Potato Screen Capture is a small yet very useful application which helps its users by providing a simple and powerful screen-capture option. The program launches after installation and resides in the system tray on the taskbar. The users can easily take a screenshot just by right-clicking on the icon in the system tray and choosing the ‘CAPTURE’ option written in bold.
This program provides five different modes of screen capturing. These modes include Window/Object capture, Custom area capture, Full Screen capture and Magnify Capture. Furthermore, this program provides the Color picker option which is very useful web and graphic designers. Another useful function of the application is that the users can capture and email a picture directly using the integrated emailing client.
The main advantage of using this screen capture application is that it is completely free and does not bother its users with annoying nag screens and trial period expiration notifications. Compatible with almost all commonly used versions of Microsoft Windows such as Microsoft 98, 2000, XP, NT and Me.
- Can run easily even on low-end computer systems
- Does not have many hotkey options for screen capturing and other actions