Working with the Capture Window

0:10 – Finding the capture window
0:20 – Re-opening the capture window
0:30 – Capture window options
0:50 – The copy to clipboard button
1:05 – Keyboard shortcuts
1:30 – Other shortcuts
2:00 – The editor
2:07 – Additional capture options
2:17 – Delay capture
2:33 – Select/change microphone


Working with the Capture Window

Expand the capture options

Move the cursor over the red Capture button on the right side of the screen to expand the Capture window options. 

Hover the cursor over the capture window to expand the options

Move the Capture window

By default, the Capture window appears on the right side of the screen. The Capture window can be docked anywhere along the left or right side of the screen. 

Click and drag the Capture window to any location on the screen. 

Click and drag to move the capture window

Image and Video Capture buttons

The Image Capture and Video Capture buttons provide the flexibility to capture the entire screen, a window, an area of the screen, or a scrolling region (image only) all from a single capture option. 

Capture buttons

To learn how to take a capture with these options, see All-in-One Capture or Record a Video.

Access additional capture options

You can access the capture options such as setting the capture keyboard shortcuts, previewing after capture, capturing the cursor, or setting a delayed capture by clicking the Additional Capture Options button on the Capture window. 

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Title Category Level Format
000 - Introduction to Snagit 2 Getting Started I Video
001 - All-in-One Capture Getting Started I Video/Written
002 - Working with the Capture Window Getting Started I Video/Written
003 - What's New in Snagit 2 Reference I Video
004 - Moving from Jing to Snagit Getting Started I Written
005 - Record a Video Getting Started I Video/Written
006 - Getting to Know the Editor Getting Started I Video
007 - Sharing with Snagit Share II Video
008 - Share to Share I Written
009 - Annotate with Drawing Tools Getting Started I Video
010 - Enhance Your Images with Effects Getting Started I Video
011 - Save Custom Styles Styles II Written
012 - Vector Objects and Selection Canvas I Written
013 - File Formats Overview Reference II Written
014 - Snagit Project File Format Reference I Written
015 - Capture a Scrolling Window Capture I Written
016 - Capture Multiple Areas Capture I Written
017 - Capture an Entire Web Page Capture I Written
018 - Capture a Menu Capture II Written
019 - Retina Display: Sharing Images Reference II Video/Written
020 - Editing Your Video Capture in Camtasia for Mac Edit II PDF
021 - The Many Ways People Use Snagit Example II Written
022 - Use Snagit for Research Example II Written
023 - Use Snagit for Feedback or Grading Example II Written
024 - Create Handout Graphics from a Video Capture Example II Written
025 - Maintain Privacy in Your Captures Tools II Written
026 - Watermark an Image Example II Written
027 - Create a Mockup Example III Written
028 - Create Images for the Web Example II Written
029 - Top Ways to Use Drag and Drop Tips & Tricks II Written
030 - Snagit Keyboard Shortcuts Guide Reference I PDF
031 - Bring Your Mobile Content into Snagit Mobile I Video
032 - Snagit Highlights Highlights I Video
033 - Google Drive: Access and collaborate around your content Share I Video
034 - Connecting Your Mobile Device Mobile I Video