Ashampoo Snap is a screen capturing utility. The program offers several capturing tools for taking screenshots of the desktop, captures of websites, and specific windows. It offers fixed size capture, delayed and timed capture, menu capture, and resized capture. In addition, users can also record webcam activities including the microphone. Ashampoo Snap also has built-in editing tools. The Floodfill tool is capable of filling portions of the screen capture with gradient, or other fill styles. Users can also add texts (for demonstrations and tutorials) to captured videos and images. The BlurPen is a tool that pixelates or blurs certain areas of a screenshot.
The program’s interface is simple. All the tools are present on the main window. Mouse tools are on the left side of the window, actions are on the right. The top portion contains all the edit options, and the bottom part shows the options for the Text tool.
Other features of the program are:
• Filename generator for automatic fill of titles
• Touchscreen support for Windows 7
• Upload photos and videos to Facebook
Ashampoo Snap comes with an extensive help file that can be used by beginners when operating the application. It supports several output formats including BMP, PDF, PNG, and JPG.