Good news for Mantis users with Windows client desktops. A Cropper plugin is now available to allow you to easily take screenshots (for specified regions) and send them directly to an issue into Mantis. This tool has a dependency on MantisConnect which is now shipped as part of Mantis 1.1.0x releases. The tool can be download from here.
The options dialog is used to specify the URL to the MantisConnect webservice, the user name and password.
Following is the screenshot details dialog which allows the user to specify the issue the screenshot should be attached to. It also allows the user to specify the name of the file that will be attached. As the user types the issue id the subject of the issue will be fetched to provide the user with info about the issue confirming that the provided id is the correct one. Users can also enter a note to be added along with the screenshot. All screenshot are added in JPG format.
6 thoughts on “Screen capture tool for Mantis Windows users”
I still prefer :
But FireShot is for Firefox only. This tool is for making screenshots in any program I think. So great work.
I wnat how to add mantis tool
IMHO good iddea is integration MantisSubmit (from MantisConnect) with cropper and mantis plugin
and add to mantis plugin choice for type format file (jpg (with quality),png,gif) not only jpg
I am student at National University and expolring Mantisbt and want to utilise this tool for student project
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