FastStone Capture may be a full featured image capturing tool that helps you to not only take snapshots of your screen, but also edit them. It allows you to simply capture and annotate anything on the screen including windows, objects, menus, full screen, rectangular/freehand/fixed regions similarly as scrolling windows/web pages. It also allows you to record all screen activities including onscreen changes, speech from microphone, mouse movements and clicks into highly compressed video files.
FastStone Capture may be a lightweight, yet full-featured screen capture tool that permits you to simply capture and annotate anything on the screen including windows, objects, menus, full screen, rectangular or freehand regions and even scrolling windows/Web pages.
You can favor to send captures to editor, file, clipboard, printer, e-mail, and Word or PowerPoint document or upload them to your website. Editing tools include annotating (texts, arrowed lines, and highlights), resizing, cropping, sharpening, watermarking, applying edge effects and lots of more. It also allows you to record screen activities and sound into highly compressed video files. FastStone Capture saves files in BMP, GIF, JPEG, PCX, PNG, TGA, TIFF, and PDF formats.
FastStone Capture addresses the shortcomings common to screen-capture programs, and it packages the features and options you wish in an easy-to-use interface that simplifies the foremost cumbersome tasks, including selecting just the parts you would like to avoid wasting, resizing and editing the image, selecting the file format and destination, writing captions, and naming and organizing the ultimate results.
FastStone Capture’s primary interface may be a small floating task bar with a couple of easy-to-understand icons that activate the program’s various methods of capturing screen images: active window, object, rectangle, freehand, full screen, scrolling window, and, for video capture, a screen recorder. Two other buttons select output options and program settings. The program also installs icons on the desktop and system tray. Clicking on a picture in any of the capture modes opens the FastStone Editor, a speedy but basic image editor that has some drawing, painting, and effects capabilities. the power to quickly and simply write and connect captions is also the standout feature. We also just like the screen recorder for capturing onscreen video while preserving the context.
FastStone Capture functions quickly, smoothly, and unobtrusively. It downloads, installs, and opens without issues, and, do you have to decide to not keep it, it uninstalls cleanly without dropping any orphan files or folders. FastStone Capture is shareware; it’s absolve to use for 30 days, after which you want to purchase and register your copy. We recommend it for all user levels.
FastStone Capture includes other interesting options like automatic saving and naming for files, support for keyboard shortcuts and therefore the possibility to upload images on to an FTP server.