Screen Capture Utilities

Discussion in 'other software & services' started by FanJ, Apr 15, 2016.

  1. yeL

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    but still fits on this thread, no?
     
  2. Mr.X

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    Nope it has its own thread. No need for two.
     
  3. yeL

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    Users are saying which screen capture software they use and i posted mine, since it was not yet mentioned in this thread.
     
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    Well those I posted are all I use now for "rolling screen capture" aka: recording motion.

    However some might find this interesting. Maybe not. But each and every install of Windows going back to 98 and even the pair of 10's on disk, have found SRip32 still snaps a clean photo for this user for single static images. Portable as can be and ancient as history :cool:

    https://jr.co.il/utils/
     
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    Snagit 2018
    25 September, 2018: Snagit 2018.2.2
    • Removed goo.gl short links due to service retiring. Previous links will continue to work.
    • Fixed issue where some updates were not being recognized by Snagit updater.
    • Updated registration of GIF codec to prevent repairs during Windows updates.
    • Fixed issue where some machines would not go to sleep when Snagit was running.
    • Resolved last used tool not remembered after closing Snagit.
    • Resolved unable to initiate subsequent captures from the taskbar menu.
    • Improved stability for long webcam recordings and when starting a video with webcam.
    • Resolved some webcams remaining on at all times when Snagit is running.
    • Improved messaging around accessing the microphone due to disabled Microphone Privacy Settings in Windows 10.
    • Improved Bluetooth devices not playing audio while Snagit is running. There may still be issues with certain Bluetooth devices that may still have
    • issues while recording.
    • Enabled Grab Text on cloud virtual machines (e.g., Amazon and Azure).
    • Fixed issue that turned off in-app messages after updating Snagit.
    • Updated French offline help document.
    • Other bug fixes, performance enhancements, and security improvements.

      https://support.techsmith.com/hc/en-us/articles/115006435067
     
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    Captura v8.0 Released (November 10, 2018)
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    ShareX v12.3.0 Released (November 09, 2018)
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    ShareX 12.3.0 - 2018-11-09
    • Added two pass encoding option to screen recording; basically it records lossless with highest performance option then after recording is done, it applies your encoding options. That way you can select slow encoding option for low file size output without sacrificing recording performance
    • Added WebP encoding support to screen recording
    • Added APNG encoding support to screen recording
    • Added AMF encoding support to screen recording (by @sylveon)
    • Removed screen record CLI option because task actions already have same functionality and with new two pass encoding option it was not that required anymore
    • Added Kutt URL shortener support
    • Added Backblaze B2 file uploader support (by @tinybarks)
    • Added Mexican Spanish language support (by @absay)
    • Save buttons in image editor will use task settings to generate name if file name is not supplied yet, that way user can save without use “Save as…” dialog first
    • Added URL filtering support to history window
    • Added search support to image history window
    • Moved image history settings from toolbar to its own settings window
    • Show total and filtered item count in image history window title bar
    • When a task is using OCR, save result to a text file with same name (by @YueLinHo)
    • Added “Use light resize nodes” option to region capture options menu which makes resize nodes transparent
    • Changes to personal path detection, you can find detailed info about how ShareX decides about personal path in here
    • Modified default file name pattern to use random alphanumeric: %pn_%ra{10} for new installations. If you want previous date time file naming then you can replace it with: %pn_%y-%mo-%d_%h-%mi-%s
    • Support name pattern in custom capture path
    • When using %pn (process name) name pattern empty spaces will be replaced with underscore
    • Added starting step number option to step drawing tool (by @Fyers)
    • In image editor text input window, properly handle enter key with CJK input (by @tinybarks)
    • In custom uploader regex syntax | character will be used as group separator instead of , to be consistent with other syntaxes, for backward compatibility , character is still going to be supported for some time
    • Removed support for old implicit custom uploader regex syntax such as $1,1$ now regex syntax must be declared explicitly like this $regex:1|1$
    • Added select syntax to custom uploader parser which shows window for user to select single option; example syntax: $select:domain1.com|domain2.com$
    • Added prompt syntax to custom uploader parser which shows input dialog for user to type text; example syntaxes: $prompt$ $prompt:title$$prompt:title|default value$
    • Added base64 syntax to custom uploader parser, example syntax for authorization header: Basic $base64:username:password$
    • Support custom uploader syntax in arguments and headers too
    • You can find more info about all supported custom uploader syntax from here
    • Use a cryptographically stronger random value generator, for example while generating random file name (by @tinybarks)
    • Added option to automatically select last completed task in main window (Application settings -> Advanced tab -> AutoSelectLastCompletedTask)
    • Add upload log button to debug log window (by @sylveon)
    • Remember column widths of main window task list
    • Full screen image viewer will now show on active monitor (by @Fyers)
    • Allow toast notification to have image preview even when image isn’t saved as file (by @sylveon)
    • Added support for extensionless uploads on Google Cloud Storage (by @sylveon)
    • Added expiry time option to ownCloud / Nextcloud (by @jdon)
    • Added Imgur album paging to support listing more than 50 albums on album list
    • FTPS upload was accepting SSL 3.0 and TLS 1.0 previously, now instead it will accept TLS 1.0, TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2
    • Improved reliability of ShareX auto start on Microsoft Store installations (by @sylveon)
    • ShareX will automatically start after Microsoft Store finished updating ShareX (by @sylveon)
    • Now Windows shutdown will wait for ShareX to save settings instead of closing it before ShareX have time to save settings (by @sylveon)
    • Clipboard content viewer now will cache content and upload it instead of what is in clipboard when “OK” button is pressed (by @CookieMichal)
    • Bidirectional control characters from file name will be removed before uploads
    • “Install dev build” button now always visible in application settings window
     
