Want a caption tool in Snagit 13

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I am disappointed that there is still no CAPTION tool in Snagit 13.
Creating an Image Caption is one of the most needed features of such a program!
An image caption can be at the top or at the bottom of the image. (Of course it should be outside of the original image).
It can be centered or left/right aligned.
It can have different font attributes (font size, font color, font name, etc.).
It can have different background colors.

And please don't tell me that I should create it manually with a text-object.
And please don't tell me I should create it as a capture template property, because I want to edit it in the editor.

I really don't understand why such an important tool is not part of Snagit tools!
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Kelly Mullins, TechSmith Employee & Helper

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Hi PeterBan,

I'm sorry you are disappointed in the feature set of the new Snagit.

To be honest, this is the first I have seen/heard of a specific captioning feature. We have had all sorts of requests for various callout/text features, and even for the outlining/meme functionality.

So, I may have just missed your post about the captioning and I apologize for that.
Be assured the product team will see your request, however, there is no promise the feature as you need it will make it into a future release.

As a form of a workaround, we do have a caption option available when you take your capture but, as you know, you have to add your words after capture via text or image callouts. Also, the current

I am going to turn this over to a feature request so we can better track it.

Thank you for your feedback.

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I just bought the new snagit too and caption is no where to be found how sad!It was on the older ones this is terrible