20 ShareX Keyboard Shortcuts

for Windows

ShareX is a productive tool, whereas ShareX Shortcuts will make the process of capturing the screen, editing, and sharing the screenshot more convenient. ShareX is not only an endless pit of features, but also it has an endless pit of shortcuts to get a good grip on ShareX.

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ShareX shortcuts can be used while recording the screen. The below list of ShareX shortcuts, includes shortcuts for screenshots, shortcuts to start and stop the screen recording, as well as editing and sharing those screenshots and recordings. Download the ShareX Shortcuts list in the form of a PDF.

Most used ShareX Shortcut keys

Action ShareX Shortcut keys
Capture area Ctrl + Print Screen
Capture entire screen Print Screen
Capture active window Alt + Print Screen
Start or stop recording the screen Shift + Print Screen
Crop image C

Image Editor Shortcuts

Action ShareX Shortcut keys
Save image Ctrl + S
Save image as Ctrl + Shift + S
Copy the image to the clipboard Ctrl + Shift + C
Upload image Ctrl + U
Print image Ctrl + P

Drawing Tools Shortcuts

Action ShareX Shortcut keys
Rectangle R
Ellipse E
Freehand F
Line L
Arrow A
Text outline O
Text Background T
Speech balloon S
Step I
Blur B
Pixelate P

What separates ShareX from other similar screen-capturing software like Lightshot, is the accessibility. Whereas ShareX is an alternative to Window’s in-built screenshot tool feature. Lightshot too is a hassle-free software very much similar to ShareX allowing you to capture the PC screenshot without much effort. Get access to the Lightshot shortcuts list.


How do I capture a screenshot using ShareX shortcuts?

To capture a screenshot using ShareX, you can use the following shortcut: Print Screen key (by default)

Can I capture a specific region of the screen using ShareX shortcut keys?

Yes, you can capture a specific region of the screen in ShareX using the following shortcut: Shift + Print Screen key (by default)

Can I upload and share files using ShareX shortcuts?

Yes, you can upload and share files in ShareX using the following shortcut: Ctrl + U


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