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  • Windows 95
  • Windows 98
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Latest version: Beta 12/06/07
Last month's downloads:
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MWSnap is fully compatible with:

  • Windows 95
  • Windows 98
  • Windows 98 SE
  • Windows ME
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows NT
  • Windows XP
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Available languages

  • English
  • Spanish
  • German
  • French
  • Chinese Simp
  • Chinese Trad
  • Italian
  • Russian

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MWSnap Beta 12/06/07 Free English
  • Windows 95
  • Windows 98
  • Windows 98 SE
  • Windows ME
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows NT
  • Windows XP

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Practical tool to take screen snapshots

Nick Mead

  • Autosave feature makes captures quick and easy
  • No registration or licence required
  • Few advanced editing features
  • Hotkeys limited
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MWSnap is a small yet powerful Windows program for snapping (capturing) images from selected parts of the screen. The current version is capable of capturing the whole desktop, a highlighted window, an active menu, a control, or a fixed or free rectangular part of the screen. MWSnap handles the 5 most popular graphics formats and contains several graphical tools: a zoom, a ruler, a color picker and a window spy. It can be also used as a fast picture viewer or converter.

Selected features:

  • 5 snapping modes
  • Support for BMP, JPG, TIFF, PNG and GIF formats, with color depth and quality settings
  • System-wide hotkeys
  • Clipboard copy/paste
  • Printing
  • Auto-saving, auto-printing
  • Auto-start with Windows
  • Minimizing to system tray
  • An auto-extending list of fixed sizes, perfect for snapping images for icons and glyphs
  • A zoom tool for magnifying selected parts of the screen
  • A ruler tool for measuring screen objects lengths
  • A color picker showing screen colors with separated RGB parts
  • Fast picture viewer
  • Adding frames and mouse pointer images
  • Multilevel configurable undo and redo
  • Multilingual versions
  • Configurable user interface

"Great snipping tool - outperforms others I have used."

I have used this tool for nearly 10 years. It's the best tool on the market. I have donated just because I believe in the product and the developer's sense of usefulnes.

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