tool ShareX has been updated to 10.3 with new scrolling support, enabling the capture of full web pages or anything else larger than your screen.
The technique works much like many similar tools: …

Capture, record and share your ideas with Microsoft’s Snip
September 24, 2015 – 03:36 | Comments Off on Capture, record and share your ideas with Microsoft’s Snip
Capture, record and share your ideas with Microsoft’s Snip

Microsoft’s Garage division has released Snip, a simple tool for capturing, annotating and sharing screenshots.
There are plenty of similar tools around, and Snip doesn’t begin to compete with the best of breed freeware, but it …