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alternative to Snipping Tool found in Windows Vista


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#1 cafejose

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Posted 06 January 2013 - 08:58 PM

Windows Vista and 7 have a great, easy to use image snipping tool, Snipping Tool. No such included tool comes with Windows XP, or earlier Windows. I just found and tried a good (so far) alternative, tried on Windows XP: FastStone Capture, which comes in a portable form in a zip file.
http://www.faststone.org/FSCapturerDownload.htm
http://www.faststone.org/
(Their site pages)

The pages there shows FSCapture as shareware with a fee, but the find through internet search was for freeware snipping, and the documentation that comes with the package does not specifically indicate that it's either commercialware or freeware.

Edited by cafejose, 06 January 2013 - 09:03 PM.


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Posted 07 January 2013 - 11:51 AM

Check out this XP Snipping Tool 1.0.0.0 Beta.

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Posted 10 January 2013 - 02:36 PM

Personally I cannot live without SNIPPY a simple application that works great on XP Professional

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Posted 22 January 2013 - 09:34 AM

Maybe Jing is good for your needs.




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