Capture scrolling window or page using Snagit on Mac

Snagit screen capture is one of the best screenshot software with built-in advanced image editing tools. If you’re struggling to capture a scrolling web page, window or screen, you can give it a shot. In an earlier article, we demonstrated how you can take a screenshot of scrolling window and pages in Windows 10 using Snagit. It is straightforward and fast. There is a Scrolling Window capture option in Snagit for Windows. If you use Snagit for Mac, you won’t be able to find this option though. So is it possible to capture scrolling window, web page or screen using Snagit on Mac?

You can make use of the panoramic capture feature with Snagit on Mac to capture a scrolling window or page, or just a portion of a scrolling window or page. Here’s how.

Capture scrolling window and pages on Mac

Run Snagit from the Launchpad on Mac, you will then find the Snagit icon from the status bar at the top right section of your computer screen. Click on the Snagit icon, the All-in-one tab should opens by default. From the All-in-one tab, click the Capture button, move the crosshairs over the window or Safari tab to capture, then click to select the window or web page, you will then see the capture toolbar below or above the selected window or page. From this tool, you can find options such as Capture an image, Capture a video, Capture a panoramic scrolling image.

Capture scrolling window or page using Snagit on Mac
Capture scrolling window or page using Snagit on Mac

Select panoramic scrolling image capture, then click Start button to begin panoramic capture. Scroll the content or page horizontally or vertically depending on the direction you want to scroll. Click Stop button when you finished scrolling. Snagit will capture everything visible in the window and merge all into a single image. After that you can edit the captured image using Snagit Editor before saving it to your Mac.

Capture web pages in Snagit

Snagit has the Webpage capture mode built-in. If you need to capture scrolling web pages, it is the best option. You can turn this capture mode following these steps. Run Snagit on Mac, you will find it in the top Menu bar. Click Snagit from the menu bar, switch to the Image capture mode, then choose Webpage in the drop-down menu.

snagit for Mac webpage capture mode
snagit for Mac webpage capture mode

You can find more details from this guide to capture scrolling web pages using Snagit on Mac.

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