Skip to main content
OverflowAI is here! AI power for your Stack Overflow for Teams knowledge community. Learn more

Questions tagged [screenshot]

Recommendations for software that can capture the entire screen, or specific areas of the screen, to an image file or online storage.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0 votes
0 answers
25 views

an archive site That Works? (without credit card)

(A common problem it is that folks want to "save" what they see on a laptop when browsing. And the only two solutions that work is Archive.is and archive.org.) However, they don't work all ...
Pacerier's user avatar
  • 523
0 votes
0 answers
24 views

Take a screenshot of background app without launching it

I'm running Android 13 on a Samsung device. I have an app that runs in the background. I want to be able to either: take a screenshot of the app's screen without launching it, i.e. while it's still ...
user400970's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
156 views

QR code scanner with screenshot support on Linux Desktop?

My demand I often find myself wanting to get the contents of a QR code on a webpage. The ideal workflow I have in mind is as follows: I hit a hotkey, which triggers this application to launch a ...
cyqsimon's user avatar
  • 123
1 vote
1 answer
33 views

Macos: Looking for screenshot software with image editing features - that can draw on images - similar to Lightshot

I am searching for screenshot software for Macos that offers the following functionalities: Capture Screenshots: Ability to take screenshots of the whole screen, a specific window, or a custom region....
MendelG's user avatar
  • 131
1 vote
0 answers
25 views

Fast OCR software for Windows to process a large number of screenshot images (gratis)

Please recommend gratis OCR software that can prioritize speed over accuracy. Tesseract is quite good, but too slow for the task at hand (unless there is a way to speed it up using its options file - ...
End Antisemitic Hate's user avatar
1 vote
4 answers
502 views

How can I take a screenshot of only the client area of a window?

How to take a screenshot without the title bar using a single shortcut? Related Closed Superuser question.
Smart Manoj's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
28 views

Employee monitoring: periodic screenshots and/or idle time measurement

I have an employee to whom we have lended a company laptop so he can work from home. His productivity has dropped recently. I want to get an understanding of how often he's actually at the computer. ...
CaptainCodeman's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
40 views

Replacement for Clarify

Clarify (and before that ScreenSteps) was an application I used on macOS to quickly create visual documentation. The site still exists today, but the software (understandably) no longer works (well). ...
ƘɌỈSƬƠƑ's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
2k views

Scrolling screen capture app for Linux

I am looking for a desktop screen capture app for Linux that will scroll the screen to capture a larger screen area. It is most annoying to try to capture a selected window area where your desired ...
tckosvic's user avatar
  • 201
0 votes
2 answers
110 views

Periodically take a screenshot of a browser window, even if it's in the background

Criteria: Preferably a browser extension or desktop app. Platform is a Windows 10 desktop. Browser shall be any of the usual suspects (Firefox, Chrome, Edge, you name it). I need to periodically (...
Attila Csipak's user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
71 views

Capture scrolling window screenshot in macOS

Is there any software which can take a scrolling window screenshot? For example, I want to take the screenshot of Terminal which has more content than what is visible in the screen (I am aware of the ...
firstpostcommenter's user avatar
4 votes
1 answer
45 views

Which screenshot software can write the "data taken" information of a screenshot?

Amazon photo seems using the information of "date taken" for odering uploaded photos. For also saving my screenshots with order, I would like to know: is there any free or open source ...
NoVel's user avatar
  • 61
0 votes
0 answers
23 views

Is there any API service that converts a CSV file (inside url) to a simple table on a webpage so I can call an API to take a screenshot of this page?

The project will be running automatically in Google App Script, which is based on Javascript.. I have a URL that when I open, downloads a CSV file to my computer. But instead of downloading it to my ...
Digital Farmer's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
181 views

Google Chrome extension that can take full-page, high-definition screenshot of a webpage

I am looking for a Google Chrome extension that can take full-page, high-definition screenshot of a webpage. I tried Full Page Screen Capture but screenshot of a webpage aren't high-definition: Same ...
Franck Dernoncourt's user avatar
1 vote
3 answers
1k views

Persistent floating screenshot - windows 10

I am often working with a number of documents and windows simultaneously and am looking for an app that will allow me to screenshot a portion of my screen - and that screenshot then remain visible (...
Gavin Biesheuvel's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
48 views

Capture screen in Linux, similar to PickPic

I need a Linux program to take screenshots with these caveats: Pressing PrintScreen should capture screen without further input (no modal window asking where to save or asking if I need to save to ...
ordago's user avatar
  • 441
4 votes
1 answer
226 views

Text recognition (OCR) for screenshots

I find text recognition (OCR) has gotten quite well for scanned papers. Such software needs to deal with tilting, noise, dust and dirt, but the high resolution of the scans (150 dpi or more) seems to ...
Thomas Weller's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
17 views

