Click is compatible with Snow Leopard (10.6) and higher.

Use VLC, not Apple's DVD Player, if you see checkerboard pattern while playing DVD.

Brief Description:

Click was developed to help you make screenshots of the entire display. Although standard shortcuts prevent you from making screenshots while watching a DVD movie, this is not a problem with Click. You can take a screenshot manually by pressing Option-Command keys or choose automatic operation where a screenshot is taken periodically, even if minimized. You need to use an Admin Account to use this app.

here to see Click Pro, which takes manual or periodic screenshots of the entire display or a portion of the display.

Click Version 2.8.0 remembers the status of the Automatic Screenshot checkbox between sessions. Click Sp Version 1.5.0 is compatible with El Capitan and uses Command-' to make a manual screenshot.

When you launch Click you see the Control Panel where you select options. In addition, you can select from the Sound menu whether or not you want to hear a shutter click when screenshots are taken. The Control Panel's location and settings (
except for the Automatic Screenshot checked state) are saved between sessions.


Above you see that Click is set to take automatic screenshots every 30 seconds. If the "Include Display 2" checkbox is checked, screenshots of both displays will be created.

Display Mirroring must be turned OFF if you wish to include Display 2 screenshots.


When you first launch Click, a folder titled "ClickScreenshots" is created in the Users/~/Documents Folder. Above is an example of some screenshot files. The name of the file is the display number and the date and time of the screenshot. The code assumes the date and time format is "Apple Americas/U.S. (

Minimize the Control Panel by clicking on the top left yellow button. Screenshots can be taken while the Click Control Panel is visible or minimized.

Click here to download Version 2.8 of Click (2.7 MB) for Macintosh, OS 10.7 or later (zip).

Click here to download a special version that uses Command-' shortcut for Manual snapshot. This version is 1.5.0 of Click Sp (2.0 MB) for Macintosh, OS 10.6 or later (zip).