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Supported File Formats

You can import the following file formats into Camtasia for editing:

MP4 (AVC/h.264 codecs required, 30 frames per second or less)

MTS and M2TS files (version 8.4 and later). The AC-3 Filter is required if you are running Windows 8 or Windows 7. For more information, see this article.

  • AVI
  • WMV
  • MPEG-1
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • WMA


MOV H.264 and PNG MOV codecs are supported. For more information, see this article.

  • M4A
  • BMP
  • JPG
  • PNG
  • GIF
  • PPT
  • PPTX



System Requirements

Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10 (Required: 64 Bit versions only). (Recommended: Windows 10)

2.0 GHz CPU with dual-core processor minimum (Recommended: 2.8 Ghz 6th Generation Intel® Core™ i5 Processor with 4 CPU Cores or better or equivalent or better AMD processor)

Integrated graphics is acceptable however 4K and/or 60 FPS media will perform best with discrete graphics cards

  • 4 GB RAM minimum (Recommended: 16 GB or more)
  • 2 GB of hard-disk space for program installation
  • Display dimensions of 1024x768 or greater
  • Microsoft .NET 4.6.0 or later version (included)
  • Dedicated Windows-compatible sound card, microphone, and speakers (Recommended)
  • Windows N requires the MediaFeature Pack for Windows N

Camtasia (Mac)

  • Mac computer with an Intel® Core™ i5 Processor with 4 CPU Cores (Recommended: 2.8 Ghz Intel® Core™ i5 Processor with 4 CPU Cores or better)
  • MacOS 10.11 or later (Rendering is not supported on external USB monitors)
  • 4GB of RAM (Recommended: 8GB of RAM or greater)
  • 4GB of available disk space (minimum)
  • Powerpoint Import requires PowerPoint 2016 for Mac
  • Playback using the Smart Player is supported on Internet Explorer 11+, Microsoft Edge (Windows 10 Anniversary Update or later), latest version for Chrome, Firefox, and Safari, iOS 11+, Android 5+ (Latest Chrome required)
How many licenses does Camtasia come with?

You can install your license on up to two computers for a single user. For example, you can install on a desktop and a laptop or at home and at work.

If your computer crashes or you get a new machine, you can reinstall the version that you purchased, as long as you don’t have the program installed on more than two computers at a time.

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Volume discounts are available starting at 5 licenses or more. The more licenses you buy, the lower the price. Learn More.

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