Android screenshot and tutorial maker

Often I need to explain certain actions in an Android app. What I usually do is take a bunch of screenshots. Then put those screenshots in a series like a step-by-step guide. Also annotate them, red-...
laggingreflex's user avatar
1 vote
1 answer
69 views

Workflow and tools to augment screenshots with custom arrows, numbers, boxes etc

I am looking for a workflow and tools to achieve the following: Create a screenshot (from a specific region of the screen) Add custom-made icons to the screenshots (such as arrows, numbers, boxes etc....
Sybille Peters's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
102 views

Alternative To Greenshot for Linux( With Exporting Screenshots to a file .Eg Word or docx file

I want to take screenshots of window and want to save it in a doc file(or any format in which I can also write few lines later eg Docx) then again when I take a screenshot the second screenshot should ...
Raj Sahu's user avatar
5 votes
4 answers
529 views

What is an alternative screen recorder for Zoom Meetings?

Have you tried to record your screen using by Zoom? It is recording into very small and good quality video file. I know the news about Zoom and wanna record my screen (even if I'm not making meeting) ...
uzay95's user avatar
  • 151
1 vote
0 answers
45 views

Tool to screenshot a list of local URLs or automatic spider of a website

I have a localhost (development) website that requires login and I want to automatically take a full page screenshot of several URLs I have. The URLs can be a fixed list I provide or even better if ...
AlfaTeK's user avatar
  • 191
6 votes
2 answers
314 views

Best software for recording GIFs screen captures with good quality and low sizes for forums

I'm not sure my question is related to this forum or Graphic Design forum. But I guess here is more suitable than there. I see many GIFs screens captures in StackExchange communities and forums that (...
Masoud Moghaddam's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
25 views

Alternative to KDE screenshots on Windows

At home I use KDE, and take screenshots with printscreen button, a window popsup, I can select whether I want to screenshot only an active window, or a fullscreen, or a custom rectangle, etc. Then I ...
DisplayMyName's user avatar
2 votes
2 answers
72 views

screenshot tool for extremely long pages firefox and chrome

Is there a screenshot tool that works without bugs for extremely long pages with firefox and chrome. Preferably external (software) or internal (add-on) ? I haven't found yet an add-on that works. I ...
judelaw's user avatar
  • 21
0 votes
1 answer
728 views

Higher Resolution Screenshot for Print (Linux)

I am working on a Linux OS and need to print a screenshot in a book and therefore I need a software, which takes higher resolution screenshots (at least 300 DPI) than for example GIMP screenshot or ...
dia's user avatar
  • 101
0 votes
3 answers
109 views

Looking for command line (debian if possible) tool doing screenshot of webpage

The topic is less easy than it looks. I need to be able to get png or jpg screenshot from some website on specific interval. So a simple cron job is OK, but I can't find a tool that really works. I ...
Micbol12's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
18 views

Seeking a program to get full-size screenshots on live websites all from from the terminal

I am looking for a program that simple captures a full-size screenshot of a webpage via a terminal command. chrome --headless --disable-gpu --screenshot --window-size=1280,1696 https://www....
Julien Tremblay McLellan's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
150 views

I am looking for a live snip tool

I am imagining a program like the Windows Snipping Tool but instead of making a jpeg, it creates a 'window' with a live view of just the highlighted area of that application's window. Sidebar: it ...
JesseC's user avatar
  • 11
1 vote
1 answer
122 views

Automate taking screenshots of the same region on the screen

I am looking for a way to be able to automate to take the screenshot of the same region on the screen. That is, when I click, it should take the screenshot of a specific region on the screen. (Windows ...
blackened's user avatar
  • 247
4 votes
3 answers
168 views

How to take screenshot of a Facebook post + All children and grandchildren comments?

Is there a tool or way to automatically take screenshot of entire expanded comment chain of a Facebook post? Currently I need to manually scroll and expand all children comments one by one.
xxx374562's user avatar
  • 141
2 votes
2 answers
165 views

Timesnapper / Personal Screen Tracker for MacOS

I use a windows app called Timesnapper. It records everything you do across all your screens the entire day. You can enter a password and playback things that happened through the day. This is useful ...
Vincent Tang's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
62 views

Clipboard manager or other utility which will copy the text from a defined region on the screen each time

There are screenshot utilities which take a picture, as an image, of a defined rectangle of user-defined dimensions (such as the one by Donation Coder). I need something similar, but to copy text. ...
aparente001's user avatar
-1 votes
3 answers
68 views

Screen capture program that would have the option of capturing a predefined fixed region in Linux [Redhat/Centos]?