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    ShareX v12.4.1 Released (February 23, 2019)
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    • Added screenshot delay shortcut to main window and tray capture menu
    • Added white ShareX icon option to “Application settings window -> Advanced tab”
    • Custom uploader related changes:
      • Moved custom uploader settings to its own window in the destinations menu to make it easier to access
      • Added request, response and test tabs to create more space
      • Added “Parameters” option which will be used to generate URL query string
        • If the request URL contains a query string then it will be automatically converted to parameters for backward compatibility, and the query string will be removed from the request URL
      • Added request “Body” option with these options:
        • No body
        • Form data (multipart/form-data)
        • Form URL encoded (application/x-www-form-urlencoded)
        • JSON (application/json)
        • XML (application/xml)
        • Binary
      • For backward compatibility: if request method is POST then body will be set as “Form data”, for rest of request methods “No body” will be set; if “No body” is selected then all arguments will be moved to parameters
      • Allow overriding “Content-Type” and “Cookie” headers
      • Added “Beautify” and “Minify” buttons for JSON data
      • Added syntax highlighting support to all URL fields
      • Added syntax menu to result URL fields
      • Support $filename$ syntax in request URL and result URLs
      • Store application version in custom uploader JSON to be able to better support backward compatibility
      • Improve custom uploader batch import speed
      • Added response text tab in test tab which also has “JSON format” and “XML format” buttons to tidy response text
      • Removed “Response type” option
      • Added $responseurl$ syntax, which can be used in place of previously removed redirection URL response type
        • For backward compatibility: if redirection URL response type is used previously and URL field is empty then $responseurl$ syntax will be added to URL field automatically
      • Added $header:name$ syntax, it can be used to get specific response header value
        • For backward compatibility: if location header response type is used previously then $header:location$ syntax will be added to URL field automatically, but unfortunately automatic conversion of headers response type won’t be possible therefore warning text about it gonna be added to URL field
      • Support drag & drop importing of sxcu files
      • UI improvements to use data grid instead of add, update, remove buttons to let updating parameters, headers, arguments and regex list more easier
      • Set automatic name watermark for name textbox to make it obvious that name field is optional and it will be generated automatically
    • Added following OCR related options to task settings window (by @stuntguy3000):
      • Process OCR silently
      • Process OCR on dialog open
      • Automatically copy results to clipboard
    • When OCR is used for the first time, ask for permission from the user
    • Support long file paths on Windows 10 when group policy is enabled
    • Added “Filter missing files” option to image history
    • Added Amazon S3 signed payload option
    • Added delete input file option to “Task settings -> Actions”, which will only delete file if the output file path is different from the input file path
    • Remember last save directory in image editor
    • Implement Google Photos API because Picasa API is deprecated (by @lucario)
    • Add user customizable gaussian blur to image effects (by @sylveon)
    • Added Teknik file uploader, text uploader and URL shortener (by @uncled1023)
    • In FTP settings, respect “Append remote directory to URL path” option even when “URL path” is empty
    • In region capture, allow using proportional resizing Shift or snap resizing Alt together with corner moving Ctrl
    • Added copy image dimensions option to main window context menu
    • QR code decode button will now scan for all barcode types instead of just QR code
    • Removed webpage capture which was using Internet Explorer to render, because built in browser capture methods are superior to this method
    • Added right click and middle click actions for toast notification (Task settings window -> Advanced tab)
    • Added optional setting to strip color space information chunks from PNG image (Application settings window -> Advanced tab)
    • Added another easter egg to about window
    • Show close button in region capture toolbar when Windows is in tablet mode
    • Added JPEG quality option to image thumbnailer
    • Added standard colors palette to the color picker dialog
    • In color picker dialog, double clicking color palette box will select that color and close dialog automatically
    • Added apply button for personal folder setting which will also restart ShareX so user don’t have to manually
    • Allow changing name parser auto increment number from task settings window
    • Added early copy URL support (Task settings window -> Advanced tab) for Amazon S3 and Azure Storage
    • Added early copy URL support for Google Cloud Storage (by @lucario)
    • Improved upload error output to include more details about request
    • Removed FTP client tool
     
