Patch Notes: Bugfixes and Overall Improvements

  • 8 December 2023
Patch Notes: Bugfixes and Overall Improvements

The latest update to Snip & Sketch, Microsoft's screenshot-capturing and annotation tool, has arrived with a host of new features and fixes. Here are the highlights of the update:

New Features

  • Snip & Sketch now supports an extended set of media files. You can now annotate images, GIFs, and video files in addition to screenshots.
  • Added a new color picker to select colors more easily for text and drawing tools.
  • Added a new eraser tool for finer control when erasing annotations.
  • Improved the selection tool to make it easier to select specific areas of your image or video files.


  • Fixed an issue where some images were not displaying correctly when loaded into Snip & Sketch from other apps.
  • Fixed an issue where users were unable to copy and paste annotations between images or video files.
  • Fixed a bug that caused some tools to be unresponsive when using multiple displays.

Overall Improvements

  • Improved performance when opening large images or video files in Snip & Sketch.
  • The improved overall stability of the app by addressing several minor bugs and crashes reported by users.

With this update, Microsoft has made several improvements to its popular screenshot-capturing and annotation tool, making it easier for users to take screenshots, annotate them, and share them with others. Whether you're taking quick notes or creating detailed designs, Snip & Sketch is a great choice for all your annotation needs!