The best software for screen capture and recording

Easily grab screenshots or record your screen, then add annotations to communicate your message clearly.

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Easy to use, but full of advanced features

Don't let clumsy built-in tools hold you back. Snagit's comprehensive feature set makes it the top screen capture software for professionals.

 

Scrolling capture

Quickly capture images of anything and everything on your computer screen, even scrolling areas.

 

Simplify UI

Transform screenshots into simplified user interface (SUI) graphics in a single click.

 

Library

Say goodbye to the chaos and let Snagit keep your content effortlessly organized and synced across devices.

  • Filter and sort by date, file type, and application
  • Sync to Google Drive, OneDrive, and more
  • Tag images and videos

 

 

Smart move

Snagit automatically recognizes elements in your screenshot, granting you the magical ability to rearrange or remove UI elements.

 

Text recognition

Magically edit the text within an image, screenshot, or scanned document. You can even adjust the font, text size, and color. 

Capture anything, exactly how you want it

This is the capture window where you can effortlessly customize and save your capture settings.

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Image capture

Capture your full screen, a specific region, fixed image size, or scrolling area.

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Video recording

Record video of all or part of your screen, plus your camera.

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Audio recording

Record microphone and system audio.

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Custom presets

Create custom presets and keyboard shortcuts for your go-to captures.

Unleash your creativity with the ultimate built-in editor

Effortlessly transform your captures into polished, professional-quality images with easy-to-use templates and mark-up tools.

Get a link to your content or send directly to a specific app Get started quickly with professional templates. Quick access to your most recent captures. The Snagit Library keeps your captures effortlessly organized Add annotations like callouts, arrows, and more. Add effects like borders, filters, and capture info. Use presets or create custom styles that fit your brand or unique needs.

Add effects like borders, filters, and capture info.

Get started quickly with professional templates.

Add annotations like callouts, arrows, and more.

Get a link to your content or send directly to a specific app.

Use presets or create custom styles that fit your brand or unique needs.

Quick access to your most recent captures.

The Snagit Library keeps your captures effortlessly organized.

Share anywhere

Snagit works wherever you do. Instantly generate a link to content or upload directly to the apps you use every day.

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"Snagit has saved me a ton of hours."

Iris Johnson | Manager of Training & Culture at LightEdge Solutions

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With thousands of amazing uses, Snagit is the only screen capture and recording software you'll ever need.

Free Trial

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No credit card required

Try Snagit screen capture for free.

Perpetual License

Billed Once 

One perpetual license of Snagit, one year of maintenance, and access to Screencast.

Connect Bundle

$112.59 / year

Billed Yearly

One perpetual license of Snagit, one year of maintenance, and a subscription to Screencast Pro.

FAQFrequently Asked Questions

Is there a free version of Snagit?

While there is no completely free version of Snagit, there is a fully-functional free trial. That means you can try the paid version, free for 15 days. 

How much does Snagit cost?

Snagit is a one-time fee of $62.99 for a standard single license for both Windows and macOS. This includes a full year of Maintenance. There are additional discounts for volume, education, and government licenses. 

Supported Formats

  • BMP
  • CUR
  • GIF
  • ICO
  • JPG
  • MHT
  • PDF
  • PNG
  • SNAG
  • TIF
  • RAS
  • EMF
  • EPS
  • PSD
  • TGA
  • WFX
  • WMF
  • WPG
  • MP4

System Requirements

Windows System Requirements

  • Microsoft Windows 11, Windows 10, Windows Server 2016, or Windows 2019

    • Windows N requires the Media Foundation Pack
  • .NET 4.7.2 or later
  • WebView2 Runtime (included with.exe)
  • 64-bit 2.4 GHz single core processor (minimum)
  • 4 GB of RAM
  • 1.5 GB of hard-disk space for program installation

 

macOS System Requirements

  • macOS Monterey (12), or later

  • macOS Ventura (13) or later is required for:
    • Video recording toolbars and controls to he hidden in final recordings
    • Camera swap

How can I share my Snagit recordings?

Sharing your screen recordings with Snagit is both simple and versatile. In a single click, a link is automatically copied to your keyboard and ready to share with anyone. You can also directly upload your screen captures and recordings to popular apps like YouTube, Google Drive, Dropbox, and more.

How many licenses does Snagit come with?

You can install your license on up to two computers for a single user. For example, you can install on a desktop and a laptop or at home and at work.

If your computer crashes or you get a new machine, you can reinstall the version that you purchased, as long as you don’t have the program installed on more than two computers at a time.

Do you offer volume purchase discounts?

Volume discounts are available starting at 5 licenses or more. The more licenses you buy, the lower the price.

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What is a screen capture tool?

A screen capture tool lets you take a picture (or video) of what you see on your screen.

There are a lot of built-in programs and free tools to capture your screen.

But, if you need to take a lot of screenshots and want more flexibility and robust tools, Snagit is the best screen capture software.

Does Snagit have capture shortcuts?

Yes, Snagit has customizable hotkeys for every type of caption!

For a Global Capture, use Print + Screen + C on Mac, and PrntScr for Windows. Or, customize the shortcuts to fit your needs best.

To start and stop screen recording, use Control + Shift + Space bar to start and stop on Mac, and use Shift + F9 on Windows.