Lightscreen : Open Source Screenshot Utility for Windows

Sep 10, 2010

Lightscreen is a free open source application for Windows that automates the process of saving and cataloging screenshots. In simple words, it is a screenshot utility. Lightscreen operates as a hidden background process that is invoked with one (or multiple) hotkeys. This screenshot tool supports multiple image formats (PNG, JPEG, etc) and comes with an image quality selector. Captured screenshots are saved to hard disk according to the user’s preferences. Lightscreen is available in different languages including English, Spanish, Slovenian, Russian, Romanian, Portuguese, Polish, Japanese, Italian, German, French, Dutch, Chinese (Simplified). A portable version of this Windows screenshot utility is also available for download.


Lightscreen features:

  • Can start at Windows startup.
  • System tray icon for easy access.
  • Option to keep it hidden.
  • Five configurable actions, each with it’s own hotkey (screen, window, area, etc).
  • Support for multiple image formats (PNG, JPEG, etc).
  • Image quality selector.
  • Screenshot delay option.
  • Screenshot notifications.
  • Multi-language support.

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