For Camtasia Studio 8 Users: Feature Comparison Chart

This chart compares the features in Camtasia Studio 8.4 and Camtasia for Mac 2.9. Click the See Also links to learn how to complete similar tasks in Camtasia for Mac.

Record

 

Feature or Task Available in Camtasia Studio 8.4 Available in Camtasia for Mac 2.9 See Also
Full Screen      
Region      
Web Camera      
DV Camera      
Microphone Audio      
System Audio      
Voice Narration      
Pause Recording     2: Make a great recording: Select, Start Pause
Restore Cursor Location After Pause      
ScreenDraw      
Add Markers     Markers
Capture Keyboard Input      
PowerPoint Add-in     Record a PowerPoint or Keynote Presentation
Presets      
Recently Recorded Areas      
Lock to Application      
Lock to Aspect Ratio When Resizing  
 
   

 

Edit

Feature or Task Available in Camtasia Studio 8.4 Available in Camtasia for Mac 2.9 See Also
Share Projects and Files Across Computes  
Export Project as Zip
 
Create a Standalone Project
 
SmartFocus      
Captions      
Title Clips     Create a Title
Callouts, Annotations, and Shapes     7: Increase viewer understanding: Annotations
Video Effects     10: Make your screencast stand out: Animations & Video FX
Audio Effects     12: Create better audio: Mics, Recording, Audio FX
Cursor Effects     8: Increase viewer understanding: Cursors & Clicks
Animations      
Transitions     9: Make your screencast stand out: Transitions
Direct Manipulation of Media on Preview Area (Canvas)      
Quizzing and Surveys      
Add Markers     Markers
Blur     Maintain Privacy with the Blur Annotation
Highlight     Apply an Animated Highlighter Effect
Multiple Video Tracks      
Hotspots     Add Interactive Hotspots to Your Video
Clip Speed     Speed Up or Slow Down the Speed of a Clip
Freeze Region      
Remove a Color     Remove a Color from a Video 

 

Share

Feature or Task Available in Camtasia Studio 8.4 Available in Camtasia for Mac 2.9 See Also
Share Projects and Files Across Computes  
Export Project as Zip
 
Create a Standalone Project
 
Presets      
Add or Edit Presets      
Production Preview      
Batch Production      
Produce a Selection      
Upload Video to Screencast.com     14: Share your screencast: Screencast.com and YouTube
Upload Video to iTunes      
Upload Video to FTP      
Upload Video to YouTube     14: Share your screencast: Screencast.com and YouTube
Upload Video to Google Drive      
Embed in HTML Web Page     Embed Video in a Web Page or Blog
Flash Options      
Table of Contents     Create a Table of Contents for Video Navigation
Customize the Flash Controls      
Customize the Flash About Box      
Customize the Start and End Screens      
Include a Watermark     Brand Your Video with a Watermark

 

Title Category Level Format
000 - 0: Introduction Getting Started I Video
001 - 1: Make a great recording: Prepare, Script, Rehearse Getting Started I Video
002 - 2: Make a great recording: Select, Start, Pause Getting Started I Video
003 - 3: Editing essentials: Explore the Editor Getting Started I Video
004 - 4: Editing essentials: What You Really Need to Know Getting Started I Video
005 - 5: Editing essentials: Preview, Trim, Cut Getting Started I Video
006 - 6: Increase viewer understanding: Zoom, Pan, Bam Getting Started I Video
007 - 7: Increase viewer understanding: Annotations Getting Started I Video
008 - 8: Increase viewer understanding: Cursors & Clicks Getting Started I Video
009 - 9: Make your screencast stand out: Transitions Getting Started I Video
010 - 10: Make your screencast stand out: Animations & Video FX Getting Started I Video
011 - 11: Make your screencast stand out: Maintain Consistency Getting Started I Video
012 - 12: Create better audio: Mics, Recording, Audio FX Getting Started I Video
013 - 13: Share your screencast: The Great Export Getting Started I Video
014 - 14: Share your screencast: Screencast.com and YouTube Getting Started I Video
015 - Zooming: The Often Misunderstood Half-Holy Grail of Screencasting Quality Main Concepts I Video
016 - Editing Dimensions Basics Edit I Video
017 - Recording Tips Record I Written
018 - Keyboard Shortcuts Reference II PDF
019 - Add Interactive Hotspots to Your Video Additions I Written
020 - Composite Assets with the Mask Effect Effects II Written
021 - For Camtasia Studio 8 Users: Feature Comparison Chart Reference II Written
022 - Add a Device Frame Around Your Video Video FX II Written
023 - Apply an Animated Highlighter Effect Animations II Written
024 - Brand Your Video with a Watermark Additions II Written
025 - Captions Audio II Video/Written
026 - Change the Canvas Background Color Canvas II Written
027 - Choosing Dimensions for Quality Video Production Reference II Written
028 - Create ADA-Compliant Captions Audio II Written
029 - Create a Table of Contents for Video Navigation Additions II Written
030 - Create a Title Additions II Written
031 - Embed Video on a Web Page or Blog Share III Written
032 - Magnify the Cursor with Cursor Effects Cursor FX II Written
033 - Maintain Privacy with the Blur Annotation Annotations II Written
034 - Markers Edit II Written
035 - Record a PowerPoint or Keynote Presentation Record II Written
036 - Remove a Color from a Video Effects II Video/Written
037 - Replace a Section of Audio on the Timeline Audio II Written
038 - Save an Annotation for Reuse Annotations II Written
039 - Speed Up or Slow Down the Speed of a Clip Effects II Video/Written
040 - Working with the FX Drawer Effects II Written
041 - Connecting Your Mobile Device Mobile I Video
042 - Creating and Sharing Mobile Content with Windows Devices Mobile I Written
043 - Access and Share Files with My Places Sharing II Written
044 - Recording Your iOS 8 Device Mobile I Video

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