Free Trend Report Free 2019 Report & eBook

Get the top 100 trends happening right NOW -- plus a FREE copy of our award-winning book. Our Research Methodology

This article is one of 350,000 experiments. We use crowd filtering, big data and AI to identify insights.

Windows 10 is Getting a New Screenshot Tool Called 'Screen Sketch'

 - May 4, 2018
References: & theverge
Anyone who's ever had to frequently use Windows' stock 'Snipping Tool' to take screenshots knows the absurd inconvenience of that app as compared to the screenshot system on rival operating systems, but Windows 10 is slated to get an updated screenshot tool called 'Screen Sketch' that promises to bring it up to speed. The tool creates a hotkey for taking screenshots, vastly improving on the several-click process that was embedded in the Snipping Tool.

Screen Sketch's biggest benefit is that it has a hotkey for instant use (winkey + shift + S), but it has even more functionality than competing operating systems' screenshot tools. Screen Sketch will also trigger a notification every time a screenshot is taken, and users can click on that notification to open up editing tools if they want to mark up their screenshot.

Image Credit: Windows