Project withdrawn 2019-03-08 in favour of LibKImageAnnotator for use with Spectacle etc.

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KSnip is a Screenshot and Annotation tool that provides features to annotate existing images or create new images via screenshot and quickly share them either by simply copy-pasting or uploading to external sources like The goal is to have a simple tool that can be used quickly but also provide many configuration options so that every user can fine-tune it to its needs.


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  • Damir Porobic

Manifesto Compliance Plan

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Open Governance

Currently, the project is on the developer's GitHub account, in case it becomes a KDE project, anyone with a KDE will be able to contribute as soon as it is moved to KDE hosted infrastructure. In its current state, everyone with a GitHub account is able to push changes to the project and they will be pulled in after developer review.

Free Software

The project is open source and released under the GPL v2 license.


No barrier known to the developer.


Always open for new ideas.

Common Ownership

Anyone can contribute and help bring the project forward.

End-User Focus

The developer is trying to implement any user-requested features that fit into the overall goal of the application in order to make the tool more usable for end-users. Bugs and problems reported by users are usually fixed on the same day they're reported.

Candidate ready

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