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    :isay: Still using the free portable v5.3, by choice, which does everything I need.

    Always feel I should upgrade to latest paid version to support them though, having used FS Capture all these years. :rolleyes::D
     
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    - For a long time, I only used the build-in snipping tool (Windows 7) but it has its limitations. E.g. roll-down menus that are opened won't be captured by the tool. When the user runs the snipping tool then Windows "de-activates" the program the user wants to make a snapshot of and then all the roll-down menus in that one program disappear. This is not the way I like it because sometimes I NEED to make a snapshot/screenshot of what happens in those roll-down menus (think: hunting down bugs in a program).
    - After some searching I found "Lighshot". It's better than the snipping tool because this program doesn't close those roll down menus. This program isn't as powerful as e.g. SHAREX but for me it's good enough (for the time being)
    - The trick is that LIGHSHOT re-programs the "Print Screen" button and therefore doesn't "de-activate" an active program.
     
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    For most screen captures I alternate on Win 10 between the built in snipping tool, and the built in Snip & Sketch.
    Like @Willy2 mentions, the Snipping Tool doesn't cover anything which needs a cursor such as live dropdown menus.
    Snip & Sketch does offer this via a little dropdown menu that offers 'snip now' 'snip in 3 seconds' or 'snip in 10 seconds' This gives you time to get set up.
     
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    Thanks for posting this thread - it forced and helped me to get Windows 10 Print Screen working again. A lot of good suggestions on here, but for my purposes Print Screen suffices.
     
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    ShareX v13.0.0 Pre-Release (August 24, 2019)
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    • Added thumbnail view mode to main window
      • Added “Switch to list view” button to right click menu which can be used to return to list view
      • Clicking on image file thumbnails shows fullscreen image preview
      • For non-image files, file icon will be shown instead and clicking on them opens the file
      • Clicking on thumbnail title will open URL or file path, depending on which one exists
      • Added “Hide thumbnail title” button to right click menu to be able to have compact thumbnail view
      • Colored glows at the top of thumbnails are status indicators; green means task is running, blue means task is done and red means upload failed
      • File thumbnails can be dragged to copy file to Windows Explorer or another application
    • Added dark theme support which is enabled by default
      • If you do not like the dark theme then you can return back to light theme by unchecking “Use dark theme” option from application settings window
      • “Use dark theme” option only enables dark mode in main window and tray menu. If you would like all windows to use dark theme then check “Experimental dark theme” option in application settings window. The reason why we decided not to enable this option by default is because this option works by changing color properties of each control to dark theme colors but most controls in Windows Forms look bad when their color properties are changed or do not completely support changing the control colors
    • Added dark title bar support for Windows 10 17763 or higher (by @sylveon)
    • Moved “Use white ShareX icon” option to application settings general tab
    • Added image size label to fullscreen image viewer
    • Added select & move annotation tool (by @Danielku15)
    • Added “Switch to drawing tool after shape selection” and “Switch to selection tool after shape drawing” annotation options (by @Danielku15)
    • Added magnify annotation tool
    • Added Zero Width Shortener URL shortener
    • Support video uploads to Imgur (Because Imgur is recognised as an image destination, to be able to upload video files to Imgur you must configure ShareX to upload mp4 files to Imgur from “Task settings window -> Uploader filters tab”)
    • Support audio in Gfycat video uploads
    • Support custom uploader syntax in FTP URL path
    • Added “Response info” tab to custom uploader settings window
    • Show update message box when about window update checker label is clicked instead of immediately downloading the update
    • If upload is stopped or failed when early copy URL option is enabled then clear the clipboard
    • Added expiration support to Teknik file and text uploaders
    • Added Intel Quick Sync encoding support to screen recording, provides hardware H.264 encoding on Intel Sandy Bridge CPUs and up and hardware H.265 encoding on Skylake CPUs and up via a dedicated die on the processor chip (by @sylveon)
    • Added option to disable notification toast windows when active window is fullscreen (Task settings window -> Advanced tab -> DisableNotificationsOnFullscreen)
    • Added option to disable hotkeys when active window is fullscreen (Application settings window -> Advanced tab -> DisableHotkeysOnFullscreen)
    • Show balloon tip warning when application settings fail to save (Main reason we added this notification was because anti-virus software or the controlled folder access feature in Windows 10 tend to block ShareX from saving settings without users being aware)
    • Added “Set public-read ACL on file” option to Google Cloud Storage (by @lucario)
    • Support wildcard characters in history window filename filter and image history window search
    • Added random non ambiguous alphanumeric character support for file naming, example usage: %rna{8}
    • Added “Show stats” button to history window which shows statistics calculated from history
    • Added refresh button to image effects window
    • Added slice image effect
    • Added random position option to image watermark effect
    The final version will be released soon.
     
