Like to see a Hairline outline around a Screenshot

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I use SnagIt Mac to make screen shots. Used in Microsoft Answers forums Because of the way the screenshots are made they tend to blend in to the background. I would like to a black hairline box around the screen shot so the screen shot wouldn't blend in. 
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Hi there.  You can create an outline around your capture and you can set the weight of the outline to be as thick or thin as you prefer.  See: http://www.techsmith.com/tutorial-snagit-draw-tools-prior.html.  Please let me know if you have additional questions.
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I am aware of drawing rectangles and use all the time within a screen shot. However I have one screen shot utility that has been broken with the change to Yosemite in which, if you have a setting checked, automatically adds a hairline outline around the the shape automatically and you can even set the thickness:  fine, medium, large.

Here is an example of what  I am talking about:
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Thanks wasn't even aware you could do that.
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Glad I could help. You can create predefined effects too using the "style" feature. 
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Also, I do timed screen shots all the time with SnagIt. I'm also using Yosemite. 
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Thanks just used that today.
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Yes you can do timed screenshots. But there are certain types Snagit can do that can not be in anything else, and other snapshot tools can do certain kinds that SnagIt  is not setup to do.  Not anyone product can do everything.  So you get use to using multiple snapshot apps to cover all the bases.

But of all the snapshot tools I have SnagIt is my top Dog utility.
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