Grabbing Screens and Details with HyperSnap Bronxville NY

Image capture software, like a lot of utility software, is of the sort in which 95% of the functionality you need is well-defined and shared by every program in the category.

Local Companies

RogTronics
(888) 274-6145
Crown Heigths
Brooklyn, NY
ACC Systems
(516) 674-0191
1 Robert Lane
Glen Head, NY
All CITI Toner Inc
(718) 388-3105
178 Hewes Street
Brooklyn, NY
IPM Inc
(212) 645-5106
80 8th Avenue
New York, NY
Mobile Computer Service Inc
(212) 267-6888
88 Fulton Street
New York, NY
Compurx Inc
(201) 568-4477
236 W Clinton Avenue
Tenafly, NJ
Starship Computer Services
(201) 225-1616
264 Concord Drive
Paramus, NJ
Acctrack Computer Consultants, Inc.
(212) 695-8585
New York, NY
Comprehensive Computing Service
(201) 490-1924
Ridgefield Park, NJ
MICROSOFT Retail Software
(212) 995-5466
New York, NY
Data Provided by:
  

Image capture software, like a lot of utility software, is of the sort in which 95% of the functionality you need is well-defined and shared by every program in the category. It comes down to those bells and whistles which most users rarely need--but you just might. HyperSnap ($40, free demo with watermarking) does all of the basics, capturing windows, regions (rectangular or freehand), menus, and so on. It can scroll large images to capture an entire Web page, and of course you can save in a variety of formats. So what are the goodies?

HyperSnap screenshot The demo version of capable screen capture HyperSnap is full-featured, but leaves watermarks on images.

HyperSnap's first standout extra feature is a text capture utility called TextSnap. Just select a screen region--for example, an error dialog with a complex string of hexadecimal numbers which mean nothing to you but might mean something to that guy in tech support--and use TextSnap. Presto, you've got the data in an editable text format. This is useful for a lot of things, but, unfortunately, it doesn't work in places where you might need it most--capturing text from PDFs or bitmap (JPG, GIF, etc) image files.

HyperSnap also has a "stamp" feature. This allows you to define an image and then "stamp" that image all over your captured picture. The stamp editor interface deserves some praise, as it does what I most desire in a user interface: It integrates choosing "which stamp" and "creating new stamps," so work flows naturally.

In comparison to Snagit , the generally accepted leader in screen capture, HyperSnap is close. Snagit has, overall, more options for image editing and capture. On the other hand, HyperSnap is ten dollars cheaper and performs the vast majority of functions you'll need just as well. If you don't yet have a preferred image capture program, it's worth checking out the trials for both.

Click here to read article at PC World

Related Articles
- Introduction to 16:10 Format Bronxville NY
Acknowledging the computer industry as a driving force behind the images being presented in many of today's visual displays in the commercial AV world, Da-Lite chose to offer a range of projection screens in 16:10 format.
- Gorilla 4.5.5 Bronxville NY
- Eucalyptus for iPhone Bronxville NY
- iTunes 9 Bronxville NY
- Encamp for iPhone Bronxville NY
- Enterprise Backup Options Bronxville NY
- iFreelancer for iPhone Bronxville NY
- Installing Snow Leopard Bronxville NY
- iAchieve for iPhone Bronxville NY