4. Editing Screencasts

4. Editing Screencasts

Learn how to edit your screencast in Camtasia, including cutting, trimming, and manipulating content in the timeline and on the canvas.

About this course

Editing can have a dramatic impact on the quality and the effectiveness of a video. Learning even a few basic edit techniques can be helpful. In this course, you will have the opportunity to learn about the editing interface, how to set up your editing environment for success, and a variety of ways to edit your clips through moving, cutting, trimming, and more.

Curriculum3 hr 30 min

  • Importing Footage into Camtasia 0 hr 15 min

    Learn how to import media into your projects, including images, audio, and video. Also, learn about previewing files and working with the canvas file size.

  • Preparing to Edit 0 hr 12 min

    Learn some of the 'rules' around sizing and scaling that will help make sure your screencast looks excellent every time.

  • Check Your Knowledge
  • Editing Interface Overview
  • The Editing Interface (Tools and the Canvas) 0 hr 11 min

    Learn about various editing tools provided in Camtasia and how to work with the Camtasia Canvas.

  • The Editing Interface (The Timeline and Properties) 0 hr 15 min

    The introduction to the editing interface continues with a look at the Timeline, playback controls, tracks, and various viewing properties.

  • Check Your Knowledge
  • Editing Tools
  • Moving and Selecting Clips 0 hr 20 min

    Continue learning about some of the basics of editing, including moving clips, multiple clips, grouping clips, and more.

  • Trimming and Deleting Content 0 hr 21 min

    Learn more about editing including how to trim content, selecting content, deleting content, as well as locking and disabling tracks.

  • Extending and Splitting Your Clips 0 hr 22 min

    Learn about clip stitching, splitting a clip, how to extend a frame, information to help with spacing clips, and more.

  • Adjusting Clip Speed 0 hr 13 min

    Learn about speeding up or slowing down clips in your video.

  • Check Your Knowledge
  • Camtasia Preferences
  • Camtasia Windows Preferences 0 hr 10 min

    Learn about adjustable preference setting in Camtasia on Windows 

  • Camtasia Mac Preferences 0 hr 7 min

    Learn about adjustable preference setting in Camtasia on Mac

  • Check Your Knowledge
  • Editing in Action
  • Editing - A Practical Look Part 1 0 hr 20 min

    A practical look at the techniques applied in previous lessons - Part 1.

  • Editing - A Practical Look Part 2 0 hr 19 min

    A practical look at the techniques applied in previous lessons - Part 2.

  • Editing - A Practical Look Part 3 0 hr 19 min

    A practical look at the techniques applied in previous lessons - Part 3.

About this course

Editing can have a dramatic impact on the quality and the effectiveness of a video. Learning even a few basic edit techniques can be helpful. In this course, you will have the opportunity to learn about the editing interface, how to set up your editing environment for success, and a variety of ways to edit your clips through moving, cutting, trimming, and more.

Curriculum3 hr 30 min

  • Importing Footage into Camtasia 0 hr 15 min

    Learn how to import media into your projects, including images, audio, and video. Also, learn about previewing files and working with the canvas file size.

  • Preparing to Edit 0 hr 12 min

    Learn some of the 'rules' around sizing and scaling that will help make sure your screencast looks excellent every time.

  • Check Your Knowledge
  • Editing Interface Overview
  • The Editing Interface (Tools and the Canvas) 0 hr 11 min

    Learn about various editing tools provided in Camtasia and how to work with the Camtasia Canvas.

  • The Editing Interface (The Timeline and Properties) 0 hr 15 min

    The introduction to the editing interface continues with a look at the Timeline, playback controls, tracks, and various viewing properties.

  • Check Your Knowledge
  • Editing Tools
  • Moving and Selecting Clips 0 hr 20 min

    Continue learning about some of the basics of editing, including moving clips, multiple clips, grouping clips, and more.

  • Trimming and Deleting Content 0 hr 21 min

    Learn more about editing including how to trim content, selecting content, deleting content, as well as locking and disabling tracks.

  • Extending and Splitting Your Clips 0 hr 22 min

    Learn about clip stitching, splitting a clip, how to extend a frame, information to help with spacing clips, and more.

  • Adjusting Clip Speed 0 hr 13 min

    Learn about speeding up or slowing down clips in your video.

  • Check Your Knowledge
  • Camtasia Preferences
  • Camtasia Windows Preferences 0 hr 10 min

    Learn about adjustable preference setting in Camtasia on Windows 

  • Camtasia Mac Preferences 0 hr 7 min

    Learn about adjustable preference setting in Camtasia on Mac

  • Check Your Knowledge
  • Editing in Action
  • Editing - A Practical Look Part 1 0 hr 20 min

    A practical look at the techniques applied in previous lessons - Part 1.

  • Editing - A Practical Look Part 2 0 hr 19 min

    A practical look at the techniques applied in previous lessons - Part 2.

  • Editing - A Practical Look Part 3 0 hr 19 min

    A practical look at the techniques applied in previous lessons - Part 3.