Capture Me 1.4.1

Reviewed by Chad Faith

"Allows you to capture and record the screen."

Overview

Looking for a great screen capture tool? There is no shortage of screen capture and recording utilities on the market. With plenty of alternatives left and right, does Capture Me stand out from the crowd? Capture Me is an effective and feature packed tool that is certainly worth of you attention. Let’s have a closer look and analyze its features to their fullest worth.

Installation

You should be happy to find out that Capture Me is a lightweight tool with a very small setup kit. Barely measuring 1MB, the downloading and installation process is fast and smooth. It is a straightforward installation that only works on the Mac platform. Keep in mind the fact that Capture Me is designed for the Mac OS X. Capture Me doesn’t feature adware or malware and it doesn’t come bundled with other programs. Let’s move on to the interface of Capture Me.

Interface

The interface of Capture Me is easy to use and a pleasure to work with. The placement of the buttons and controls allows for an easy navigation. Furthermore, the elegant interface boasts a nice, clean design. You can make screen captures in a very easy manner – the floating window just needs to be dragged across the section of the screen you want to be captured. Then you just need to click inside the window and you’re done. Piece of cake! Novice users will surely love the simplicity of Capture Me alongside the many features it packs under its hood.

Pros

Capture Me is a simple yet efficient screen capture tool for the Mac. The floating capture window featured by Capture Me is easy to use as it just needs to be dragged and resized in order for you to make the best possible captures. Of course, more options and several saving options are present here. The screenshot can then be copied to the clipboard and a variety of formats and locations can be used to save it. In addition, successive shots of the exact same position on the screen can be taken without the need to move the capture region. You can also make all your captures to be the same size. Another great feature of Capture Me is the movie recording mode. By using it, one minute long QuickTime movies with no sound can be easily produced. The supported formats of Capture Me include: JPEG, PNG, JPEG 2000, TIFF and GIFF. The advantage of Capture Me over the built-in utilities of the Mac is unquestionable.

Cons

It would be useful if the recorded QuickTime movies would have sound. Let’s hope we’ll see this feature implemented in the near future.

Alternatives

There are lots of screen capture tools on the market. The alternatives to Capture Me for your Mac include the following tools: Backdrop, Skitch, Jing and InstantShot!

Conclusion

All in all, there is certainly a lot we liked about Capture Me. It packs a nice set of features and the screen recording is fast. Try it out and you won't be disappointed.

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Antivirus information

Download3K has downloaded and tested Capture Me on 21 May 2012 with some of Today's best antivirus engines and you can find below, for your convenience, the scan results:
  • Avira:

    Clean
  • Kaspersky:

    Clean
  • NOD32:

    Clean
Capture Me Antivirus Report
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