Snagit Capture Causes CPU Usage to Increase on Mac


After capturing an image or video, the CPU usage on my computer for Snagit continues to increase.


This is a known issue with All-in-One capture that has been fixed in 2020.0.1 and 2021.4.5. First, make sure the latest updates for your version of Snagit are installed. From the menu bar, select Snagit > Check for Updates to install updates. If the problem continues, try the steps below.

  1. Quit Snagit completely.
  2. Relaunch Snagit and open the Snagit Capture Window.
  3. Select Image on the left side.
  4. Attempt a new capture and verify the issue has been resolved.