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    ShareX v13.0.1 Released (August 28, 2019)
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    FastStone Capture v9.2 Released (September 12, 2019)
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    Version 9.2 (September 12, 2019)
    • Enhanced Draw tools
    • Added a Border option to Highlighter
    • Added a Highlight option to Magnifier
    • Added left/right click option when Mouse Pointer inserted
    • Smoother Pencil and enhanced L-Line
    • Draw tools load faster
    • Added Classic Skin option to Editor under its Settings menu
    • Added a new method (by entering diagonal length of screen) to calibrate Screen Ruler
    • Other minor improvements and bug fixes
     
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    FastStone Capture v9.3 Released (November 19, 2019)
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    Version 9.3 (November 19, 2019)
    • Enhanced Draw tools
      • Added Indent option to Highlighter
      • Added Shape option to Line Highlighter
      • Added Bracket tool
      • Added Blur tool
      • Improved image quality of Magnifier
    • Other minor improvements and bug fixes
     
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    ShareX v13.1.0 (March 1, 2020)
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    13.1.0
    • Added “Theme” tab to the Application settings window
      • If “Use custom theme” option is enabled then you can select “Dark” or “Light” theme presets from dropdown menu or make your own custom theme
      • If you only want the main window to have custom theme then you can uncheck “Apply custom theme to all windows” option to disable automatic theming of other windows
    • Thumbnail view in main window now supports multi selection by holding Ctrl / Shift and selecting thumbnails
    • Thumbnail view now supports key shortcuts, previously only available in list view
    • Added thumbnail title location option to main window right click menu
    • Added “Run action” sub menu to main window task right click menu
    • Step annotation tool can now have a tail, which can be shown by dragging the resize node
    • Added week of year pattern for file naming: %wy
    • Added random emoji pattern for file naming: %remoji{10}
    • Added URLEncodeIgnoreEmoji option to Application settings Advanced tab which is needed when using emojis in file name. Currently this is only supported in Amazon S3 and Google Cloud Storage uploaders
    • Added Persian language support (by @pourmand1376)
    • Added “Particles” image effect. For example, it can be used to add snowflakes to screenshots
    • Removed random position option from image watermark because “Particles” image effect can be used for the same purpose
    • Added multi color gradient support to border & background image effects
    • Preview image in image effects window now resizes automatically to fill empty area
    • Added social media buttons to bottom left of main window, such as Twitter and Discord
    • Added “Video converter” tool, which supports encoding using these encoders:
    • Added “Image splitter” tool, which can be used for instance, to make giant emojis for Discord
    • Added color name label to color picker tool
    • Support special folder variables in “Actions” file paths, for example: %ProgramFiles%
    • Added Opus as an option for FFmpeg audio codec (by @Scrxtchy)
    • Added VP9 (WebM) encoding support to screen recording
    • In “Export / Import” tab added “Settings” and “History” checkboxes to let users select what they want to export
    • History is now stored as JSON instead of XML, XML history file will be automatically migrated to JSON history file on startup
    • Screen recording encoding progress percentage is now available in tray icon tooltip
    • History window now supports mass copying (by @C03)
    • Added screen color picker support to color dialogs in region capture
    • In QR code window, decode result links are now clickable
    • In file exists window support Enter and Esc inputs
    • Removed Google+ URL sharing service
     
