Create Presets

Presets automatically remember your capture settings. Use presets to:

  • Save commonly used capture settings.
  • Quickly switch between capture types based on the task at hand.
  • Automate which effects are added or locations where captures are shared during the capture process.

Capture with a Preset

  1. In the Capture window, click the Presets button. The list of available presets expands.
    sm2018cap-CaptureWindowPresetButton.png
  2. Hover your cursor over the desired preset until a red Preset Capture button appears. Click the button to start the capture.
    sw13cap-presetcapture.png
Pro Tip: Click Add Shortcut to set a hotkey to start a new capture with your preset settings.

Create a Preset

Quickly add a new preset based on currently selected settings.

  1. In the Capture window, click the Add Preset dropdown.
    sm4cap-addpresetdropdown.png
  2. Select the New preset from current settings option from the dropdown. A new preset is added to the saved presets list.
You can also add a preset by selecting Add a New Preset and then choose the desired capture settings.
  1. Type a name for the preset and press Enter.
    sm4cap-namepreset.png
  2. To assign a hotkey, click Add Shortcut.
  3. Press the desired key combination on the keyboard to set the hotkey.
    sm4cap-addshortcut.png

Edit a Preset

  1. In the Capture window, click the Presets button. The list of available presets expands.
    sm2018cap-CaptureWindowPresetButton.png
  2. Click the sw13cap-propertiesicon.png icon to the right of the preset name and select one of the options in the dropdown menu.
    sm2018cap-PresetsProperties.png

 

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