SnipIT

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
2.3
out of 3 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.0.1
  • Total Downloads:
    30,004
  • Date Added:
    Feb. 02, 2007
  • Price:
    Free

Editors' Review

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This Internet Explorer add-on has only a small bit of use, but it effectively copies text to your e-mail client.

SnipIT lacks an interface, as it merely adds items to your IE context menu. Using SnipIT means selecting text from a Web site, choosing your e-mail client from the context menu, and watching the text appear in a new e-mail. The utility can't log you in to the client, but it will prompt you for your username and password. If you use Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo Mail, or Outlook, it flawlessly creates a new e-mail message and places your text at the top.

Of course, this isn't anything you couldn't do with the Windows Copy and Paste shortcuts. The difference? SnipIT adds the Web site URL to the bottom of your copied text. SnipIT doesn't copy images or formatting, but it did keep paragraphs intact. IE users who often copy text to e-mail will find SnipIT helpful, but shortcut fans will find their other method is just as fast.

 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

"Works Great"

December 09, 2012  |  By RachelAde2012

 |  Version: SnipIT 1.0.1

Pros

I needed to do a partial screen shot and save to my files. Worked like a charm. Much easier than doing a screen shot, saving it to Paint and then cropping it down!

Cons

There were no clear instructions that I found. But it was easy to figure out.

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1 stars

"Threw my hands up too"

February 21, 2010  |  By lilbritt29

 |  Version: SnipIT 1.0.1

Pros

I got it to install on XP SP3 but that was all.

Cons

Kept getting an error message that Windows Live was having tech problems and to try again later.

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1 stars

"Disappointing"

May 10, 2009  |  By lewiesbokwa

 |  Version: SnipIT 1.0.1

Pros

Can't tell. Couldn't get to use it.

Cons

I downloaded it twice. Both times it would not install on Windows XP SP3. I gave up after that.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher Microsoft
Publisher web site http://www.microsoft.com/
Release Date February 02, 2007
Date Added February 02, 2007
Version 1.0.1
Category
Category Browsers
Subcategory Internet Explorer Add-ons & Plugins
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements Windows XP/Vista
Download Information
File Size 183.5KB
File Name SnipIT.msi
Popularity
Total Downloads 30,004
Downloads Last Week 99
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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