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Editors' Rating:
Very good
Average User Rating:
out of 29 votes out of 1 votes

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  • Date Added:
    Nov. 30, 2015
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  • Product ranking:
    #18 in Photo Editors

Editors' Review


GreenShot allows you to take screenshots in a number of different formats and then save them to a folder of your choice or send them to a printer or Microsoft Outlook. While not as powerful as some screenshot tools, GreenShot is a very good, easy-to-use tool that will provide the tools needed by the vast majority of users.


Consolidated interface: Everything you need in GreenShot is located in the menu task bar. Clicking the icon after launching the app will provide a menu to snap shots of specific windows, fullscreens, or regions. It also has a memory tool to capture most recent regions, as well as specific parts of programs like your Web browser, all of this with hot keys access available as well.

Quick to use: GreenShot is fast, with a minimal footprint on the machine. As a result, it can sit out of the way and active on your machine, so it's ready to use whenever you need it. This is a great tool if you take a lot of screenshots and want a tool that's quickly ready to go.


Extra steps to save: Unlike some other tools, you can't save screenshots automatically upon hitting your hot keys. You need to manually choose where to save an image after taking it. You can choose to change this with automatic locations, saving directly to clipboards, or sending directly to a printer or Outlook. Still, there are a number of extra steps involved.

Bottom Line

GreenShot is a decent screenshot snapping tool for the PC that installs quickly, runs smoothly in the background, and customizes to the point that most users will be happy with it. The interface is not as polished as some others, and it can be complicated to find every option you're looking for. But for most users, GreenShot will do everything you need.

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5 stars

"Easy to use but stays out of the way"

October 14, 2016

2016-10-14 08:05:07

 |  Version: GreenShot


Easy to use, flexibility, great features


May need to read docs and take 10 minutes to learn


Great screen capture app

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Full Specifications

What's new in version

Fixed bugs:

  • Broken anonymous upload to Imgur.
  • Greenshot sometimes slow to respond.
Publisher GreenShot
Publisher web site
Release Date November 18, 2015
Date Added November 30, 2015
Category Digital Photo Software
Subcategory Photo Editors
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP/Vista/7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 1.31MB
File Name Greenshot-INSTALLER-
Total Downloads 239,104
Downloads Last Week 1,477
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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