Bug Shooting

Bug Shooting 1.9.2

Makes annotating bug screenshots easier

If you're working on team project, especially developing a website, then inevitably you'll have to send a lot of screenshots back and forth. View full description

PROS

  • Designed specifically for bug reporting
  • Makes taking screenshots easy

CONS

  • Doesn't offer advanced screenshot options

Very good
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If you're working on team project, especially developing a website, then inevitably you'll have to send a lot of screenshots back and forth.

Bug Shooting is a free utility that allows you to capture an area of the screen and make notes about it. It aims to make this process as easy as possible and for the most part it succeeds. The developer website is really useful and takes you through the simple annotation procedure. The annotations can be text, geometric shapes and arrows with the latter being very useful to indicate clearly what you want to highlight. With Bug Shooting, you can catch anything from icons in the taskbar, third party programs or simply capture an area or the entire screen. It also lets you copy from the clipboard to import images into Bug Shooting and vice versa, i.e. copy from the program, complete with annotations, and paste it into another application. This is one of it's most useful features because with similar programs, you end up unable to share screenshots on the clipboard.

An excellent screen capture program that makes highlighting and annotating errors easy.

Changes

  • Cropped area is now diagonal hatched
  • Shortcut key for crop changed to F12
  • New drawing element, inverted highlight area
  • Support for DoneDone Tracker
  • Support for JIRA Bug and Issue Tracker
  • Support for SpiraTest
  • Support for Mantis Bug Tracker
  • Support for Elementool Bug Tracker
  • Server type name is now preselected as name for new server
  • Define own default color for highlight area in settings dialog
  • Fix: Error occurs if delete a server in the server list and add a new server
  • Fix: Send screenshot to FogBugz is not possible if running IE8 in compatibility mode

Bug Shooting supports the following formats

JPG, BMP, PNG

Bug Shooting is a free Screenshot software, which was developed for software tester, who use the Bug Tracking System FogBugz.

Screenshots are frequently used show reproduction steps for a failed test or a bug found, and often it is very helpful to highlight the areas of the screenshot, equip with text or crop the screenshot. With Bug Shooting, it is a matter of a few seconds.

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Bug Shooting 1.9.2

— User reviews — about Bug Shooting

  • Tiggerito2

    by Tiggerito2

    "Indispensable"

    Since downloading bug shooting it has become a core part of my work process. I don't specifically use it for fixing bugs... More.

    reviewed on March 16, 2012

  • "Better than most I've tried..But it is not free. Only good for 30 days. "

    Pretty good at capturing and annotating a graphic with various boxes, lines etc. Would have liked thinner lines or bette... More.

    reviewed on February 12, 2012

  • lesl

    by lesl

    "A little Buggy"

    Made a capture, tried to save it and Bug Shooting crashed. More.

    reviewed on January 3, 2008