7 Screenshot Capturing Tools For Windows
Tool 1. Fast Stone Capture – This is a portable app that can do more than just sceenshot capturing which can capture images and saves then in 8 formats.
Features :Capture windows, objects, menus, full screen, rectangular/freehand regions and scrolling windows/web pagesCapture multiple windows and objects including multi-level menusOptions to specify output destination (internal editor, clipboard, file, printer …)Draw annotation objects such as texts, arrowed lines, highlights, watermarks, rectangles and circlesApply effects such as drop-shadow, frame, torn-edge and fade-edgeResize, crop, rotate, sharpen, brighten, adjust colors …Support external editorsSave in BMP, GIF, JPEG, PCX, PNG, TGA, TIFF and PDF formatsScreen Color PickerScreen MagnifierScreen RulerFast Stone : HomePage | DownloadTool 2 : Screenshot Captor – It is a donationware software, this tool can be really useful while blogging as you can set the size of thumbnail in the Thumbnail maker settings so that the screen shots are not of variable sizes.This tool is also a portable application ie., this can run from a usb thumbdrive.
Features :Autoscroll capture for windows too big for screen.Deluxe thumbnail maker.Lots of capture modes: Multimon (multiple monitors), Desktop, Active Window, Region, Windows Object. Each mode has a hotkey for quick access.Unique Cool Effects, including automatic active window enhancement (see pictures below).Unsurpassed support for 3rd party user configurable tools, including file browsers and image editors; extend the program to do whatever you need by interfacing it with other programs.Slimline sidebar file browser provides full shell operations.Screenshot Captor : HomePageTool 3 : Snippy : Simply click on the little Snippy icon in the taskbar notification area, and mark out the region of the screen that you want to copy.The cut-out image will now be in your clipboard, and you can paste it in another application.If you are cutting out a portion of an Internet Explorer window, the URL will also be copied to the clipboard.Snippy — HomePage | Size : 84 KBWidows OS Option —
Method 1 : If you are using Windows OS then pressing “Print Screen Button” will copy the image of the full screen into to clipboard which can be pasted ( Ctrl + V ) in MS Paint.
Method 2 : If you want to take the screenshot of only the active window then select the Active Window and then press “Alt+ Print Screen Button “
FireFox Plugins For taking Screenshots :
- ScreenGarb — Plugin for taking screenshots of web pages
- FireShot – Read More about FireShot here.
Do share with us which tool you use to take screenshots for your posts and suggest a new tool that you feel can be part of this list.