The best and fastest computer screen capture software

The best and fastest computer screen capture software


Take screenshots & upload directly to the internet with Lightshot software. In addition, you can also edit photos as they are taken and many other options.

Lightshot is a software that helps Take a quick screenshot of your computer and upload it to the internet or instantly share on familiar social networks like Facebook, Google+ with just 1 click. Very good software for those of you who often take pictures of your computer screen & share.

Instructions for using Lightshot software to take screenshots, edit, upload to the internet

Step 1: Download Lightshot software to your computer, Lightshot supports both Windows and Mac.

Step 2: Install Lightshot software, remember to choose Vietnamese language when installing for convenience (you can also easily switch to Vietnamese interface in Options after installation).

Install Lightshot software

Step 3: After the installation is complete, run the Lightshot software.

After the installation is complete, run the Lightshot software

Step 4: Click on the Lightshot icon on the taskbar to take a screenshot, or press the quick shortcut (default):

  • Prnt Scrn: Capture the optional area.
  • Shift + Prnt Scrn: Capture the entire screen.

With option Take a picture of the whole screen you can’t edit right away, edit later with photo editing software on your computer.

With option Optional area capture you can edit photos, upload photos directly after taking them to prntscr.com (prntscr is one of the world’s leading photo sharing & hosting websites).

Click on the Lightshot icon on the taskbar to take a screenshot, or press the quick shortcut

Step 5: After clicking on the Lightshot software icon on the taskbar or pressing the Prnt Scrn key, you left click, hold and drag to select the area you want to capture.

After releasing the mouse, the image editing tools will appear on the left, and the option to upload photos to prntscr, share photos to social networks, save… below the selection.

Here I want to upload a photo to the internet and then get the sharing link, I will click the Upload button first prntscr on the left hand side (below the selection).

Left click, hold and drag to select the area you want to capture

Step 6: Start the process of uploading the image to prntscr. This process depends quite a bit on your network speed.

Start uploading photos to prntscr

Step 7: After successfully uploading the image, you will see the image’s path with 2 options Open (open image on prntscr) and Copy (copy the path of the image).

After successfully uploading the image, you will see the path of the image with 2 options Open and Copy

And this is your photo just uploaded to prntscr.

Photo just uploaded on prntscr

Some good options for Lightshot software

Login with prntscr account (Super fast registration with Facebook or Google account here) for more convenient photo management.

Sign in to manage photos more conveniently

Right click on Lightshot software and select Option… to open settings.

Right click on Lightshot software and select Options... to open settings

In the tab Usually, common, normal , you can change the language, set options like Auto copy path on upload, Include mouse pointer on screenshot…

In the General tab you can change the language, set options like Auto copy path on upload, Include mouse pointer on screenshot...

In the tab Shortcut keys You can set up quick screenshot shortcuts without having to use the mouse.

In the shortcut tab you can set up shortcuts to take quick screenshots without having to use the mouse

In the tab Format you can choose the format and quality of the screenshot.

In the Format tab you can choose the screenshot format and quality

Good luck!!!

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