Software update: ShareX 13.1.0

Version 13.1 of ShareX has been released. With this open source program, both static and moving images can be captured, after which various operations can be applied. When you are satisfied with the result it can be carried out to about eighty destinations, such as Flickr, Pastebin, Dropbox, Google Drive, OneDrive, Amazon S3, and Streamable. The functionality can also be further expanded with self-written upload modules to adjust this part to your own liking. The changelog for this release can be found below:

Changes in ShareX version 13.1:

  • Added “Theme” tab to the Application settings window
    • If “Use custom theme” option is enabled then you can select “Dark” or “Light” theme presets from dropdown menu or make your own custom theme
    • If you only want the main window to have custom theme then you can uncheck “Apply custom theme to all windows” option to disable automatic theming of other windows
  • Thumbnail view in main window now supports multi selection by holding Ctrl / Shift and selecting thumbnails
  • Thumbnail view now supports key shortcuts, previously only available in list view
  • Added thumbnail title location option to main window right click menu
  • Added “Run action” sub menu to main window task right click menu
  • Step annotation tool can now have a tail, which can be shown by dragging the resize node
  • Added week of year pattern for file naming: %wy
  • Added random emoji pattern for file naming: %remoji{10}
  • Added URLEncodeIgnoreEmoji option to Application settings Advanced tab which is needed when using emojis in file name. Currently this is only supported in Amazon S3 and Google Cloud Storage uploaders
  • Added Persian language support (by @pourmand1376)
  • Added “Particles” image effect. For example, it can be used to add snowflakes to screenshots
  • Removed random position option from image watermark because “Particles” image effect can be used for the same purpose
  • Added multi color gradient support to border & background image effects
  • Preview image in image effects window now resizes automatically to fill empty area
  • Added social media buttons to bottom left of main window, such as Twitter and Discord
  • Added “Video converter” tool, which supports encoding using these encoders:
  • Added “Image splitter” tool, which can be used for instance, to make giant emojis for Discord
  • Added color name label to color picker tool
  • Support special folder variables in “Actions” file paths, for example: %ProgramFiles%
  • Added Opus as an option for FFmpeg audio codec (by @Scrxtchy)
  • Added VP9 (WebM) encoding support to screen recording
  • In “Export / Import” tab added “Settings” and “History” checkboxes to let users select what they want to export
  • History is now stored as JSON instead of XML, XML history file will be automatically migrated to JSON history file on startup
  • Screen recording encoding progress percentage is now available in tray icon tooltip
  • History window now supports mass copying (by @C03)
  • Added screen color picker support to color dialogs in region capture
  • In QR code window, decode result links are now clickable
  • In file exists window support Enter and Esc inputs
  • Removed Google+ URL sharing service

Version number 13.1.0
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website ShareX
File size 7.12MB
License type GPL