ScreenFloat
ScreenFloat
1.5.18

4.6

ScreenFloat free download for Mac

ScreenFloat for Mac1.5.18

07 November 2020

Create screenshots in floating windows.

What is ScreenFloat for Mac

ScreenFloat allows you to create screenshots which float above all other windows so that information is always readily available.

  • ScreenFloat is the ideal choice for anyone tired of moving and resizing windows around just to access a piece of information hidden behind them.
  • It is a great way to transfer not copy-paste-able information to another application.
  • It is also an excellent tool to store information for later use.

ScreenFloat offers you a great way to organize your shots with the built-in "Shots Browser", which lets you tag and name shots and organize them in "Collections" and "Smart Collections", sorted by criteria you specify.

What's new in ScreenFloat

Version 1.5.18 (1.5.17):

Note: The downloadable demo is version 1.5.17; the version available for purchase on the Mac App Store is version 1.5.18.

  • Ensures compatibility with macOS
  • Adds PDF as an export option

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LeMerlot
LeMerlot
Oct 19 2018
1.5.15
5.0
Oct 19 2018
5.0
Version: 1.5.15
Found it. Tested it. Love it. Bought it :)
bobembry
bobembry
Sep 7 2016
1.5.13
5.0
Sep 7 2016
5.0
Version: 1.5.13
I use it several times a day. Works great.
Philosopherdog
Philosopherdog
Nov 18 2015
1.5.12
5.0
Nov 18 2015
5.0
Version: 1.5.12
Definitely one of the handiest apps I use constantly all day.
Hagar06
Hagar06
Oct 26 2015
1.5.12
3.0
Oct 26 2015
3.0
Version: 1.5.12
I like this tool very much and I'm happy to see it finally got an update. The GUI still looks outdated though and has some issues. Hopefully they will be addressed as well.
Foxyorb
Foxyorb
Oct 1 2013
1.4.2
0.0
Oct 1 2013
0.0
Version: 1.4.2
Please be aware that version 1.4.2 no longer supports Mac OS X 10.6. You will have to revert to a backup if you install it.
Nicksloan
Nicksloan
Sep 26 2013
1.4.2
0.0
Sep 26 2013
0.0
Version: 1.4.2
I am sure that ScreenFloat is an excellent App, but why is MU not listing SnappyApp as a very good free alternative?
Foxyorb
Foxyorb
Sep 25 2013
1.4.2
0.0
Sep 25 2013
0.0
Version: 1.4.2
Version 1.4.2 has stopped working on my iMac 0S X 10.6.8. An eMail to the dev came back saying it was undeliverable after 2 hours. This comment is in the hope he looks here once in a while.
Tomq
Tomq
Aug 17 2013
1.4.1
5.0
Aug 17 2013
5.0
Version: 1.4.1
5 stars all the way! Extremely useful to have a floating, multi-Spaces screenshot. Can delete it easily. Can save it also. Perfect for my needs. Great! Definitely worth the cost. (Using SnapNDrag much less now.)
Ronl
Ronl
Sep 10 2012
1.3.1
5.0
Sep 10 2012
5.0
Version: 1.3.1
Great app! Lots of situations this can be used in. Though I have several other much more expensive screenshot apps... this provides features that none of the others do. Extremely useful and well worth the money. I work with the Adobe Suite and many other apps that have a large number of panels spread across two large monitors (so you may ask... Why would he need this with all of that room?)... with this app though I don't have to keep moving an image source (screenshot taken by Screenfloat) so as to see it every time I bring another app to the front with its panels in yet other positions. Instead I can just leave the SF screenshot in place (or at worst have to move it only slightly without accidentally moving an app's panel by mistake). Again... very useful app! Anyone working with Adobe apps or lots of windows open will love this app.
Sgginc
Sgginc
Aug 10 2012
1.3.1
5.0
Aug 10 2012
5.0
Version: 1.3.1
I love this utility. I log into my checking account. Snap a picture. Update my spreadsheet. Before I had to switch windows all the time. It works for any information you want to access on your screen in another application.
Goat
Goat
Jun 17 2012
1.3
5.0
Jun 17 2012
5.0
Version: 1.3
Wow, ScreenFloat is an incredible timesaver! I wish I has this long ago. NOTE TO DEVELOPER: ScreenFloat is the absolute perfect utility while using the brainstorming/project management app, Curio. In my opinion it should be bundled with every copy of Curio. Perhaps you could contact the publisher (Zengobi) and possibly make thousands of other Curio users very happy. I recently heard about ScreenFloat on Zebgobi's Blog and it has turned out to be one of the best timesaving tips I've run across in years. Thanks for creating an excellent product.
Docjk
Docjk
Aug 21 2011
1.2
3.5
Aug 21 2011
3.5
Version: 1.2
Downloaded the demo. So far it works fine, I really like the organized and stored shots in the browser without fiddling, renaming and organizing on your desktop all the time. But I miss some feature that I found to be very useful in e. g. SnapNDrag. The option to make either full screen shots or window shots. Think I will purchase it then... Otherwise good work.
bobembry
bobembry
Aug 8 2011
1.1.1
5.0
Aug 8 2011
5.0
Version: 1.1.1
Really, really, really useful for me
glinner
glinner
Jun 12 2011
1.1.1
4.5
Jun 12 2011
4.5
Version: 1.1.1
So useful!! Screen Float is made of win. It just makes life so much easier when it comes to taking and managing screenshots. Sure, you can press ⌘-shift-4 and select a portion of the screen. But then you have to fiddle around renaming stuff, it's just a pain in the backside. Managing all those stupid files cluttering up my desktop drives me crazy.
waryuser
waryuser
Mar 15 2011
1.0
0.0
Mar 15 2011
0.0
Version: 1.0
I don't think the guy who made this has heard of cmd-tab. Two keys, easy switching. Saves me eight bucks.
Lvdoc
Lvdoc
Mar 14 2011
1.0
0.0
Mar 14 2011
0.0
Version: 1.0
Developer: Unlike so many other new developers out there, you actually offer a demo! You need to make this more readily known. A lot of us have been complaining about the lack of "try before you buy" that seems to be the new norm. The MU page gives the immediate impression that yours is only "buy or nothing," even though a visit to your site proves otherwise. I was intrigued by this program, and your willingness to stand by your product via a demo has now only increased my appreciation of it. Thank you!
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App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • Mac OS X 10.7.3 or later
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