KSnip Screenshot Tool 1.10 Adds Optical Character Recognition Support

Last updated on June 2nd, 2022 The popular Qt based screenshot tool KSnip 1.10.0 was released few days ago with some cool new features. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu. For those never heard of KSnip, it’s a free open-source cross-platform (supports Windows, Linux and MacOS) screenshot tool with some annotation tools, upload options… Continue reading KSnip Screenshot Tool 1.10 Adds Optical Character Recognition Support

How to Install Ksnip Screenshot Tool via PPA in Ubuntu 20.04, 21.10

For those prefer native DEB to Flatpak and Snap packages, here’s how to install the latest ksnip screenshot tool using PPA in Ubuntu 20.04 and Ubuntu 21.10. Ksnip is a free and open-source Qt-based screenshot tool with editing feature. I use the app regularly to add annotations (e.g., arrow, rectangle, border and drop shadow) to… Continue reading How to Install Ksnip Screenshot Tool via PPA in Ubuntu 20.04, 21.10

Install Shutter Screenshot Tool in Ubuntu 20.04/21.04 via Official PPA

The official PPA for Shutter screenshot tool is back! So far contains packages for Ubuntu 20.04 and Ubuntu 21.04. Shutter is one of the most popular screenshot tool for Linux. Other than basic screen capturing feature, it supports plugins, profiles, uploading to Imgur, Dropbox, etc., and has a built-in editor. Shutter PPA was abandoned The… Continue reading Install Shutter Screenshot Tool in Ubuntu 20.04/21.04 via Official PPA

The Shutter Screenshot Tool Finally Ported to GTK3

By releasing version 0.96, the feature-rich screenshot application is finally ported to GTK3, making first step to get back to Ubuntu universe repository. Shutter 0.96 does no longer depends on goocanvas, Gnome wnck, GTK2 version of image viewer widget, unique and appindicator module. Instead, it now requires GTK3 version of image viewer widget, GooCanvas2, and… Continue reading The Shutter Screenshot Tool Finally Ported to GTK3

Ksnip Screenshot Tool 1.8.0 Released as Good Alternative to Shutter

Ksnip screenshot tool released version 1.8.0 a few days ago with many great new features and improvements, making it more powerful. Ksnip is a free open-source Qt based screenshot tool with editing features. It runs in Window, Mac OS, and Linux (both X and Wayland). As Shutter is not in active development, it’s getting more… Continue reading Ksnip Screenshot Tool 1.8.0 Released as Good Alternative to Shutter