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Open Screenshot for Chrome

24.0 | Updated: 16 Jan 2017



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Open Screenshot for Chrome 24.0

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To install Open Screenshot for Chrome, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To upgrade Open Screenshot for Chrome, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


To uninstall Open Screenshot for Chrome, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:


NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to

4. Choose your deployment method:

choco upgrade open-screenshot-chrome -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:

choco upgrade open-screenshot-chrome -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure open-screenshot-chrome installed
    name: open-screenshot-chrome
    state: present
    version: 24.0
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at

Coming early 2020! Central Managment Reporting available now! More information...

chocolatey_package 'open-screenshot-chrome' do
  action    :install
  version  '24.0'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'

See docs at

    Name: open-screenshot-chrome,
    Version: 24.0,
    Source: STEP 3 URL

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at

cChocoPackageInstaller open-screenshot-chrome
   Name     = 'open-screenshot-chrome'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '24.0'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at

package { 'open-screenshot-chrome':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '24.0',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at

salt '*' chocolatey.install open-screenshot-chrome version="24.0" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 29 Jan 2017.


Screenshot of Open Screenshot

The most powerful and freeware app for capture entire page, Save and Edit and Annotate and Print and Share

【Webpage Screenshot】

This is a open-source extension for taking screenshots.

This extension is able to capture 100% of both the vertical and horizontal content appearing on any webpage on the Internet.
It is very easy to save the captured file onto your computer or print it / or share it to any social network.

You can host and share unlimited images forever for free.




  • Annotate it with rectangles, circles, arrows, lines and text.
  • Blur sensitive info by using the Spray.
  • Print the screenshot - It's awesome.
  • UNLIMITED STORAGE for storing your screenshot online!
  • Capture local files (ex: c:)
  • Create PDF.
  • Create Thumbnails.
  • You can Save the screenshot on your computer as PNG file.
  • Attach the screenshot directly to Gmail messages..
  • Upload To Google Drive
  • Post to facebook.
  • You can EDIT THE PAGE before taking the screenshot (change any text, titles)
  • Create note in Evernote (Like Evernote Web Clipper, buy we are capture entire page.
  • Send captured image to any email address.
  • Twett to Twitter.
  • Post to VK.
  • Send the screenshot to your mobile (By using QR Code/QRCode).
  • Upload screenshot to WordPress gallery.
  • Post To Google+ (Google Plus)
  • Pin it to Pinterest.
  • Send to outlook (hotmail/bing)
  • Search the screen shot using TinEye service. (See if the image stoled from somewhere else).
  • Create new post at Blogger.
  • Post to Tumblr the screenshot.

Usage of the Open Screenshot extension requires granting it permission to capture anonymized click stream data. Anonymous usage and browsing activity may be collected for research purposes and may be shared in aggregate with third parties. No personally identifying information will be captured in connection with this data.

PACKAGING NOTE: This installs no software. It installs a registry key for the extension that Chrome will see and then ask you for permission to enable the extension if you are in Chrome or on the next run. Chrome will install the latest version of the extension. The mentioned version is the version at time of packaging, you can ignore it. Chrome will handle updates to the extension.

$bits = Get-ProcessorBits
$packageName = 'open-screenshot-chrome'
$extensionID = 'akgpcdalpfphjmfifkmfbpdmgdmeeaeo'
if ($bits -eq 64)
    if (Test-Path -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432node\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID")
       Write-Host "Extension already installed." -foreground "magenta" –backgroundcolor "blue"
       } else {
         New-Item -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432node\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID" | out-null
         New-ItemProperty -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432node\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID\" -Name "update_url" -Value "" | out-null
         New-ItemProperty -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432node\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID\" -Name "ChocolateyPackageName" -Value "$packageName"	| out-null
    } else {
      New-Item -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID" | out-null
      New-ItemProperty -Path "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID\" -Name "update_url" -Value "" | out-null
$bits = Get-ProcessorBits
$packageName = 'open-screenshot-chrome'
$extensionID = 'akgpcdalpfphjmfifkmfbpdmgdmeeaeo'

if ($bits -eq 64) {
    Remove-Item "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Wow6432node\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID" -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue | out-null
    Remove-Item "HKLM:\SOFTWARE\Google\Chrome\Extensions\$extensionID" -Force -ErrorAction SilentlyContinue | out-null

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