screenshotEasy Screenshot | Download An easy to use screen capture tool.

Some of the important features about Easy Screenshot addon are listed below. This is followed by an overview about this addon. This summary contains few words about the addon, its function and features. Next is FAQ, this section is useful to get information about how this addon works in your browser. If you couldn’t find a specific answer, please fill the bug report form in this page or the contact form in the homepage to let us know about your question. Following the FAQ, is the bug report form. It is designed to collect user feedbacks and bugs about this addon. Users can suggest improvements or feature requests through this form too. Next section is for submitting comments about this addon which uses facebook comments plugin. The last section is dedicated to reports submitted through the GitHub website. We hope the information provided in this page, could help you get all the basics you need about this addon and enable you to have a better experience with Easy Screenshot.

Easy Screenshot is an easy to use screen capture tool. Simply press one of the context menu items to capture entire or a portion of your screen. Please check the YouTube Tutorial at the bottom of this page to get an idea of how this Addon works in your browser. If you want to contribute to the developement of this Addon, please Fork it on GitHub, and push your changes to a named branch. Moreover, you can review all the comments made on GitHub commits.

3 Reasons to Use Easy Screenshot

  • Take a full visual screen capture from right click context item

  • Take a portion screen capture from right click context item

  • Light-weight compared to other screen capturing extensions.


  • Screen capture usually takes a few different menu options to save. While print screen functions can be used for copying what's on your screen, screen capture in seconds simply is not a possibility when you have to go to paint or a photo editor to save the screenshot. Easy screenshot is a browser extension that makes it simple for you to quickly capture various segments of your screen or the entire screen and with one button press. All of your screenshots are saved to a particular directory outside of the extension and you can access them at any time for presentations, references and more. Easy screenshot works in a variety of different browsers as a capture tool and does not require a restart of your browser to install. This means you can simply download the extension and enjoy the full features of this product without a reboot and with minimal memory load on your browser and CPU.

    Some features of easy screenshot are, being able to have multiple capture options. In other words you can capture the entire screen with a single button press depending on your set key controller preferences you can also set up shortcuts to capture the visible area of your screen as well as selected areas of your screen in portions to. By right-clicking anywhere on the page you can also select the screenshot option to quickly capture visual segments of the screen that fall outside of your set preferences. Wide compatibility of this addon; not only is easy screenshot extremely compatible with several browsers but the files that it produces are all in PNG format and saved with the title of the page in your browser bar for quick reference. And finally, easy file management; all of your screenshots are instantly saved into one directory in PNG format and with file-names that are taken directly from the browser bar so that you can quickly locate them. Use Easy Screenshot now to make the process of screen capture easier than ever before. In order to add this Addon to your browser, simply scroll to the Bottom of this page and click on the desired Browser's icon to download the extension (you will be directed to the related addon store in order to download the addon). We do NOT host any extensions/addons/plugins in our website, all the download links will direct you to the related Firefox, Google Chrome, Opera and Safari Addon Stores.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • 1. What's new in this version?

    See our version history page at the Firefox add-ons site for details about this update.

  • 2. How can I take an screenshot using "Easy Screenshot" extension?

    Simply right click on a page and choose between two available options. Either select "Capture Visual Part" which captures the entire visible screen or "Capture a Portion of Screen" to select the dimensions of screenshot first. By selecting the second option, you will see two guide lines to help you select the start position.

  • 3. Where does "Easy Screenshot" extension store screenshots?

    This extension stores all screenshots in the default download directory of your browser. To change the storage directory you will need to change the default download directory of browser.As of version 0.1.9, in Firefox version, you can click on the notification bubble to open the download directory.

  • 4. Although the extension is installed and I can see the context menu items, still noting happens when I click on the items. What is wrong?

    If you have just installed the extension, make sure to refresh the page before using the extension. Easy Screen needs to inject a tiny script to the page for guide lines to appear when you start capturing screen.

  • 5. Why does Easy Screen use PNG format for its screen records?

    PNG is a raster graphics file format that supports lossless data compression with better quality if a combination of text and image is selected. If you prefer another format, simply open the captured screenshot with an image viewer and save it into a new format.

  • 6. Does the quality of screenshot image depend on screen resolution?

    Yes, the screenshot is capturing of the digital image, that is the pixels, within the defined image area. So a higher resolution screen like the Retina will have more pixels and a more detailed screenshot.

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    Submitting Bugs

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