Camtasia Studio screen recorder and editor for Windows
Every day, thousands of people around the world use Camtasia Studio to create videos that train, teach, sell, and more! It's the easiest way to demonstrate a process, product, or idea.
Camtasia Studio 8
Camtasia Studio has always been more than a simple screen recorder. Now, with Camtasia Studio 8, we’ve redesigned and rebuilt it to help you generate sophisticated, effective screencasts—faster, easier, and with more consistency.
The new library comes stocked with professionally designed assets you can drag-and-drop into your video. It's also the perfect place to store your callouts, title slides, and other assets for re-use and sharing.
Keep and share your favorite content
Save editing time and achieve consistency by storing callouts, title slides, or an entire intro sequence for later reuse.
Copy and paste
Reuse transitions, zooms, and other effects—just copy and paste to a different spot on the timeline or add it to the library.
Get in front of millions! Produce and upload HD-quality videos to YouTube without leaving Camtasia Studio.
Grab attention with new callouts
Grab attention with new callouts
Give your screencasts a visual makeover with new callout styles and an easy way to make your own—now with support for image transparency!
Make keystrokes visible to viewers! Camtasia Studio takes note of any keyboard shortcuts used during recording and shows the keys as a graphic overlay.
Sketch motion callouts
Call attention to the important bits with animated shapes that appear to be hand-drawn right onto the video.
Enhance with powerful editing
Precision volume controls
Fade the volume of an audio track up and down at any point in your video, using simple controls built into the timeline.
Editable cursor effects
Help viewers follow along by enlarging the mouse pointer, making it a spotlight, or visualizing clicks.
TechSmith’s SmartFocus technology places smoother, more accurate zooms and pans so your content always looks sharp —a huge time-saver!
Always look amazing
Sleek, new interface
Find and use more of the product’s features…and get projects done faster.
Optimized screen recorder
Our capture engine now boosts frame rates by up to 50%—for smoother motion when recording things like 3D design software, real world video, or Flash animations.
Eye-grabbing media assets
Your library comes stocked with professionally-designed media assets from Digital Juice…with the possibility to add more.
Camtasia Studio 8 System Requirements
Microsoft Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista, or Windows 7
Microsoft DirectX 9 or later version
Microsoft .NET 4.0 Client Profile (included, except with MSI installer)
Dual-Core Processor minimum, Quad-Core Processor or better recommended
2GB RAM minimum, 4GB RAM or greater recommended
2GB of hard-disk space for program installation
Display dimensions of 1024x768 or greater
Dedicated Windows-compatible sound card, microphone and speakers recommended
Camtasia Studio Add-in for PowerPoint requires PowerPoint 2007 or 2010 (32 bit)
Import of .mov and production to .mov and .m4v requires Apple QuickTime 7.2 or later
Camera video recording requires a USB Web Camera. Recording live from a DV camera is not supported
Integration with Camtasia Relay requires Camtasia Relay Client Recorder
GPU acceleration requires DirectX 9 compatible video adapter with 128 MB of video memory or greater and Pixel Shader 2.0 or later