Monday, April 23, 2012

LightShot - Screenshot for Firefox, Chrome, IE and Desktop

LightShot is web and PC screen capture tool which is very much similar to Snipping tool in Windows 7 and Vista. LightShot has innovative features like automatic online uploading for sharing and editing, which separates from other screen capture tools.

This screen capture tool is available as Desktop application as well as a Firefox, Internet Explorer and Google Chrome internet browsers. LightShot is completely free to download and easy to install application. It is a light-weight application which has simple interface, makes your screen capturing easier than before.

How to use LightShot:
  1. This screenshot application substitutes the default ‘PrintScr’ key of the keyboard. The user can click ‘LightShot’ icon or press ‘PrintScr’ key to launch the application.
  2. To take the screenshot, click and drag the mouse cursor to select the required region.
  3. Select the region depending on specific dimension.

  • Very useful for bloggers who need specific dimension of images.
  • Take screenshots with specified dimension. (for example: 300x200, 345x245, etc)
  • Click “Share” button and start sharing photos, images, or any part of web page content with your friends online. Send it through your blog, Twitter, or Facebook.
  • Allows you to copy screenshot to clipboard for further process.
  • Allows you to edit screenshot online via Pixlr Editor. This editor has powerful features such as Pen, Brush, and Blur tools.
  • Save screenshots to your PC.
  • Use keyboard shortcuts to speed up your work.