Communicate clearly with screenshots

Capture any part of your screen, edit and annotate for context, then share anywhere. Simple, fast, and free.  

Available for free on  Mac and  Windows.
How to take a screenshot on a Mac or PC
Give clear feedback

Eliminate confusion and improve collaboration with visual communication.

Ship code faster

Fix bugs quickly, improve documentation, and showcase your product.

Delight customers

Easily create customer support materials and tutorials with annotated screenshots.

Type less, say more

Get your point across quickly with screenshots. Share in any communication channel.

Quickly capture and share your screen for free

how to screenshot on windows

Capture your screen with a single click

Use the free, intuitive screenshot tool for Mac or Windows. Click and drag to capture a specific area with our easy snipping tool, single-click to capture a window, or press enter to capture your full screen.

Easily edit and annotate screenshots

Crop, edit, and annotate screenshots with the free image editor. Add arrows, highlights, and rich text. Blur out sensitive information. Quickly add numbered steps to screenshots to guide your audience.

Use the free image editor to crop and edit screenshots
Share screenshots publicly or privately

Share screenshots anywhere

Save, organize, and share your screenshots in any channel. Upload to Screencast-O-Matic to easily share a link. Save in the cloud and secure your content with robust privacy controls, including password protection.

Record your screen and webcam

Easily record your screen, webcam, or both with quick access to the free screen recorder. Edit recordings in the intuitive video editor. Take a screenshot and add it instantly to your video project. Create, share, and streamline your workflow.

Record your screen and webcam with the free screen recorder
Take a screenshot on Mac or Windows with the quick launch screenshot tool

Quick launch on Mac or Windows

Screencast-O-Matic’s free screenshot software is available on both Mac and Windows. Easily access and launch the screenshot tool, free screen recorder, and video editor all from your taskbar or menu bar icon, or view your content hosted securely in the cloud.

Take a screenshot on Mac or Windows for free

Screenshots: Frequently Asked Questions