When comparing Lightshot vs Snip & Sketch, the Slant community recommends Lightshot for most people. In the question“What are the best screenshot tools?” Lightshot is ranked 4th while Snip & Sketch is ranked 13th.
Ranked in these QuestionsQuestion Ranking
Pro Includes an image editor
Pro Clean interface
In spite of some drawbacks, the clean and easy to use interface is awesome.
Pro Available for macOS, Windows, or as a Chrome plugin
Pro Freezes the screen using print screen key
Comes with Windows 10 1809 update.
Pro Simple to use
Requires little thought on how to use
Pro Shows activities
Con No blur function
Some screen capture tools offer the option to blur parts of the image to hide sensitive info. It would be great if Lightshot did the same.
Con Cannot change the size of the text
There seems to be no way to make the text bigger or smaller when writing on the screen capture, which is a huge minus compared to MonoSnap.
Con No publicly available license
No publicly available license and inquiries to the developer were not responded to.
Con Cannot change the image hosting service
Con Available only on Windows 10
Currently, it is available only on Windows 10 1809 update