Maintain a Consistent Look and Feel with Themes

Learn how to create and customize themes in Camtasia.

Paint bucket pouring paint

Create a theme

In Camtasia, Open the Theme Manager. If you’re on Windows, go to File, Manage Themes. If you’re on Mac, go to the Camtasia menu and choose Manage Themes.

From the Theme Manager, view and edit existing themes, rename them, or create new ones. When you create a theme, choose up to five colors and two fonts to associate with it.

Camtasia theme manager

Four different annotations

Apply a theme to an annotation

When you work with annotations, callouts, or text in a project, easily apply your theme to change the look and feel.

To do this, select the annotation, open the properties panel, then select a theme from the dropdown.

Mouse clicking on the theme dropdown in the properties panel

Painters color palette

Quickly access theme colors

To quickly access theme colors, select any of the color dropdowns in the properties panel, select your theme, then choose a color.

Color picker tool open with theme colors circled

Letter a with an underline

Quickly access theme fonts

To quickly access theme fonts, select the font dropdown in the properties panel, select your theme, then choose a font.

Font dropdown showing theme fonts

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