ShareX is a very advanced screenshot tool where it provides a lot of useful and interesting features. Here we will most useful of them.
- Record Video
- Take Screenshot Region
- Take Screenshot Window
- Take Screenshot Monitor
ShareX Main Menu
Take Screenshot with ShareX
In order to take screenshot, we will click to the `Capture` button like below. This will open a menu which provides different capture options like
- Screen Recording
- Screen Recording As GIF
Take Full Screen
We can take a full-screen screenshot from the `Capture`-> `Fullscreen`. The screenshot will be saved with a random name and listed in the main screen of the ShareX.
We can also take only a specific window or application screenshot. We will click to `Capture`->`Windows` and then the running applications or windows will be listed. We will select the window/application we want to take a screenshot.
We can also take specific monitor screenshot. This is unnecessary if we have a single screen or monitor but if we are using multiple monitors we can select one to take screenshot. We will use `Capture`->`Monitor`.
Take Specified Region
We can also take specific region screenshot. We will open with `Capture`->`Region` and
We will see the region selection tool like below. We can specify the region by using this tool. After the selection the screenshot will be taken automatically.
Record Screen As Video
Record Screen As GIF
Show/Hide Mouse Cursor
We can show or hide cursor inside the screenshot from the `Capture`->`Show Cursor` which will enable and disable Mouse Cursor show.
Check Updates and Update ShareX
ShareX checks updates automatically and when there is an update it will provide following message which will start the update process. We will click to `Yes`.
Run downloaded update executable by clicking `Yes`.