FREE Alternative to Snagit

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For years, the gold standard for this software has been Snagit by Techsmith. If you are a budget seeker, then there is a fantastic open-source option available that has many features that are similar to Snagit. free instructional design training tools

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Using Presets in Snagit

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By creating a preset in Snagit you can bind a multi-step process to a hotkey to save time and effort on oft-repeated tasks. If you aren’t familiar with presets in Snagit, the default list is right below the standard capture options in Snagit 13.

Snagit Update: Improved Scrolling Capture

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Our developers are always hard at work researching – and building – ways to make Snagit work harder for you. This helps Snagit play nicer with your devices, without sacrificing any of the “neatness” you’ve come to know and love. With the adjustments, we’ve altered the way Snagit sees the world, which makes it easier to capture some increasingly common web design elements. The post Snagit Update: Improved Scrolling Capture appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

Snagit Update: Dropbox, OneNote sharing, Object Rotation and More

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Fresh off the heels of our major Snagit release in May, we are pleased to announce Snagit 12.1 On Snagit we’re always on the look out for popular share destinations to allow customers to quickly and easily make their content available. Rotate your objects (Snagit Windows).

Snagit for Chrome and Google Classroom

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This post is part of a series around using TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome with Google Classroom. Fortunately, we were able to get our hands on Classroom a bit early, and found that there are already some great ways to use it with Snagit for Google Chrome; lets take a look!

Introducing A Whole New Snagit

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We’ve been busy working behind the scenes here at TechSmith to bring you Snagit’s most exciting release to date—meet Snagit 13 (Windows) and Snagit 4 (Mac) ! Customize Your Workflow: Snagit works your way. Now you can create your animated GIF in Snagit and easily share it.

Free Snagit Stamps: Enjoy Three New Education Stamp Sets!

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Start the school year off right with a slew of new Snagit stamps. Download them now for free! Use Snagit to create a certificate, and then spice it up with our new Chalkstar to Rockstar stamp set. Get in touch with us on Twitter ( @Snagit ), Pinterest , or Facebook.

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A More Personalized Snagit Experience: Why and How Snagit Went Custom

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With Snagit, we wanted to do the same thing. Snagit finally got personal, with. That’s why in the latest version of Snagit we introduced an entirely customized way to capture, edit, and share. Customization in Snagit. Snagit works the way you do.

Using Snagit with Apple’s Messages

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As a Snagit lover, this is one of my biggest pet peeves in life! It’s free, it’s fast and it’s unlimited. I have mine set to “Open at Login” and continuously running (similar to how I have Snagit always running in the background). Snagit.

content.ED: Snagit Video Capture for Quick Communication

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We’ll cover best practices for all types of office communication like documentation, graphics, videos, presentations, and more using our favorite quick communication tool, Snagit. Snagit allows you to take a quick screencast with audio, cut a few moments out, and then share it to anyone, anywhere. Don’t have Snagit or running an older version? Download a free trial of the latest build to check out Snagit’s new video capabilities.

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Announcing Screencasting in Snagit for Google Chrome

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Screen recording, the most highly anticipated feature in Snagit for Google Chrome , is finally here! With our latest release of Snagit, you now have the ability to make screencasts from your Chromebook or any Chrome browser! How do I make a screencast with Snagit for Google Chrome?

Celebrate July 4th with Snagit Stamps

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Did you know that Snagit also has stamps ? My good friend, Geetesh Bajaj , at Scrapbook Presentations has made some new stamps for Snagit that you can get for free. These are perfect for anyone wanting to add fireworks or an American Flag to their Snagit captures.

[Webinar] How to Record Screen Capture Videos with Snagit

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Join us for a great webinar on how to record screen video with Snagit on Friday, May 16th from 1-2 PM ET. Make sure you don’t miss this FREE webinar. Techsmith’s Snagit tool is a top tool for capturing static images, but it is also a great tool for recording video.

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New Version of Snagit for Windows and Mac: Video Trimming and More

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Today’s new version of Snagit makes it easier and more natural to share knowledge, comments, or just document things you see on your screen. You can try Snagit free (whether you’re new to Snagit or have a previous version). Rework is expensive.

Create an Electronic Signature with Snagit

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Thankfully, Snagit is able to save you time by taking your handwritten signature and turning it into a reusable image that can be applied to all electronic documents requiring a sign off. Then, take a quick screenshot with Snagit ( try our free trial! ).

Snagit for Google Chrome in Your (Google) Classroom

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This post is part of a series around using TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome with Google Classroom. Fortunately, we were able to get our hands on Classroom a bit early, and found that there are already some great ways to use it with Snagit for Google Chrome; lets take a look!

New Snagit release: Sometimes it’s the small things

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We really like how approachable Snagit is for people of all technical abilities. I bet you could list two or three things about Snagit that were hard to figure out at first…but now seem normal or even “easy.” Download the free update for Snagit 11 (Windows).

Sharing is Caring – Download new Snagit stamps and Camtasia Studio theme sets for free!

