Share Captures

Quickly share your images or videos using the Snagit outputs.

 

  1. In Snagit Editor, click to select a capture in the tray.
  2. Click the Share button and select an output.
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Snagit disables the outputs that do not support the file format of the selected capture in the tray.

Default Outputs

Output Image Video

File
Save an image or video capture to a file location.

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Email

Insert the image capture into a new email message.

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FTP

Send the capture to an FTP server using file transfer protocol.

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Program (Windows)

Send the capture to another program. Select from a list of programs that support the capture’s file format.

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Clipboard (Windows)

Copy the capture onto the Windows Clipboard for quick pasting into other locations or applications.

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Printer (Windows)

Send the image capture to a printer.

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Microsoft Word

Insert the image capture into a Microsoft Word document. To customize the Microsoft Word output options, select Share button > Word dropdown > Options(Windows).

If you have not previously added the Microsoft outputs, click the Share button and select More Snagit Outputs. Click the Add button and select the desired Microsoft output from this list.

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Microsoft PowerPoint

Insert the image capture into a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation slide. To customize the Microsoft PowerPoint output options, select Share button > PowerPoint dropdown > Options (Windows).

If you have not previously added the Microsoft outputs, click the Share button and select More Snagit Outputs. Click the Add button and select the desired Microsoft output from this list.

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Microsoft Excel

Insert the image capture into a Microsoft Excel workbook. To customize the Microsoft Excel output options, select Share button > Excel dropdown > Options (Windows).

If you have not previously added the Microsoft outputs, click the Share button and select More Snagit Outputs. Click the Add button and select the desired Microsoft output from this list.

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Screencast.com

Upload an image or video onto Screencast.com for hosting. Screencast.com provides a URL for quick sharing or an embed code for adding the capture onto a website or blog. To customize the output options, select Share button > Screencast.com dropdown > Options.

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Camtasia

Use Camtasia to:

  • Import still images or videos to use as source files in your Camtasia projects.
  • Enhance video captures recorded in Snagit with callouts, text, titles, captions, effects, and much more.

Snagit imports the MP4 video or image file into the Clip Bin in Camtasia.

You must have Camtasia 7.0 (Windows)/2.0 (Mac) or later installed to share captures using this output.

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TechSmith Relay

Upload an image or video to TechSmith Relay.

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YouTube

Upload the video capture to your YouTube account. YouTube provides a URL for quick sharing to your audience or an embed code for embedding the capture on a website or blog.

 

YouTube resizes the video to fit within their standard dimensions. For best results, record at YouTube's recommended dimensions.

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Google Drive

Upload the capture to Google Drive for image or video hosting. A link to the capture is copied to the Clipboard.

  1. If you have not previously logged into your Google account, the Connect with Google Drive dialog appears. Enter your email and password and click Sign in.
  2. Click Allow. The Send to Google Drive dialog appears.
  3. Enter a file name, select the folder to upload the capture to, and click Upload.

 

To customize the output:

  • Windows: Select Share > output dropdown > Options.
  • Mac: Select Share > More Snagit Outputs. Click to select the output from the list.
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Dropbox

Upload the capture to Dropbox for image or video hosting. A link to the capture is copied to the Clipboard.

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OneDrive for Business

Upload the capture to Microsoft OneDrive for Business to access it at any time across computers or devices.

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Download More Outputs

You can download additional outputs online.

  • Windows: Select Share > Properties icon > Output Preferences.
  • Mac: Select Share > More Snagit Outputs.
  • On the Outputs tab, click the sw13edit-addquickstyleicon.png at the bottom of the Snagit Editor preferences dialog.
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Add a New Mac Output

You can customize the following items for Mac outpust:

  • Save or change your account settings.
  • Set up multiple accounts for the same output, such as a business account and a personal account.
  • Create a custom name for an output.
  1. Select Snagit > Preferences > Output tab.
  2. Click the Add button and select an output from the list.
  3. Enter an Output Name.

    If you set up multiple accounts for the same output, make sure to enter a unique name for each output. For example, "Twitter-Work" and "Twitter-Personal."

  4. Customize the output settings.
  5. Close the Preferences dialog.

Remove an Output

  1. In Snagit Editor:
    • Windows: Select Share > Properties icon > Output Manager.
    • Mac: Select Snagit > Preferences > Outputs tab.
  2. Select the output to remove and click the Remove button.

Add Mac Extensions

You can add third-party Mac extensions offered through the Apple OS as share destinations in the Share menu.

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  1. In Snagit Editor, click the Share button and select More.
  2. The System Preferences dialog appears. Click Share Menu and select the extensions you want to use in Snagit.
  3. Close the System Preferences dialog.