Shutter 0.87 is released!

Shutter 0.87 is released!  this new release comes with many new features and fixed bugs, some of the great features of this release is the  capability of resizing window to a specific size before capturing – and restoring the initial size afterwards, also the ability to capture the last active window. This is handy when using it as a hotkey.




New Features

– Capture active window
– Uniqueness via libunique (single instance)
– Support for rounded window corners when using Compiz

– Automatically resize windows before capture


– New option: don’t save screenshot to disk
– Advanced startup-options
– EXIF orientation flag is now supported
– Compatible with global menu (unity)
– Export to PostScript
– Faster application startup (load session in background task)

Find more details in the announcement


Installation in Ubuntu and LinuxMint

Open terminal and type the following commands:

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:shutter/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install shutter

If you have Shutter already installed, you can upgrade using the commands:

sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install shutter

– For other Linux distribution, visit the download page 


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