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Posted by Amit Gupta On July - 30 - 2014

Here are 3 Best Free Alternatives to Skitch.

Skitch  is a free screen capture software for your computer. With the help of this freeware you can capture screenshots of various parts of your computer screen easily.  There are two different modes provided by Skitch to capture screenshots. These two modes are screen snap and full screen. In screen snap mode it lets you capture a specific area. And in the full screen mode  Skitch gives you the option to capture whole screen. Skitch provides  you different hotkeys to capture screenshots. For capturing whole screen the desired hotkey is Ctrl+Shift+6. And for capturing Screen snap the hotkey is Ctrl+Shift+5. You can also customized the hotkeys if you wants. Skitch also gives you the option to add various annotations tools to your screenshots such as shapes, arrow, rectangle tool and text tool.Here are free alternatives to Skitch that provide some of the similar features.

DuckCapture

DuckCapture is the best free alternative to Skitch. DuckCapture is a free screenshot capture software for your computer. With the help of this freeware you can capture screenshots of your computer screen in different modes. Apart from capturing the screenshots this freeware also comes with useful editing and annotation tools. DuckCapture capture your computer screen in five different modes: Region, Polygon, Window, Scrolling, and Full Screen. DuckCapture lets you provide four types of hotkeys to capture these screenshots. The hotkey to capture screenshots are Ctrl+Print Screen, Win+Print Screen, Alt+Print Screen, and Print Screen. This freeware also gives you the option to make your screenshots more attractive by adding different types of annotations such as text, line, arc, rectangle and polygon. DuckCapture is a better alternative for Skitch as it is a useful and efficient tool.

DuckCapture interface

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Works With: Windows        

Monosnap

Monosnap is another good free alternative to Skitch. Monosnap is a free software to capture screenshots on your computer. With the help of this freeware you can capture full screen, window, or a selected part of your PC after a certain time period.  Monosnap lets you provide various types of hotkeys to capture the screenshots. For capturing cropped screen you have to press Alt+Control+5. And for capturing Full Screen you have to press Alt+Control+6. Monosnap lets you easily modify the hotkeys. Monosnap provides you various annotations tools for enhancing the screenshots such as text, pen, rectangle, circle and arrow tools. Monosnap is a suitable alternative for Skitch as it offers a variety of useful features.

Monosnap interface

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Works With: Windows        

Mr Shot

Mr Shot is a good replacement for Skitch. Mr Shot is a free software to capture screenshots on your computer. With the help of Mr Shot you can capture different parts of your computer screen very easily and quickly.  By using Mr Shot you can capture an rectangular area and a open window of your PC screen. For capturing rectangular area you have to press hotkey Ctrl+R. And for capture open window and freehand shape you have to press hotkeys Ctrl+W and Ctrl+F. To capture desktop you have to press hotkey Ctrl+D. This freeware lets you provide a variety of annotation tools to make the look of your screenshots attractive such as pencil, text, rectangle and arrow tools etc. Mr Shot is a right alternative for Skitch as it provides a variety of cool features.

Mr Shot interface

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Works With: Windows        

You can also check out alternatives to other popular software : Nero Burning Rom 2014, MiniTool Partition Wizard Professional Edition, and CyberLink’s PowerDVD 14 Ultra.


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