Snagit 2020: It’s More Than Simple Screenshots

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For me, Snagit happens to be one of these tools. Whether I need to capture a quick screenshot or record a quick video, Snagit is always there when I need it, and it does its job with no fuss. But, I have to be honest: it wasn’t until recently that I discovered the real power and versatility Snagit has to offer. The goal was to create a course that not only covered the new features of Snagit, but also how it can be used to create all sorts of new content. Snagit

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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.

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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. One of Snagit’s default presets is “Send to Google Drive”. Interval capture is a lesser known feature of Snagit. If you don’t have Snagit but think this can save you time, grab our free trial and give it a shot!

Snagit speaks German! Do you?

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We are releasing Snagit 12 and Snagit for Mac 3 in German! This is the first release of the German Snagit 12, which follows the long tradition of having a translated windows version all the way back to 2002 when we released Snagit 6.1. However, this is the very first time we offer Snagit for Mac in German as well – responding to one of the most requested wishes by our German-speaking Mac users. The German Snagit website also received a facelift.

Snagit: The Very Basics

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We’d like to think that Snagit is pretty easy to use. The new Snagit Basics video series is geared toward the inexperienced computer user. In these five short videos, we cover the bare essentials – everything from locating Snagit on your Windows PC to sending pictures and videos via email. Each video is a step-by-step walkthrough set a comfortably slow pace, perfect for learning Snagit from scratch or for helping a friend get started with Snagit.

Throwback Thursday Snagit Sale #TBT

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To celebrate #TBT, we’re taking Snagit back 20 years to 1995. Today only, you can get Snagit for 20% off the regular price using promo code TBTMAR15 at checkout. Visit the TechSmith store to get your copy of Snagit for 20% off using the promo code: TBTMAR15. The post Throwback Thursday Snagit Sale #TBT appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. News & Events sale Snagit Today is a special day – it’s Throwback Thursday.

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. This free alternative to Snagit is called Greenshot , and with it you can: Create full screenshots. Even if you are a fan (and user) of Snagit, I strongly recommend that you download this free tool and give it a shot.

Snagit is my.

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Snagit is. What's Snagit to you? With the new Snagit on Mac release this week, we wanted to celebrate. If you're willing to complete this sentence, "Snagit is my." Visit here to find out how to enter to win and you can 'like' Snagit on Facebook here. TeachStreet founder and CEO, Dave Schappell shared a quick video telling us what Snagit is to him. Kathy Jacobs , a social media specialist and OneNote MVP, shared her entry for "Snagit is my."

Kickstart Your Summer Projects with Snagit

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Snagit can help you research, organize, and even visualize your project. Take a few minutes to watch this video and see how Snagit can help you with your summer projects. The post Kickstart Your Summer Projects with Snagit appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Tips & How To''s DIY how to Projects Snagit Snagit 11 Snagit on Windows Tips and Tricks Summer is a great time to get started on all those outdoor DIY projects you’ve been putting off.

TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome – Keep Scrollin’

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First and foremost, Snagit has always been about helping you capture what is on your screen. If you’re used to Snagit on Windows or Mac OS, then you know how this works already. Finally, a feature that many of you won’t actually see, but something that we think will help users that are new both to Snagit for Google Chrome, and to the world of Google Apps in general. The post TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome – Keep Scrollin’ appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

Back to School with Snagit Sale

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We know that teachers already spend a lot of their own money on classroom supplies, so we are offering a back to school sale on Snagit to help save money and time in your class. We’re offering Snagit for 20% off the already discounted education pricing*. That means you can get a full copy of Snagit for less than the cost of 4 reams of paper. Get Snagit now. How can Snagit help save you time? For Educators Education sale Snagit

Create a Spooky Halloween Invitation Using Snagit

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Use Snagit to quickly create a one of a kind invitation for your Halloween party or any occasion. The post Create a Spooky Halloween Invitation Using Snagit appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Tips & How To''s Snagit Snagit 11 Snagit on Windows When planning a party one of the first steps is to send out the invitations. Watch this short tutorial to learn how. Can’t see the embedded video? Watch it on Screencast.com instead.

