One of the great things about Snagit is that you can capture images that go beyond your screen using scrolling capture. For example, you can capture an entire Facebook thread, a map, spreadsheet, and so forth.
Snagit has three types of scrolling image capture:
Most of the time, this will do the trick. Start a capture and hover the crosshairs over different windows. If Snagit detects that it can perform a scrolling capture, you see one or more yellow bouncing arrows. Click an arrow and watch Snagit grab everything in the given direction.
What if you don’t want to capture everything? Maybe just a few pages of a PDF, part of a lengthy chat window, or a portion of a long web page? With Panoramic capture, you’re in charge of what you capture.
Panoramic capture lets you capture exactly what you want, even irregular areas. Once you click Start, Snagit captures anything that passes through the selected area.
Above: A scaled-down example of using Panoramic capture to capture a portion of data and graph in a huge spreadsheet.
If you want to capture a whole webpage, the best way is to use the Webpage option.
Tip: You can also capture a website by dragging the address icon (circled below) onto the Snagit icon.
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