Many times we need to capture the screenshot of the full web page for some purposes. Most web designers need this kind of feature to capture the full web page design in one photo. There may be other important reasons to capture the full page screenshot.
Most of the people use windows “Print Screen” utility to capture web page snap. But it only takes the visible part of the page. It does not take the snap of the page that is down to the scroll. To overcome these kinds of situations you can use different online tools to capture full page screenshots. If you need this for regular use, I recommend you to use Google Chrome extensions. There are many Google Chrome extensions which can capture full page screenshots in just one click. In this way, you will not have to open a separate tool and then capture the full page screenshot. There is one extra benefit in using the browser extension. You can also capture the screenshot of the page running on localhost.
These are some good Google Chrome extensions that will help you to take the screenshot of any web page.
Chrome Extensions to Capture Full page Screenshot
1. Full Page Screen Capture
Full Page Screen Capture is an excellent Google Chrome extension that captures the full page screenshot of your current browser window. You just need to click on extension icon or use the Alt+Shift+P keyboard shortcut to capture the full page screenshot.
The extension doesn’t ask for unnecessary permissions and doesn’t force any ad. Just does what it promises.
2. Explain and Send Screenshots
Explain and Send Screenshots is also a popular Google Chrome extension that can capture full web page screenshot. It allows users to capture the screenshot, edit it, add symbols and then share it with friends. It comes with built-in cloud storage service to share images quickly with friends. You can also copy the image to the clipboard to paste the image on some other place.
Along with capturing screenshots, it also lets users record screencast videos. So, it adds extra value. If you also need screencasting, you can download this Chrome extension. It comes with lots of options, that makes an important extension to have.
3. Full Page Screenshot
It is also a similar Google Chrome extension that captures the Full Page Screenshot just by clicking on the icon. It saves all the screenshots in PNG formats. All the things it does it offline and doesn’t require you to create an account. Not just the entire page, it also comes with an option to capture selected part of the page if you want.
There are few more extensions with similar kind of functions. But any extensions out of these three can work best for you and will give you the good screenshot of the web page. If you know any other extension which should be on the list, you can share it with us.