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Here at TechSmith, we’ve been having fun the past few months creating brand new digital media assets such as Snagit stamp sets, Camtasia Studio theme sets, and Camtasia Studio music tracks for our newsletter subscribers. FOR OUR SNAGIT USERS. Snagit Stamps.

Snagit Update: Light Theme, Scrolling Capture and More

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We’ve added a light theme for Snagit Window’s Editor, now the choice is up to you. With Snagit Windows 12.2, Starting with Snagit 9, we’ve had a very powerful and popular way to automatically save your captures and lots of information connected to your captures.

5 Tips for Planning Your Big Move with Snagit

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Thankfully, Snagit can help you out. Snagit lets you capture any image to visually compare almost any feature you can find. And remember—Snagit also works with images from your digital camera or smart phone. Check out all of our free, downloadable Snagit Stamps !

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It's Official - Snagit on Mac is Released!

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Guess what the biggest feature request is for Snagit? For years, the number one feature request has been to bring Snagit to the Mac platform. Please help us celebrate the release of Snagit on Mac today! Snagit was built from the ground up just for Mac users.

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Snagit for Google Chrome Keeps on GIF’ing

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With the release of the newest version of Snagit for Chrome, TechSmith included a wonderful GIFt. One TechSmith Snagit App. One TechSmith Snagit (Extension). These are both free and always available in the Chrome Web Store. Snagit with Google Docs.

Rickrolling, Snagit and You.

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Snagit AND Rick Astley! If you'd like your own Rick Astley stamp for Snagit, you can download it from here. Jessica also wrote a great blog post here about how she uses Snagit 9 at Michigan State University (my alma mater!) You can download the mustache Snagit stamp here.

Lights, Camera, Action! Welcome New Versions of Snagit!

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I'm happy to announce new versions of Snagit 11 for Windows and Snagit on Mac 2 are available today! The number one request from Snagit users? The new release of Snagit is full of new video features and capabilities on both platforms! What's new in Snagit?

New Release: Capture faster with Snagit 11.2

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We’ve got a new version of Snagit on Windows for you to try! Ready to try Snagit or get the upgrade? When you upgrade to the current version of Snagit on Windows, you’ll receive both Snagit on Windows and Snagit on Mac! So, give Snagit 11.2/Snagit 2.1

Snagit Captures Google Adwords Accounts

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And, as if that wasn’t already enough, Carlos has become a Snagit screencasting pro. Since then, he’s added Google Adwords to the services he offers, creating quick screencasts with Snagit to break down the wealth of information Google provides for his clients.

Top 5 Ways to Make Astonishing Blog Pictures with Snagit

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And that’s where you can’t deal without Snagit. We’d tried numerous free and paid screen takers, but Snagit was and still is the best for our blog. Here are 5 tips to create amazing pictures for you blog with Snagit. In Snagit go to Image tab and choose Resize.

Better Support with Snagit: 4 Tips to Make Your Help Desk More Helpful

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The TechSmith support team, however, has a secret weapon: Snagit. Snagit works wonders for support. In this post, I’ll go through the top four ways Snagit can help your support team limit email back and forths and reduce your average handle time.

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Create Depth of Field & Apply Photo Touch ups With Snagit 12 – Part 1

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Snagit’s Spotlight and Magnify feature lets you simulate the depth of field to make the subject area really step into view. Snagit can also be used to correct a photo’s color and to bring blurred details into focus with photo touch ups. Need a way to get your photos into Snagit?

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Snagit 11.1 Release – Windows 8 compatibility, system audio capture, and more

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you’ll be able to use Snagit with Windows 8, record system audio, and customize Snagit to meet the unique needs of your entire organization. Already using Snagit 11 on Windows? If you own Snagit 11, your upgrade to 11.1 is FREE! What’s New in Snagit 11?

Snagit - Now with 100% More Bacon!

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If so, Snagit is about to get better. Since you can take any PNG, JPG, GIF, TIF or BMP and turn it into a custom Snagit stamp , we can use Ann's bacon graphics as custom Snagit stamps! And, there are lots of other places you can find more Snagit stamps.

New releases: Snagit, Camtasia, TechSmith Fuse, and TechSmith Relay all updated

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Snagit, Camtasia, TechSmith Fuse, TechSmith Relay - we’ve updated them all! We’re rolling out OneDrive for Business integration with both Snagit and Camtasia. Check out these tutorials for your respective product and operating system: MyPlaces tutorials by product: Snagit Windows.

Create a Unique Work of Art Using Collage With Snagit 12

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Just do a search for “ free black and white clipart “ The key to creating a great work of art is to start with a black and white image that has strong lines that create partitioned sections that will not bleed into other sections when filled.

Snagit 10 and Camtasia Studio 7 Webinars

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New to Snagit or Camtasia Studio? Snagit 10: New Productivity and Creativity Monday, May 31 at 11am EST Camtasia Studio 7: Quick Start Webinar Monday, June 7 at 11am EST You will need to register for the webinar here. And, there's no charge to attend - it is free!