Snagit (Windows) 2018 Version History


6 February, 2018: Snagit 2018.1.0

  • Added snapping for objects on canvas.
  • Better support for auto-selecting PowerPoint and Word windows during capture.
  • Changes to wording and layout in trial and unlocking workflow.
  • Floating properties in Snagit Editor now always shows font name.
  • Added extra-low frame rate setting for video recording.
  • Can again use the enter key to start a crosshair selection.
  • Adjusted some dark theme button and tab colors.
  • Deploying with a theme will launch Snagit with that theme selected.
  • Fixed an issue in Snagit Editor where tool switching created a new quick style.
  • Added function to recognize your USB webcam when internal webcam is corrupted.
  • Fixed menu in video tab of capture window to show default microphone device.
  • Fixed an issue where Snagit Editor was not writing to some hidden setting files.
  • Fixed several Smart Move issues when using Undo and Redo.
  • Fixed an issue where it was not possible to capture the cursor on Windows 7 64-bit.
  • Snagit Editor no longer needs to be manually focused for Ctrl-C to work on first launch.
  • Other bug fixes and performance improvements.

19 December, 2017: Snagit 2018.0.2

  • Fixed an issue where Snagit sometimes prevents Enterprise machines from creating User Profiles.
  • Added option to disable automatic crash dump generation for Enterprise users.
  • Updated all unlock buttons on trial countdown screens to say "Enter Software Key."
  • Changed button text on initial screen to "Sign In to Start Trial" and "Enter Software Key."
  • Fixed a crash on launch when Windows Media Feature Pack is not installed on Windows Server 2012 R2 or Windows N.
  • Fixed a crash in Snagit Editor when in-app messages are updated.
  • Fixed a crash on Windows 7 when processing video captures.
  • Updated Grab Text results window to support exiting via Esc key.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause Snagit to be slow and unresponsive at startup.

14 November, 2017: Snagit 2018.0.1

  • Fixed issue where sometimes arrows had no arrowheads and would create a new Quick Style.
  • Fixed floating text properties so now they show font name consistently.
  • Fixed crash when canceling a video initialization.
  • Changes to German UI layout.
  • Fixed photo quality auto-fill so it no longer ignores transparency.
  • Fixed crash that could prevent the Snagit Editor from launching.
  • Fixed crash that could occur when trying to sign into Snagit.
  • Fixed issue that could cause Snagit to prevent Windows from shutting down.
  • Fixed memory leak in the TechSmith updater.

24 October, 2017: Snagit 2018.0.0

Smart Move

  • Quickly move text or move objects around in images that you have captured. Keep your image content up to date when UIs and the underlying technology changes.
  • Communicate changes, suggestions, or give feedback by swiftly editing your captures.

Text Replace

  • Do more than just move text around in your capture and choose to edit it directly.

Grab Text

  • Choose to capture text on your screen or find and copy text after capture from the whole image or select an area in the image to get specific text.

Additional Changes

  • Added In-app messages for onboarding (keep a look out for banners in Snagit Editor for helpful tips).
  • Drag images and videos from the tray into your OS as a png or mp4.
  • Recently used fonts in your OS show at the top of the list in Snagit Editor.
  • Resolved several bugs and added other workflow improvements.