Snagit (Windows): Custom Scroll in Snagit 12


How do I perform a custom scroll using Snagit 12?


  1. Hover over the capture window and click the View Profiles button


  2. Click the Manage Profiles button


  3. Click New Profile (1) and then name the Profile (2)
  4. Change the Selection setting to Advanced > Custom Scroll (3)
  5. Assign a unique hotkey (4) if you would like, then click Save (5)


Now you are ready to take use Custom Scroll.  Here is how:

  1. Hover over the capture window and click on your Custom Scroll profile, or hit the unique hotkey that you assigned to this profile in step 5 above. 
  2. Click, hold, and drag to select the area you would like to capture.  You will only be outlining the area that you can currently see on your screen at this point. 
  3. Once you let go of the mouse, your cursor will turn into a pointer finger.  With this, click the down arrow of the scroll bar to begin the scrolling capture. 

Below is a video showing the above process from start to finish (no audio).