A Simple yet Effective Free Software for Capturing Screenshots automatically is described in this post. The Automatic Screenshots captured by the software application are automatically stored in a configurable folder in selected file format. The Image Formats currently supported in this first version of Automatic Screenshot Capture Software are BMP, JPEG, GIF and PNG File Formats. The Size of Files will vary depending on your Screen Resolution and what is displayed on your screen, when the screenshot is captured. The names of the files created are automatically generated depending on the date and time on which the screenshot is captured. The given below is the main screen of the Automatic Screenshot Capture Software and is equipped with Menu bar, Right Click Menu, System Tray Menu and a Status Bar providing useful information.
The Screenshot above displays the Main Screen of the Automatic Screenshot capture Software and File Menu containing various Menu Items to configure and launch Automatic Screenshot Capture. The First Menu Item of the File Menu allows you to capture Screenshot of your Complete Screen and display the captured Screenshot in default Image Editor. The Option to Capture a one time Screenshot is also available in other Menu Bars of the Software like Right Click Menu and System Tray Menu of the Software. This File Menu also allows you to hide the main window of the software to System Tray anytime you want. You can even configure Settings of Automatic Screenshot Capture with configurable parameters like time delay between consecutive Screenshot Captures, Number of Screenshots to Capture and Folder where the software must store the Screenshots captured. By default all the Screenshots captured are stored in a folder created in Windows Temporary File Folder as displayed below in the screenshot of Settings Screen of the Automatic Screenshot Capture Software.
The Configurable Parameters of this Automatic Screenshot capture Software makes this freeware tool an indispensable application to monitor what’s going on your Windows Computer. You must make sure that the folder you select in the Application Settings must be writable and the corresponding drive must have enough space to store the captured screenshots. As the Captured Screenshots are named as per the Date and Time of the Windows Computer, you can easily find out the sequence of events happening on your Windows Computer by looking at the screenshots in Windows Explorer or any other Image Explorer Software.
This Automatic Screenshot Capture Software for Windows has inbuilt Image Converter and you can select any available file format for storing the Screenshots. Default File format for screenshots is JPEG which can be changed from the Main Menu of the Automatic Screenshot Capture Software. The Status bar of the Application also displays appropriate help text as and when any Menu Item is selected. The selected File Format is stored by the software in Registry and will remain selected and active until you change it to some other file format. Out of all Image Formats, the .bmp file format will occupy maximum hard disk space.
Lots of the functionality offered by this Screenshot Software can be accessed from the Right Click Menu as displayed in the above screenshot. Next version of the software will have more commands and configurable parameters, however this version allows you to Start and Stop the Automatic Screenshot Capture and the process of Capturing Screenshots continue even when the application window is hidden into the system tray icon. The System Tray Icons or Notification Icons are normally associated with a special Menu which is called as System Tray Menu providing quick access to various commands. The given below screenshot displays the System Tray Menu of the Software which provides quick access to the functionality offered by this Screenshot Software even when the main window of the application is hidden.
This Automatic Screenshot Capture Tool can be really handy for monitoring a long process even when you are not actively monitoring the screen. Another thing to remember is that this Automatic Screenshot capture Software is Multiple Monitor Aware Utility and hence if you do have 2 or more than 2 Monitors connected to your Windows Computer in Extended Mode, the Screenshots captured by this Software will display you the Screen Contents of all the Monitors Connected in Extended Mode. Download this Free Screenshot Capture Software Application on your Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista or even on your Windows XP Computer and Start Monitoring activities performed on your Windows Computer. This Application can be used to Capture Screenshot of all the Monitors Connected in Extended Mode and can be classified as a Multiple Monitor Screenshot Software Application Utility or Tool for Windows.