Communicate Faster With Your Team With CloudApp's GIF Screen Capture Tool

Create GIFs to communicate ideas, share feedback, and collaborate with your team and colleagues.
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CloudApp's GIF screen capture tool is available for Mac, Windows, iOS and Chrome. Downloading the tool is quick and easy. Simply download the app from GetCloudApp above, access it from the Apple Store for Mac and iOS, for PC from the Microsoft Windows Store, and go to the Chrome Webstore and add the extension to Chrome.
Downloading the CloudApp snipping tool is quick and easy. Simply download the app from GetCloudApp, access it from the Mac Store or if you have a PC, from the Microsoft Windows Store. To get started, you should first register for an account, download the app, then install it on your machine and start snipping.
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Communicate Faster With Your Team With CloudApp's GIF Screen Capture Tool

Picture the following: You are up against a deadline that requires total team cooperation and focus. Your boss has assigned you to take the lead and be the point person for the task. Since time is of the essence, and your team needs to understand every aspect of the project, utilizing CloudApp's GIF screen capture can be the tool that allows you communicate quickly and precisely. In just minutes you easily share your edited GIF on your favorite team communication platform such as Slack or Asana.

Improve Customer Support & Customer Success

Have you ever had a customer that just didn’t understand? Or think of a complex issue that is hard to explain in words. If only there was a way you could crawl through the computer screen directly to your customer and show them what you are trying to say. Using CloudApp’s GIF creator app can make your customer communication more effective in just a matter of minutes. Additionally, the GIF compressor and easy to use gifshare features enable our files to be optimal in size and compression, allowing the Zendesk Integration to be straightforward and uncomplicated as well as support many other customer support solutions.

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Explain Products and Features using GIFs

Imagine trying to explain to your elderly grandma how to use a smartphone for the very first time. The process is long and arduous and can leave you both frustrated to no end. Now envision you using CloudApp's screen capture to visually show your grandma how to use her new smartphone making it both clear and time saving for her to understand. To get started, simply click on the CloudApp icon and select the GIF icon. You can also use our hotkey shortcuts, for Mac: Cmd+Shift+6, and Windows: Alt+Shift+6.

Report bugs and close them faster

Have you ever had to help a colleague on your team with a complicated bug or code problem? Using CloudApp's developer features, can give you the ability to show and tell at the same time with a simple GIF screen capture. So when you see a software issue that needs reporting, but you just can’t find the technical words to explain the bug, simply capture a GIF to show what you cannot say.

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Share Documentation & Knowledge Base Content With The Embed Feature

Normally, to embed your content you have to grab a direct link, write up your own HTML, and take too many steps. But with CloudApp’s GIF tool you can embed CloudApp content anywhere with an easy-to-use embed code.


No matter what platform you use on a day to day basis, CloudApp really does make your communication better giving you the power to effectively share your ideas.

How to Get Started with CloudApp

Getting started capturing GIFs is quick and easy. To get going, you would first register for a free CloudApp account and then download the app. After installing it on your machine, it will be saved immediately to your toolbar ready for you to gifshare. There’s no need to close out of your current window and fumble for a new screen. Just simply point, click, snip and share your gif content to make your communication the best it can be.

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