Camtasia Studio and Snagit

Camtasia SnagitMiraCosta College has a site license for both Camtasia Studio and Snagit. The software is available at no cost to faculty for both PC and MAC computers.

 

 

Obtaining the Software

On Campus Computer

Open a helpdesk ticket requesting the latest version of Camtasia Studio and Snagit be installed on your campus computer. Contact the Employee Helpdesk at 760-795-6850 for questions and assistance.

Home Computer

Contact Abdy Afzali for more details. E-mail aafzali@miracosta.edu or call (760) 795-2121 ext 6731.

Software Overview

Find out more information about Camtasia Studio and Snagit.

Camtasia Studio Tutorials

PC

MAC

Snagit Tutorials

PC

MAC

Screen Recording for YouTube Recommendation

For screen recording (creating a video), either within Snagit or Camtasia Studio, Karen Korstad recommends the following settings for a clear YouTube video output.

  1. Use the Chrome web browser
  2. Record at the custom size  1280 x 720
    1. You can set this at time of recording by selecting a custom size.
  3. On the chrome browser zoom in to 110% or 120% .
    1. This will help create readable text within the video.