System Requirements

Camtasia Studio:

  • Microsoft Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 10 (Recommended: 64 Bit versions)
  • Microsoft DirectX 9 or later version Microsoft .NET 4.0 (included)
  • Dual-core processor minimum ~ Recommended: Quad-core processor or better
  • 2 GB RAM minimum (Recommended: 4 GB or more 2 GB of hard-disk space for program installation)
  • Display dimensions of 1024x768 or greater
  • Dedicated Windows-compatible sound card, microphone, and speakers (Recommended)

 

Feature-specific requirements ›

Feature-specific requirements

  • Camtasia Studio Add-in for PowerPoint requires PowerPoint 2007 (32-bit) or PowerPoint 2010 or 2013 (32-bit or 64-bit)  
  • Import of .mov and production to .mov and .m4v requires Apple QuickTime 7.2 or later
  • Playback using the Smart Player is supported on Internet Explorer 9+, Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Safari 5.1+, iOS 6+, Android 4+ (Chrome for Android Recommended)
  • Camera video recording requires a USB Web Camera. Recording live from a DV camera is not supported
  • Integration with TechSmith Relay requires TechSmith 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

Camtasia for Mac:

  • Mac computer with an Intel processor (Recommended: Dual core 2.0GHz or faster)
  • Mac OS X 10.9 or later
  • Quartz Extreme support (rendering is not supported on external USB monitors)
  • 2GB of RAM (Recommended: 4GB of RAM or greater)
  • 4GB of available disk space (minimum)
  • QuickTime X or later
  • Playback using the Smart Player is supported on Internet Explorer 9+, Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Safari 5.1+, iOS 6+, Android 4+ (Chrome for Android recommended)