Screen capture software doesn’t have to be complicated. The most common screen capture software often lets you taking screenshot in full screen, a fixed are or a free form shape. Some of the best free screen capture software also allow you to add texts, shapes to the captured images too.
In today’s post, I am going to share with you 3 best free screen capture software for Windows (7,8x 1and 10) you can use now. These programs are carefully reviewed by our software experts.
3 Best Free Screen Capture Software For Windows
ActivePresenter has been known as one of the most simple to use yet powerful video recording software for Windows for years. But there are only few people recognize that it is also an amazing free screen capture software that you can use on any Windows computer. In ActivePresenter, you can take screenshot in window mode, full screen or free form shape then edit the screenshot with its built-in annotation tools. It’s as simple as a piece of cake. To learn more about ActivePresenter, read this review!
2. Snipping Tool
Snipping tool is a built-in application on all Windows computer. I found it very handy and easy to use screen capture software with almost everything I need to create a complete tutorial for a software. Snipping tool is completely free and it is a perfect option if you can use both Snipping Tool and ActivePresenter for the same work: writing tutorial. Read this tutorial of Snipping Tool to learn more.
3. OBS Studio
OBS Studio is a free and open source screen recorder and live streaming platform for Windows, Mac and Linux. It’s not as easy to use as Snipping Tool or ActivePresenter, but when you want to capture a screenshot on your computer, OBS Studio can perform the task smoothly. The quality of the captured images are great too. We reviewed this tool too, read here.
So you have 3 best free screen capture software now. No matter what program you choose, don’t forget to read carefully system requirements, license terms and other related sale conditions before you download it. If you meet any difficulty in using these tools, don’t hesitate to ask!