HTML Snapshot ActiveX Component

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Do you ever want to take a screen shot of a web page in your desktop or web application? Html Snapshot can capture the whole web page as JPG, BMP, PNG, TIFF and GIF image on the fly. Add "Html to image" or "html to jpg" feature to your application now!

HTML Snapshot ActiveX can download and parse web sites and save a screenshot of the page in GIF, JPG, JPEG, BMP, PNG, TIFF, WMF and EMF. You can choose to capture the entire page, or a thumbnail image of a specified size, and save it to a local folder.

Key Benefits

  • It is a flexiable component to convert html (flash movie support), mht, VML, SVG and text to image on the fly to file or in memory.

Not only html files, the plain text files as well as the Web Archive Format (*.MHT) files can be converted to image with HTML Snapshot easily, too.

HTML Snapshot can capture web pages with flash movie without problem. Check out the snapshot of Get interested?

Html Snapshot can convert the VML - the Vector Markup Language to image. VML markup can be embeded in html files so it can be converted just like "html to jpg". SVG can be also supported with the Adboe SVG plugin installed.

HTML Snapshot can allow you to batch process URLs from a text file and automatically parse a large number of sites. HTML Snapshot is a standard COM DLL server, allowing you to generate a thumbnail via query string from your web browser. This is an easy to use HTML to image converter.


Free Download & Try Now . No functionality limitation except watermarks in the generated image for the unregistered version.
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A quick demo in VBScript:

Dim snap

'Create the Html Snapshot Object
Set snap = CreateObject("HTMLSNAP2.HtmlSnap.1")

'Begin to capture the web page
snap.SnapUrl "", "google.jpg"

You see, how easy it is to use html snapshot!

Notes: If you are looking for an application that converts html to image. Please try Html To Image
If you are looking for a solution that converts html to image on linux. Please try Html To Image Linux

  • Convert html to image into various image formats like JPEG and TIFF etc. with custom saving options.

You may want to control the compression quality of JPEG or change the compression method of TIFF image. No worry. Html Snapshot has done these for you. For TIFF, you can easily get images ready for Windows FAX Service.

You can also convert html into vector image format like WMF and EMF. The result image can be rendered into high quality bitmap format later.

Html snapshot can generate transparent GIF from html as well. Sometimes, you may want to convert 24 bit color bitmap file to gif file, which only supports 256 colors. Html Snapshot provides function to effectively reduce the color in image while keeping the quality of the image as much as possible.

  • Html snapshot can be used in many programming or script languages to convert html to image, what's more, it is easy to start using html snapshot with rich samples.

With Html Snapshot, you can build thumbshot server for millions of web pages easily. You have full control of the database yourself. And Html Snapshot is especially suitable to be used on server side. It works well on Windows 2000 Server, Windows 2003 Server and can be used with popular server side script languages like ASP, ASP.Net, PHP and Perl etc. No need to pay monthly subscription fee for thumbshot service providers now!

HTML Snapshot ActiveX Component can take (capture) a whole snapshot of a given URL. It downloads web page and then capture it as image. It can be easily integrated into applications written in languages that support ActiveX Component such as Visual C++, Visual Basic, Delphi, C++ Builder, .Net languages,  Java, Scripts like Perl, Php, Python.

Here is the snapshot of this page captured by HTML Snapshot.

In short, if you are looking for the programs, such as convert html to image, html image, html2image, html to image, htm2img, htm to img, html2gif, html to gif, html2jpg, html to jpg, html2jpeg, html to jpeg, html2bmp, html to bmp, html2png, html to png, html2tiff, html to tiff, software to convert html to image, Html Snapshot is suitable for your purpose. HTML Snapshot works with all Windows version with Internet Explorer 5.0 or above and with Internet Connection. It is a program without any hassle to install. Just save it to your desktop and run our demos.

My fellow programmers, don't spend your precious time to reinvent the wheel now. Get Html Snapshot for ONLY $149.95 NOW!  Then you can easily add the "Html to jpeg" function to your web or desktop applications. You can call it from your favorite development tools. Many working examples are supplied. Just have a look at them, you will find html snapshot is so easy to use.

Note: If you are looking for an application that converts html to image. Please try Html To Image
Note: Looking for image conversion component (convert jpg to png, tiff, bmp, gif). Please try our parnter's Active Image.
News: Html Snapshot is upgraded to 2.1. This version adds a bunch of new methods for advanced usage.
News: Html2image for linux is released. You can convert html to image easily on your linux servers.


"HtmlSnapshot - A fast webpage to thumbnail solution!"

This component is convenient for use with good price and compact size for html to image and html to jpg functionalties.

Nice features - we can script on the fly to convert html to image. And it handles multiple image types, etc. This is the only software we could find that currently does this html to jpeg conversion, plus we can script it. 

Unsure? Unconvinced? I understand. We'll also throw in FREE tech support

But if you're still not sure, try it out for FREE in your applications to convert html to image NOW.

We are committed to improving Html Snapshot Component constantly. See History

We have also posted a series of tutorial articles to help you use html snapshot. Feel free to read it.