The smartest way to capture screenshots, add notes, annotations and share

Ashampoo Snap

Ashampoo Snap

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  • Latest Version

    Ashampoo Snap 16.0.5 LATEST

  • Review by

    Sophia Jones

  • Operating System

    Windows 7 / Windows 8 / Windows 10 / Windows 11

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Ashampoo Snap is a high-end software solution for screenshots and video captures! Images and videos convey information faster, more personally, and more succinctly than mere texts. Use Ashampoo Snap for PC to create images and videos that precisely demonstrate what you are meaning to tell! It enables users to capture with pixel-perfect accuracy, edit and share screen contents either as single images or videos. The application comes with powerful image editing capabilities.

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  • Fully Windows 11/10 compatible
  • Freely position the magic eye along screen edges
  • Guidelines that help with precise screenshot selections
  • Create elliptical screenshots
  • Brand-new image editor
  • Simplicity meets power: new user interface
  • Excellent video quality up to 4K
  • Enhanced audio quality with higher bitrates
  • Toggleable toolbar labels

Capture and edit any screen content
There's no easier way to create screenshots and videos than using the software. Capture and edit anything you see on your screen.

Flexibility and precision for your captures
Use pixel precision with your captures. Entire screen, single web sites, or individual sections - turn them into images or videos with the tool. Work with timers, auto-scroll through websites, or use smart text recognition, the possibilities are endless. A single click or keystroke is all it takes for Snap to spring into action!

All the information you need in a single image
The app makes it easy to share relevant information with others quickly. Use arrows, graphics, automatic numbering, and many more options to turn your images into self-explanatory masterpieces. Save time and effort and do away with cumbersome descriptions! Show, don't tell - fast, easy, and to the point.

Create your own real-time videos
Edit your videos live and add texts, drawings, or voice narration. Post-processing is now optional! Visualize mouse clicks and keystrokes live in your videos - perfect for tutorials. N Don't forget to use the new video watermarking to protect your IP.

Works with any display
When working in a multi-display environment, you may be faced with a dozen different screen resolutions and DPI settings. The tool automatically adapts to your display settings for perfect results on any display!

Perfect for web content
Not only can Snap capture Internet images but it can also include information on the source page either graphically as part of the image or through metadata. The app keeps things organized. And if you need to share the image, the program can add the corresponding link automatically, if needed. Would you like to capture entire web sites, text elements only or capture multiple windows at once? The tool makes it possible!

Video editing for the perfect movie
Even already good videos can do with a little polishing: cut out unneeded scenes, remove ads, or split up your videos into individual episodes. With the app, you don't require any additional software! The ingeniously easy editor helps you keep only the most important parts and highlights from your videos. Then, simply append another video or export your most precious moments as GIF animations!

Safely send or upload to the cloud
Would you like to access your images from anywhere? The software has got you covered: send images via email, save them to Ashampoo Webspace or upload them to all common cloud services (DropBox, Microsoft OneDrive, Google Drive). If needed, your images can be optimized in size before emailing or uploading them.

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What`s new
  • Quick screenshots, immaculate results
  • New scroll-capture technology
  • Handy toolbar for seamless zooming
  • Cutting-edge image and video capturing engine
  • Across the board performance improvements
  • Convenient context menu with quick access to recording features
  • Screen Capture: Capture screenshots of specific windows, areas, or the entire screen with customizable capture options.
  • Video Recording: Record screen activity with audio from system or microphone, enabling users to create tutorials, gameplay recordings, and more.
  • Annotation Tools: Add annotations, texts, arrows, shapes, and watermarks to captured images and videos for better explanation and presentation.
  • Editing Capabilities: Edit captured images and videos with built-in tools such as cropping, resizing, rotating, and applying various effects.
  • Scrolling Screenshots: Capture long web pages or documents by automatically scrolling and stitching multiple screenshots together.
  • Capture Timer: Schedule automatic captures at specified intervals or times, useful for monitoring changes or creating time-lapse recordings.
  • OCR Text Recognition: Extract text from screenshots and images for easy editing and sharing.
  • Built-in Sharing: Share captured content directly to social media platforms, cloud storage, or email without leaving the application.
User Interface

The user interface of Ashampoo Snap is clean, intuitive, and well-organized, making it easy for both novice and experienced users to navigate through its various features.

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The main toolbar provides quick access to essential tools, while the sidebar offers additional options for customization and settings. Overall, the interface is visually appealing and optimized for efficient workflow.

Installation and Setup

Installing this software is a straightforward process that involves downloading the installer from the official website or FileHorse and following the on-screen instructions. Users can choose between a typical or custom installation, depending on their preferences. Once installed, the software prompts users to configure settings such as capture hotkeys and default output formats, ensuring a personalized experience from the start.

How to Use
  • Capture Screenshots: Launch the app and select the desired capture mode (e.g., window, area, or scrolling). Customize capture settings as needed, then click the capture button to take the screenshot.
  • Record Videos: Switch to the video recording mode and adjust recording settings such as audio source and frame rate. Start recording by clicking the record button and stop when finished.
  • Edit Captured Content: Open the captured image or video in the editor and use the available tools to annotate, edit, or enhance the content according to your requirements.
  • Share Content: Once editing is complete, use the built-in sharing options to share the captured content directly to social media platforms, cloud storage, or email.
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Can Ashampoo Snap capture fullscreen games or videos?
Yes, it can capture fullscreen applications, including games and videos, using its screen capture and recording features.

Does Snap app for PC support capturing scrolling web pages?
Yes, it offers scrolling screenshot functionality, allowing users to capture long web pages or documents by automatically scrolling and stitching multiple screenshots together.

Can I add annotations to captured screenshots and videos?
Absolutely, it provides a variety of annotation tools, including text, arrows, shapes, and watermarks, for enhancing and explaining captured content.

Is there a way to schedule automatic captures with Ashampoo Snap?
Yes, it includes a capture timer feature that enables users to schedule automatic captures at specified intervals or times, ideal for monitoring changes or creating time-lapse recordings.

Does Ashampoo Snap support text recognition (OCR) for extracted text from images?
Indeed, the program offers OCR text recognition capabilities, allowing users to extract text from screenshots and images for easy editing and sharing.

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Ashampoo Snap is available for purchase with a one-time license fee. Pricing varies depending on the version and any ongoing promotions. Users can also opt for a free trial version to evaluate the software before making a purchase.

Snap 365 Subscription - $12.99 (per year)
  • For three devices
  • Upgrades included
  • Terminable at will
  • 30-day money back guarantee
Snap 16 - $44 (one-time)
  • For one device
  • 30-day money back guarantee
System Requirements
  • Operating System: Windows 7, 8, 10, 11
  • Processor: Intel or AMD processor
  • Memory: 2GB RAM
  • Storage: 500MB available space
  • Additional Requirements: Internet connection for activation and updates
  • Intuitive user interface
  • Comprehensive screen capture and recording features
  • Built-in editing and annotation tools
  • Support for scrolling screenshots and OCR text recognition
  • Easy sharing options
  • Limited platform availability (Windows only)
  • Some advanced features may require additional configuration or learning curve

Overall, it offers a feature-rich solution for capturing, editing, and sharing visual content on Windows PCs. With its intuitive interface, comprehensive feature set, and flexible customization options, it caters to a wide range of users, from casual users to professionals. While there are some minor limitations and platform restrictions, Ashampoo Snap remains a valuable tool for anyone needing to capture and communicate visual information effectively.

Note: 30 days (10 days + 20 days after email registration).

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