This is a bookmarklet which allows to take screenshots of websites, to annotate them, write some text and send them to a server where text and image are saved. It should serve as a help for projects in which you want participation of people who are not savvy wiith using a bugtracker or even making screenshots.
Screenshot of the bookmarklet in use
The script has several dependencies. It gets jquery from googles CDN. The others you need provide yourself. On top of the code in
bookmarklet.js you see:
var url_html2canvas=""; //url for html2canvas var url_sketchjs=""; //url for sketchjs var url_sentTo=""; //url the image and Text is POSTed to.
Download html2canvas, put it on a server and put in the adress the string for
url_html2canvas (so it looks like:
var url_html2canvas="http://example.com/html2canvas.js"; )
Use the sketchwrapped.js file from the repo, put it on a server and put the address in
postpicture.php file from the repo in an PHP-enabled folder on a server. Put the location of the script in the
Create the bookmarklet
Use bookbu to convert the code of
bookmarklet.js to a bookmarklet. Copypaste the text bookbu creates into the adress field of a bookmark.
Setup on Server
Like mentioned above, the
postpicture.php file needs to go on a php enabled webspace. In the folder where you put the file create a files folder. In this folder go the reports and the screenshots.
Enable CORS. If you are on Apache you can use the
.htaccess file from this repo.
Be sure that the
postpicture.php may write in the files folder, but that the content of files may not be accessed from outside!
For the code in bookmarklet.js and postpicture.js applies the license below. Other included files may have differing licenses.
The MIT License (MIT)
Copyright (c) 2014 Jan Dittrich, Sascha S.
Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions:
The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software.
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