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    FastStone Capture v9.4 Released (August 21, 2020)
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    Version 9.4 (August 21, 2020)
    • Added OneNote as an output option
    • Added 3 options to Editor tab of Settings:
      • "Set default tool in Draw"
      • "Highlight active tab"
      • "Use workspaces to group tabs". This option allows you to organize and group captured images (tabs) in multiple workspaces. Each workspace remembers its last-used folder and works like a separate instance of FastStone Editor
    • Added "Stay on Screen" and "Minimize to System Tray" options to "Run when Windows starts"
    • Added "Send to New Tab" (Alt+C) to duplicate the current tab as a new tab
    • Added a count down text box to "Delay before Capture"
    • Added Apply button to Settings window
    • Added 2 icons (left/right clicks) to "Insert Mouse Pointer" in Draw tool
    • Enhanced "Save As" and "Open" dialogs:
      • Added "Hold Alt key to peek behind this window" option to "Save As" dialog
      • Resizable
      • Size and position are kept for next use
    • Added "Delay before showing" option (click [...] in Toolbar tab of Settings) for the hidden toolbar
    • Added preview option to "Spotlight" effect
    • Added a right-click menu to "Capture Fixed-Size Region"
    • Added Contrast and Gamma auto-adjustment to "Acquire Images from Scanner". Enhanced the De-skew algorithm
    • Added tips for the toolbar buttons of FastStone Editor
    • In Draw tool, press Tab/Shift+Tab to cycle through drawing tools
    • Enhanced "Screen Color Picker". After picking a screen color, click the "New" color box to fine tune the color
    • Enhanced Print dialog. Now you can:
      • Print multiple images in batch mode
      • Print file name in the header area
    • Enhanced Edge/Watermark. Watermark image is resizable
    • Enhanced "Make Background Transparent" (Ctrl+T) by adding 3 options: Preview, Tolerance and Anti-aliased
    • Enhanced "Fill with Color" in Draw tool by adding 2 options: Tolerance and Transparent Fill
    • Optimized loading speed of Draw tool. Now it re-opens much faster
    • Many other minor improvements and bug fixes
     
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    Thanks a lot for this update! Best capture tool ever! Been using it for years!
     
