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What is Camtasia®?

Camtasia® is a solution for recording, editing, and publishing your screen videos. You can easily create software tutorials camtasia screenshotand demonstrations in Flash and streaming video formats for your global audience. Camtasia® records all activity, including narration from a Windows PC screen, edits clips, and then outputs files to RealMedia, Windows Media, Flash, Quicktime, or other formats. Captions, text boxes, and graphics can be added after the video is produced.

Is There a Cost Associated with Camtasia® Studio?

Clemson has recently invested in a site license for Camtasia for 5 years.  While there is no cost for the software license, you may also have additional expenses for the following items:

  • A microphone
  • A webcam or digital video camera
  • A video capture device
  • The cables to connect your video camera to your computer(ex/firewire)

To see the differences between versions, use the Camtasia Studio Version Comparison Chart.

Can I Download Camtasia® Studio?

Yes. You can download the Camtasia license from the CCIT Web Downloads page.

How Do I Use Camtasia® Studio?

Listed below are several tutorials on how to use Camtasia® Studio 9|3.

**Camtasia Studio is still new for Mac relative to Windows! Click here to view a comparison of features.

Frequently Asked Questions camtasia powerpoint ribbon

Review the TechSmith® User to User forum or the Camtasia® Studio Tech Support for assistance with frequently asked questions.

Do We Offer Instructor-Led Training for Camtasia®?

Yes. Clemson Online currently offers instructor led training for employees. Please view our training calendar or email to schedule 1-on-1 training. Click the links below to download the class handouts.

System Requirements

Windows and Mac users should review the Camtasia® Studio system requirements.

Additional Camtasia® Resources