Capture a Window

Use the Window option to capture an image of any window on your screen.

window example

Capture a Window with All-in-One

The All-in-One tab provides preselected default settings to help you quickly capture an image or video capture on-the-fly.

  1. In the Capture window, select the All-in-One tab.
    All-in-One tab
  2. Click the Capture button or press Print Screen.
    Capture button
  3. The orange crosshairs appear. Move the cursor over the window to capture. When an orange dashed border appears around the window, click to select the highlighted area.
    Select a window example
  4. Click the Image Capture button.

The capture opens in Snagit Editor where you can preview, edit, and share the capture.

Set Up a Window Capture

The Image tab allows you to customize the capture.

  1. In the Capture window, select the Image tab.Image tab
  2. In the Selection dropdown, select Window.
  3. Add an effect, select a share destination, or customize the other capture options on the Image tab. See Image Tab Settings.
  4. Click the Capture button or press Print Screen.
    Capture button
  5. The orange crosshairs appear. Move the cursor over the window to capture. When an orange dashed border appears around the window, click to select the highlighted area.
    Window selection example

TIP: Save a Preset

To save the capture settings for future use, select Add Preset dropdown > New preset from current settings.

 

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