I am trying to find a screen capture utility that could offer the above option in Centos 7. In the old days of Windows, I used to have a small utility called MWSnap that was perfect for this task. ...
Adrian's user avatar
  • 1
2 votes
3 answers
47 views

Saving a full screenshot of just one display on a multiheaded system on macOS?

I have a workstation with 5 monitors, but I need to save just one entire screen / display contents immediately to a file (a region is an option, but it would need to be a predefined region at the ...
ylluminate's user avatar
0 votes
2 answers
78 views

Browser extension that sends a full page capture of a website to Pinterest

I use Chrome, and found Page2Images Pin Full Page. Works great, except that the image captured was so small that I can't read the text, and some text and layout are screwed. Anyone came across any ...
resting's user avatar
  • 101
0 votes
1 answer
29 views

repeatedly save picture of previously defined region directly to file

I'm searching for a screen capturing software for Windows which allows me to capture a defined region of my screen over and over again by pressing hotkeys (or timed intervals would work too) while ...
DSVA's user avatar
  • 103
2 votes
2 answers
204 views

Alternative to gnome-screensot

Is there an alternative to gnome-screenshot (in Ubuntu) to take screenshots that are automatically saved in a specif directory and that no message is shown every time one presses the Print Screen key? ...
Alfie González's user avatar
0 votes
0 answers
45 views

Tool to remove system bars (status bar + bottom bar) from Android screenshots

I have hundreds of Android screenshots, and must remove the system bars (status bar + bottom bar) from them, because they add no value and take precious marketing/documentation space. The screenshots ...
Nicolas Raoul's user avatar
  • 19.5k
3 votes
2 answers
139 views

Capture entire webpage as a screenshot

I need to capture an entire web page as a screenshot (PNG). I checked for a few extension (they are saying that they are capturing the full page) but actually, they only capture the visible part of ...
Hemang's user avatar
  • 103
1 vote
2 answers
476 views

Windows Tool for automatic regular screenshots

Windows Tool for automatic regular screenshots Somehow similar to Hourly screenshot taker but for time tracking and so with other requirements: Lossless image format (preferrably PNG) multi monitor ...
sopupe's user avatar
  • 81
1 vote
1 answer
108 views

Automatic screenshots with cursor

I want to automatically capture my desktop every 5 seconds and create a one day time-lapsed video of my work. Ideally, I want to be able to store images in Google Drive/Dropbox so I don't take up a ...
VicLovin's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
62 views

Looking for a Overlay UI marking program for screencasting

I make lots of quick gifs but I cannot annotate them that well. The program needs to do following: Hold Rightclick (or some modifiers + rightclick) on mouse Draw Strokes Strokes stay on screen until ...
Vincent Tang's user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
34 views

Cloud app for desktop with the ability to make screenshots

Can anyone suggest a Cloud app with the desktop client which is able to conveniently made screenshots of the full screen and its part and save those screenshots to the Cloud automatically? With at ...
Yaroslav's user avatar
  • 113
0 votes
0 answers
186 views

Windows 10 Snipping Tool replacement for immediate snip?

Finally jumping in to Windows 10, and there are so many quirks I want to turn off or revert, I'm thinking I should use a different OS, lol The Windows 10 Snipping tool changed 1 behavior and I'd like ...
YetAnotherRandomUser's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
415 views

Tool to add a mouse pointer or cursor to an existing image or screenshot

Many years ago, I had a program that could take a screenshot, and from within the program, I could add mouse pointers (as many as I wanted) to me screenshot after it was taken. I'm aware that there ...
Baodad's user avatar
  • 151
5 votes
3 answers
1k views

Is there a Chrome extension that takes a screenshot that contains the URL?

I currently use FireShot to capture a full webpage and then save it to a PDF. I like FireShot, except for the fact that it does not add the URL anywhere to the screen capture. Without the URL, one ...
rubik's sphere's user avatar
0 votes
1 answer
129 views

Screenshot with step by step click path

I has saw a screenshot with clicks path (step-by-step). I would like know which software (open-source or free) it´s recomended to do this. My system operation is Windows. Example. I clicked 2 x 3 = ...
Jeferson Tenorio's user avatar
6 votes
4 answers
3k views

Chrome extension to take screenshot / screen capture of Twitter conversation?

I need to save some important Twitter conversations as image files for a project. On desktop Chrome, Twitter conversations live in a floating window above a background page. I've tried many ...
thanks_in_advance's user avatar
1 vote
2 answers
153 views

Messagebox simulator

I am looking for a program than lets me configure a standard Windows message box dialog and then shows it so I can take a screenshot of it. must support icons must support buttons must support ...
Thomas Weller's user avatar