Using Snagit with Apple’s Messages

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As a Snagit lover, this is one of my biggest pet peeves in life! I have mine set to “Open at Login” and continuously running (similar to how I have Snagit always running in the background). Snagit. You can’t live without your Snagit. Drag images from the Snagit tray directly into Messages. ” The post Using Snagit with Apple’s Messages 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. Now that OneNote 2013 is part of the Microsoft Office suite, you can share your Snagit capture to OneNote with a single click. Rotate your objects (Snagit Windows). You can now rotate Callouts, shapes and pasted images in Snagit.

Create Layered Graphics With Snagit 12

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Layered graphics are impressive to see and they are fast and easy to create using Snagit 12. The post Create Layered Graphics With Snagit 12 appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Tips & How To''s creative DIY Editing Editor Gallery Perspective project Snagit Snagit 12 Stacked Images techsmith snagit This tutorial makes use of the Quick Styles gallery feature.

Use Snagit 12 – Save Time and Stay Organized to Prepare for Taxes

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This is where Snagit’s tagging and organization features can help you prepare for taxes, this year and next. Use Snagit’s Library Features to Organize Your Captures. Did you know Snagit automatically gathers metadata for you during the capture process? Application : The application Snagit captured from. Website : The website Snagit captured from. Open Snagit Editor and select the Library tab. Open Snagit Editor and select the Library tab.

Snagit webinars - discover what's new

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Do you love Snagit? We're putting together a few not-boring webinars, loaded with real-life examples of how you can use the new Snagit. Your guide will be Snagit/Jing product manager, Tiffany Wood. What's NEW in Snagit for education? What's NEW in Snagit? What's NEW in Snagit? Register for a Snagit webinar. Connect with Snagit on the social tubes: @Snagit. Snagit | ChannelTechSmith. Snagit 773 30 481 875

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! ). This will allow you to bring the signature into the Snagit Editor. Now that you have your desired electronic signature in Snagit, we can make it a Stamp for future use.

Create a Mirrored Image with Snagit 12

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Below are the steps to create a mirrored image with Snagit 12. The post Create a Mirrored Image with Snagit 12 appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Tips & How To''s blue creative edges mirror Perspective project Snagit Snagit 12 Snagit on Windows TechSmith tips Tips & Tricks Tips and Tricks Tutorial Mirrored images are impressive and can add a bit of polish to your document cover, title slides, PowerPoint presentation, and more.

Wait a minute—TechSmith Snagit for…Linux?

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Wouldn’t it be nice if we had Snagit for Linux? In our drive to provide TechSmith users the ability to capture screenshots on their preferred system, last month we introduced TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome. What is Snagit for Google Chrome? Will Snagit work on my Linux system? While Snagit for Chrome is not officially supported on all Linux Distros, we have had very good luck running it on Ubuntu 13.10 How do I get Snagit for Chrome?

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.” ” One of our on-going priorities is to keep refining Snagit so new users have less of a learning curve and long-time users can complete their most common tasks more efficiently. Download the free update for Snagit 11 (Windows).

TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome™ Beta Available Now!

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We are excited for the upcoming release of TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome™! This is your chance to learn more about Snagit for Chrome before it’s available in the Chrome Web Store and to talk directly with TechSmith. NEWLY ANNOUNCED: We are now accepting beta testers for Snagit for Chrome! The post TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome™ Beta Available Now! *Video from the Live Google+ Hangout on Air will be posted here later today. Watch this spot!*.

Create Mathcasts Using Snagit

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To begin, open the Snagit Editor and create a new image. There is a setting you will need to enable so the Snagit Editor does not minimize when you start your capture. In the Snagit Capture window, go to Tools > Program Preferences. Click on the Program Options tab and uncheck Hide Snagit before capturing. Now return to the Snagit Editor. In the Snagit Editor you can review your video, save individual frames as images, or save your video as an MP4.

