How to Edit a Screenshot on a Mac

14.04.20
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  1. DownloadDownload Movavi Screen Recorder
  2. Capture a screenshot
  3. Edit your screenshot
  4. Save and share the result

How to Crop and Edit a Screenshot on a Mac

Sometimes, a single screenshot with annotations can be more helpful than a thousand words of explanation. Movavi Screen Recorder is a program designed to make it easy for you to capture and edit screenshots.

In this guide, we’ll show you how to edit a screenshot on a Mac: crop a screen image, annotate it using simple tools, and share it – all in just a few clicks. To create an explanatory screenshot, follow the simple steps below.

  • Step 1. Download and Install Movavi Screen Recorder on Your Mac

    First of all, download the program to your computer.

    Launch the installation file and follow the instructions on the screen. When the installation is complete, open the program.

  • Step 2. Capture and Crop a Screenshot

    With the help of Movavi Screen Recorder, you can capture the entire screen or create a cropped screenshot. Click the Screenshot button on the sidebar. To capture everything that’s on your display, just select the entire screen. Need to crop a screenshot on your Mac? Capture the part of the screen you want to show, then cut the screenshot and adjust the size by dragging on its borders.

  • Step 3. Edit a Screenshot on a Mac

    With Movavi Screen Recorder, you can draw on screenshots using arrows, lines, highlighters, and frames of different colors. Use these tools to make any helpful annotations.

  • Step 4. Save and Share Your Screenshot

    Click the Save screenshot button to save the edited image on your PC. By default, the screenshot will be saved to the Movavi Screen Recorder folder in PNG format.

    You can also copy the screenshot without saving it on your computer with the help of the Copy to clipboard button. Click the button and just paste the image into a messenger window, a document, or an email.

    Another alternative is to share the screenshot online. Click the Share button and choose one of the available options.

    Now you know how to crop a screenshot on a Mac and then annotate it using Movavi Screen Recorder. Download the program and try it for yourself!

 

Disclaimer: Please be aware that Movavi Screen Recorder does not allow capture of copy-protected video and audio streams.

Movavi Screen Recorder for Mac

  • Capture video from your computer screen
  • Grab sound from multiple sources
  • Use the simple editing tools to make your recording perfect
  • Save videos in any popular format

Disclaimer: Please be aware that Movavi Screen Recorder does not allow capture of copy-protected video and audio streams.