Use Snagit for Feedback or Grading

You can use Snagit to mark up, grade, or provide feedback to others. Take an image capture of the item you want to give feedback on. Then, use the drawing tools in Snagit Editor to provide feedback.

Add Space for Comments and Feedback

  • In Snagit Editor, drag the edge of the capture on the canvas to create extra space for comments.

    Drag edge to create extra space

  • Drag the top edge of a capture to provide a summary or overall grade for an assignment.
    grade in top margin
  • Drag the side edge of a capture to provide notes and copy edits in the margins.
    Left margin example

Point Out a Specific Item with a Callout

Use callouts to point to or give feedback on specific items.

  1. On the Tools tab, select the Callout tool.
    Callout tool
  2. Click to select a callout style or adjust the options to create your own style.
  3. Click and drag on the canvas to draw the callout.
  4. Move the tail around the callout until it points to the area you want to comment on.
  5. Enter the comment text into the callout.
    Callout example
  6. To move the callout, click and drag within the callout.
  7. To resize the callout, click to select the callout and drag a handle.

Callout Tips:

  • Select the Add to Quick Styles option to save the current settings to maintain a consistent look for all comments.
  • Change the callout style for each reviewer or to differentiate between types of feedback.

Add Notes

Note example

  1. On the Tools tab, select the Text tool.
    Text tool
  2. Click to select a style or adjust the options to create your own style.
  3. Click and drag the text style onto the desired position on the canvas.
  4. Type the notes into the text box.
  5. Drag a handle to resize the callout.

Highlight a Section

  1. On the Tools tab, select the Highlighter tool.
    Highlighter tool
  2. Select a highlighter color from the gallery.
  3. Click and drag across the area to highlight.

Call Out a Section with a Frame

  1. On the Tools tab, select the Shape tool.
    Shape tool
  2. Select the frame style from the gallery.
  3. Edit the desired options such as the line width and color from the dropdown menus.
  4. Click and drag around the area to highlight on the canvas.
    Red frame

Cross Out Text

  1. On the Tools tab, select the Line tool.
    Line tool
  2. Select a line style from the gallery. Change the desired width and color options from the dropdown menus.
  3. Click and drag across the area to strike out.
    Cross out example

Use Commenting for Feedback

  1. On the Share tab, click the dropdown.
  2. Select Options.
  3. The Output Options dialog appears. Enable the Show comments on view page option.
  4. Click Save.
  5. On the Share tab, click the button to share your capture.
  6. Copy the URL into an instant message or email to share with your reviewers. Instruct your reviewers to enter comments on the bottom of the webpage.
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