Webcam Video: Now Available in Snagit

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Snagit now has webcam video capability, and you can easily toggle between webcam and screen recording during a video to add a personal touch with teammates or clients, no matter where they are. Download a free trial of Snagit now. The post Webcam Video: Now Available in Snagit appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Tips & How To's Snagit Snagit 13 snagit 4 Video webcamHave you ever dreamed of having your own television show?

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! At this time, we’re considering the screencasting feature in Snagit for Google Chrome to be in beta. That’s where Snagit for Google Chrome’s tight integration with Google Drive comes in handy. Not a Snagit for Google Chrome user yet?

Color-coordinate Your Snagit Captures

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The post Color-coordinate Your Snagit Captures appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Tips & How To''s Assets Colors Snagit 11 Snagit on Windows Creating coordinated assets such as callouts, arrows, and shapes for captures can be difficult. In this short video, I show you how to use the color theme from a logo, image, or screen capture to make color-coordinated assets. Then, I go over how to save them to your Quick Styles for reuse. Can’t see the embedded video?

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. Through Snagit, Carlos is able to quickly remind clients what certain information means in layman terms, almost as if he’s in the office with them. “It Customer Stories Customer Story Customer Videos Snagit

Create Mathcasts Using Snagit

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To begin, open the Snagit Editor and create a new image. There is a setting you will need to enable so the Snagit Editor does not minimize when you start your capture. In the Snagit Capture window, go to Tools > Program Preferences. Click on the Program Options tab and uncheck Hide Snagit before capturing. Now return to the Snagit Editor. In the Snagit Editor you can review your video, save individual frames as images, or save your video as an MP4.

Webinar recording: What's new in Snagit

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If you couldn't make it to the Snagit webinar today, we've got you covered! This one covers Snagit for general users. Connect with Snagit on the social tubes: @Snagit. Snagit | ChannelTechSmith. Snagit 773 30 481 875And if you tried to attend but couldn't connect, we're so sorry! It was not one of our better moments.). We wanted to get the video recording posted right away. We'll add the one for educators as soon as we can.

You had me at Snagit - Snagit for Mac is Coming!

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Now that we've released Camtasia for Mac , one of the top questions I've been hearing is, 'Will there be Snagit for the Mac?!' I'm happy to announce that TechSmith is in the early stages of actively developing Snagit for the Mac! Want to keep up with the latest news about Snagit on the Mac? Tags: News Snagit Snagit for Mac 182 214 481 Well, you asked for it. The good news just keeps coming today! I'm pleased to share the news that you will be getting your wish!

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! If you haven’t already, stop by Snagit’s what’s new page and check out the latest version, now with the all new OneClick interface – which gives you instant access to image and video capture tools, settings, capture profiles, and more! Ready to try Snagit or get the upgrade? So, give Snagit 11.2/Snagit 2.1 Already on Snagit 11? Great news!

Decorate for the Holidays: Fun with Snagit + TechSmith Fuse

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All you need is Snagit , TechSmith Fuse , and our new, festive stamp set. If you’re familiar with Snagit, you’ve probably used Snagit stamps before – maybe you’ve used them to mark up a document or add a silly mustache to a coworker. But if you haven’t used Snagit stamps, here’s your chance to start. Note : You’ll need the latest version of Snagit to use TechSmith Fuse with Snagit. Happy December!

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. You can download your free Snagit stamps here. If you’re looking for additional Snagit Stamps, you can find many more free stamps from Geetesh here.

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. In Snagit 13 (Windows) and Snagit 4 (Mac), you can fully customize your workflows throughout the entire process. The way you might use Snagit for sales, marketing, technical communications, or software development is all very different.

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). Read on to see what’s new in Snagit (everything listed below applies to both Snagit 12 on Windows and Snagit 3 on Mac). Snagit has included simple video capture for some time. Rework is expensive.