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    ShareX v13.2.1 (September 8, 2020)
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    • Upgraded .NET Framework to version 4.7.2. If 4.7.2 or newer version of .NET Framework is not installed on system then it will be installed automatically by the ShareX installer
    • Added smart eraser annotation tool*
    • Added image alignment option to image combiner tool
    • Added experimental UseAlternativeClipboardCopyImage option to “Application settings window -> Advanced tab” which copies images to clipboard with these formats to let supported applications to read image with transparency and file name info:
      • 24 bitmap with background filled white
      • 32 bit PNG image
      • 32 bit premultiplied DIB
      • HTML fragment (for filename)
    • Added option to support transparent region selection in screen recorder
    • Added light version of dark icons which will be used automatically in main window and annotation bar when current theme is dark
    • Use custom theme colors in region capture tooltips
    • In region capture when moving, resizing or panning use grab cursor
    • Added hotkeys for image splitter, image thumbnailer, video converter and QR code (Decode from screen)
    • Added “Override screenshots folder” option to hotkey task settings window
    • Added icons to each hotkey task in hotkey task settings window
    • If checker size option of theme is 0 then use solid color for backgrounds
    • Region capture “Enable animations” option will also affect border ants animation
    • Added raw URL option to Seafile file uploader (by @user6323)
    • Added “Amazon S3 One Zone-Infrequent Access” and “Amazon S3 Intelligent-Tiering” Amazon S3 storage classes
    • Added shared drive support to Google Drive file uploader (by @SupSuper)
    • Added Portuguese language (by @FarewellAngelina)
    • Allow access level selection for Box file uploader shareable link (by @fib25)
    • Removed apply theme button as theme changes will now be applied automatically
    • Removed experimental custom theme check box, so now it is always enabled if custom theme is enabled
    • Improvements to settings save/load system to avoid unexpected setting resets:
      • When settings are saved to file, it is stored in Windows hard disk cache, so when electricity is lost or PC is not shutdown properly while settings are already in hard disk cache then this was causing the latest settings file and backup of previous settings file to be corrupted, whereas now ShareX bypasses hard disk cache while saving settings and copying backups to avoid this issue *Added two more fallback options when loading settings: temp and last weekly backup file. So if the latest and previous setting files somehow manage to become corrupt then as a last resort ShareX will load the last weekly backup of the settings file. New settings load fallback order is:
        • Latest setting file: Documents\ShareX\ApplicationConfig.json
        • Temp latest setting file: Documents\ShareX\ApplicationConfig.json.temp
        • Backup of previous setting file: Documents\ShareX\Backup\ApplicationConfig.json
        • Last weekly backup file: Documents\ShareX\Backup\ApplicationConfig-2020-05-W22.json
    • Uploader passwords are now encrypted using DPAPI while saving settings
      • Important: If you would like to backup your settings then use “Application settings window -> Settings tab -> Export button” instead of copying Documents\ShareX folder, otherwise you may have problems with encrypted passwords
    • Improvements to gradient maker window which is mainly used for image effects:
      • Added gradient presets list*
      • Allow creating gradient even when start (0%) and end (100%) gradient stop is missing
      • Gradient stops will be automatically ordered by location
      • Added “Reverse” button to be able to reverse locations of gradient stops
      • Show colors as icon in gradient stop list which also helps seeing transparent colors because of checkered background
    • Image effect related changes:
      • Redesigned image effects window
      • Register .sxie extension for ShareX image effects
      • Added -ImageEffect "filePath" CLI command, which is what .sxie extension use
      • Added image effect packager (“Packager” button in image effects window), which lets you create .sxie files. Advantage of packager compared to previous .json export is package can contain image files required for image effect to function, but also ease of importing image effects for users which is just double clicking .sxie file*
        • You can check out the examples in the #image-effects channel in our Discord server or show your image effects to us*
      • Added “ImageEffects” folder to ShareX personal folder
      • Added %ShareXImageEffects% path variable which will be used in all image effects which requires file or folder path, so when you supply path which is inside ShareX image effects folder then that section of the path will be automatically replaced with %ShareXImageEffects%. Reason for this is, if you share image effect to another user and if that users image effects folder is in custom location then path will still match correctly. Image effect packager also making sure that you can’t select assets folder outside of ShareX image effects folder to make sure that paths will match correctly
      • Added interpolation mode option to “Image” (previously called “Image watermark”) image effect, for example Nearest neighbor is handy when you want to make image border with 1px length image and extend it to fill whole image length, without this option extended image was looking blurry because of anti aliasing while drawing enlarged image
      • Added compositing mode option to “Image” image effect, for example Source copy option is handy when you want to draw image border corner which is rounded and contains transparency, those transparent pixels will be drawn directly without blending with image underneath that way you can make sure corners are transparent
      • Added opacity option to “Image” image effect
      • Added size aspect ratio support to “Image” image effect when 0 is used for width or height
      • Added text rendering mode option to “Text watermark” image effect
      • Added “Text” image effect, it allows drawing text with gradient outline and shadow*
      • Added “RGB split” image effect (by @L1Q)
      • Add “Force proportions” image effect (by @L1Q)
      • Added palette size option to “Selective color” image effect
      • Added padding and outline only options to “Outline” image effect
      • Backward compatibility breaking change: Removed GradientType, Color2 and UseCustomGradient options from image effects, instead UseGradient and Gradient options can be used
    • Added area and perimeter info to ruler tool
    • Added “Add image effects” button to main window task menu
    • Added -ImageEffects "filePath" CLI command
    • In main window thumbnail view if upload fails then shows error label top of thumbnail which when clicked will open error window
    • Added “Pick color from clipboard” button to color picker
    • If your clipboard contains color (hex or rgb) while opening any color dialog then it will load color from clipboard automatically and show tooltip to notify user
    • Updated Kutt API to v2 and added custom domain support
    • Removed file extension from YouTube video title
    • For new installations default tray middle click action now is “Upload from clipboard with content viewer”
    • Added display path options to directory indexer tool (by @JamieSharpe)
    • Image editor auto crop tool will account all inserted images and annotations while calculating crop region (by @Scrxtchy)
     
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