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Snipping Tool

Captures and saves images of the computer screen.

Make a screenshot of the desktop of your computer and all windows, programs, menus, and processes currently displayed on it. Select the capture mode and take a picture of the entire screen or select a specific smaller area. Change the output file destination and size.


  • Automated capture
  • Hotkey customization
  • Format and resolution selection


  • Lack of advanced snippet customization features
  • Developed by Microsoft
  • Latest version: 2.0.2005.225
  • Updated: October 12, 2018
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