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Editors' Rating:
Editors' Rating:
Excellent
Average User Rating:
out of 287 votes out of 287 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    18.1.1.924
  • Total Downloads:
    4,945,914
  • Date Added:
    Mar. 27, 2018
  • Price:
    Free to try (15-day trial); $49.95 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    209.28MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    1,289
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

Snagit is a powerful screen capture tool that offers more than the standard built-in options with most versions of Windows, all while allowing a greater deal of customization and editing after you've snapped your images. It's a perfect tool for anyone who regularly compiles tutorials or creates reviews of Web sites or software.

Pros

Exceptional range of customizable tools: Snagit offers a number of powerful tools, including hot key commands, customizable screen range and capture setting, and even smart-lock to determine what part of a screen to capture. You can snap a window, a form in a window, and even a menu drop down for that window, all with quick settings that appear from the software's drop down.

Edit and save images quickly: Every image you snap goes to a central folder, but at any time you can open an editing interface that allows you to crop, resize, rotate, or otherwise edit images before saving them in the format of your choice. You can also see exactly how much space is being used by these images, and cycle through the different dates on which you capture images -- all in a very smooth, streamlined interface.

Cons

Can be overwhelming for basic tasks: If all you want to do is capture an image on the screen, the Windows 7 and 8 snip tool is probably plenty for you. Snagit can feel a bit overwhelming in some settings, throwing videos, help tips, and excess menus out, even for basic tasks. That, along with the somewhat intrusive quick bar can cause problems if all you want are some basic screen captures.

Bottom Line

For power users who frequently need to take specific screen shots, Snagit is a great tool and worth the price after your 30-day free trial expires. Check it out.

Editors' note: This is a review of the trial version of Snagit 12.0

 
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Full Specifications

What's new in version 18.1.1.924
  • Fixed moving the video selection area, so new location is recognized.
  • Increased Twitter character limit to 280.
  • Improved Canvas Snapping performance while zoomed.
  • Fixed hotkeys to work with function keys when Snagit does not have focus.
  • Fixed crash when deploying Snagit with custom output paths and allow installed outputs folder to be created when using environment macros.
  • Fixed OneNote output to save settings for future.
  • Updated stamp cursor to reflect Stamp Tool icon.
  • Updated offline PDF help documentation.
  • Other bug fixes and performance improvements.
General
Publisher TechSmith
Publisher web site https://www.techsmith.com/
Release Date March 27, 2018
Date Added March 27, 2018
Version 18.1.1.924
Category
Category Digital Photo Software
Subcategory Photo Editors
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 7/8
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 209.28MB
File Name snagit.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 4,945,914
Downloads Last Week 1,289
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 15-day trial
Price $49.95
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