InstantShot! for Mac

InstantShot! for Mac

Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 8 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.5
  • Total Downloads:
    2,323
  • Date Added:
    Dec. 22, 2007
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    533.25KB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    4
  • Platform:
    Mac

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Results 1–8 of 8

2 stars

"mostly adequate"

December 22, 2013  |  By t045t

 |  Version: InstantShot 2.6b

Pros

works with osx mavericks

Cons

watch out for spam installer.

Summary

kind of quirky. i had to install cnet downloader to get it and that wanted to install a lot of junk and make changes to my preferences. yuck. if you have to do this be sure to click custom install and uncheck all of these "options". first time i used it i couldn't go back to other apps, even a finder window, but since i was doing a backup and restart anyway it turned out okay. i liked 2.5 so i hope they fix these quirks and ensure it's really stable with mavericks before a final release

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1 stars

"Not ready to release"

September 03, 2011  |  By scideas

 |  Version: InstantShot 2.6b

Pros

handy concept. free.

Cons

in Lion:
crashes when system menu tab selected in prefs
CRASHES ENTIRE Mac GUI when taking picture in a rectangle

Summary

problems easily rectified no doubt but do not use this version in Lion

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5 stars

"Great Tool!"

July 18, 2009  |  By tjamison

 |  Version: InstantShot! 2.5

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
I've been using InstantShot! for about 1.5 years and it has become my favorite screenshot tool. I don't even use the other ones i've downloaded anymore. Just too convenient to use from the menubar.

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5 stars

"Excellent program -- a great replacement for..."

March 13, 2007  |  By bobsmith2258

 |  Version: InstantShot! 2.3

Summary

...out-of-development screencap tools
This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
This program has a nice combination of customization and simplicity of features! I was a Freesnap user, and I've been trying all sorts of screencap tools to replace it. They all have other priorities, like resizing or uploading via FTP. This program does one thing really well. Also, since it launched a few months ago, the developer has really listened to suggestions for improvements, like adding shortcut keys for actions.

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5 stars

"Error saving shot"

January 20, 2007  |  By blackdicksearch

 |  Version: InstantShot! 2.1

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
I liked this application when I first tired it but
after a few tries, I began recieving "Error saving the screenshot" messages...
Application has never worked again ...what's up with that?

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5 stars

"Error saving shot"

January 20, 2007  |  By blackdicksearch

 |  Version: InstantShot! 2.1

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
I liked this application when I first tired it but
after a few tries, I began recieving "Error saving the screenshot" messages...
Application has never worked again ...what's up with that?

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5 stars

"Easy to use and very cusomizable"

December 26, 2006  |  By a_vassalino

 |  Version: InstantShot! 2.0

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
As the product description states: can choose "save to" format, quality level of saved image, save location, startup at login, and much more.

Simple, straightforward, very nicely done, IMHO. The Apple keyboard command save-image function is pretty simple, but now saves to PNG only. I had used SnapNDrag a lot also; a nice alternative, but this is even simpler and nicer to use than SnapNDrag, again IMHO.

I like being able to do everything from drop-down menu from menubar.

(using on iMac G5, 10.4.8)

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4 stars

"Does what it says it does"

December 26, 2006  |  By Cattus Thraex

 |  Version: InstantShot! 2.0

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
Similar to SnapNDrag, and presumably just as good as that. Unlike SnapNDrag, runs in tiger only, SnapNDrag works with Panther as well.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 2.5
  • the rectangles can be edited after the initial selection
  • the user can use a rectangle of predefined size
  • added some new codes to build filenames
  • added two new menubar icons
  • bugfixes
  • more...
General
Publisher Digital Waters
Publisher web site http://www.digitalwaters.net/
Release Date December 22, 2007
Date Added December 22, 2007
Version 2.5
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory System Utilities
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Mac OS X 10.4 Intel, Macintosh, Mac OS X 10.5 PPC, Mac OS X 10.5 Intel, Mac OS X 10.4 PPC
Additional Requirements
  • Mac OS X 10.4 or higher
  • Download Information
    File Size 533.25KB
    File Name InstantShot 2.6b.dmg
    Popularity
    Total Downloads 2,323
    Downloads Last Week 4
    Pricing
    License Model Free
    Limitations Not available
    Price Free

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