To photograph the screen of your monitor and get a screenshot there are a lot of software with different options. Today we want to present one which is characterized by its simplicity and efficiency: CaptureIt Plus.
CaptureIt Plus is a simple software produced and distributed for free from CodePlex through which you can capture screenshots of the screen.
The software is compatible with Windows 7 and Vista, is released under the GNU GPL v2, it is constantly updated notice that the first version dates back only to August 21, 2011.
Let’s see how to use it
- After you have downloaded and installed, the software will start in the background and then there is no real interface.
- To view the options, look in the right corner of the taskbar and you will discover the presence of the new icon CaptureIt Plus
- now right click on it and choose Tools -> Options
- should choose the folder to save the screenshots, the output format (including PNG, JPEG, BMP, TIF, GIF, and WMF) and a similar feature self-timer (the ability to delay, a certain number of seconds, the photo was taken).
Once you have completed the settings, right-click again on the program icon and see the remaining entries, in particular Capture, which has five different capture capabilities:
- FullScreen – Performs a screenshot of the entire screen.
- Rectangle – allows you to choose the size of the rectangle and place it where.
- Window – Runs the screenshot of the currently selected window and open.
- Free Form – Screenshots area to your liking, with a shape drawn manually.
- Scheduled Screen Capture – starts on the settings section, where you can decide after that run the photo was taken.
To see all the pictures you have taken, click the icon with the right button and select Explore, it opens the selected folder as the destination of all the screenshots.
Website: CaptureIt Plus
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CaptureIt Plus, take screenshots of the screen easily