Capture your screen with the click of a button and add graphic elements to explain your ideas.

Snagit is a quick screen capture tool, which allows users to capture images or video from their computer screen. Captured media is automatically sent to its built-in editor where you can apply additional context.

There is a campus-wide license available to all faculty, staff, and students.


Snagit offers an extensive library of features for your screencapturing and media editing needs.

Image and video capture

  • Select full screen, a region of computer screen or window to capture
  • Enable the panoramic scrolling feature for image captures to grab lengthy webpages, chats, etc.
  • Audio can be recorded while video capturing is underway, which enables live narrating for demonstrations or presentations


  • Add annotations, such as arrows, text, numbered steps, shapes, and more through the editor or while you are recording a video
  • Crop and scale images
  • Trim captured video clips
  • Turn short recorings into animated GIFs
  • Create polished image and video projects from templates


  • Save images as PNG, JPEG, TIF, GIF, BMP, and more
  • Upload images directly to an email, Google Drive, Dropbox, or programs such as Adobe Photoshop
  • Use the “Copy All” function and paste your edited image directly into your email messages or applications like Microsoft Word
  • Send video captures directly to Camtasia for editing

Additional Resources


If you would like further support on Snagit, please connect with us to learn more about the tool and its capabilities.

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