Resolution of the final Camtasia output depends upon two things. The input and the output settings. High-res Camtasia Video creation means retaining the clarity and sharpness of the original resolution as much as possible. This is crucial for creating good screencasts, training content, video manuals and a variety of other needs.
Lot of excellent articles and videos are available on this subject. In spite of that, one simple thing is not very clearly identified. Most content out there talks about tweaking at the editing and output stage. These are important. But one crucial thing is to be understood first. I learnt this the hard way. Hence sharing it here.
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Here is a list of things I check before I start recording a screencast. I use Camtasia, Blue Yeti Pro microphone for this purpose. I have a sound-proof studio at home. But in spite of that, many things need to be reset and checked before every recording. Something will always go wrong… you learn from it and update the Screencast Recording Checklist. Feel free to post your inputs and anything I may have missed.
The objective of this comprehensive checklist is to ensure high quality recording and minimize retakes or editing time. Of course, you still need a lot of practice.
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While removing breathing sounds, I needed to double click hundreds of times on the timeline. That is cumbersome. So I used a spare button on the mouse to map it as a double click button in a single click – saving my joints from lot of damage! Read on how it was done. This article is only for frequent users of Camtasia.
The Learning for EVERYONE is that in some cases, for specific application, you can make special use of mouse by customizing its button actions.
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Often presentations don’t include just slides. There is some demo of some other software associated with it. How to capture the demo also as a part of the presentation? That required third-party products till now. But now, PowerPoint 2013 includes Screen Recording as a feature. Here is how to use it.
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I learnt this very useful practical aspect of using this option.
So here it is – for all Camtasia users.
Estimated reading time 3 min
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