Camtasia (Mac): The Document Could Not Be Opened

Problem

The project in Camtasia (Mac) does not open and prompts this message: The document "yourFileName.cmproj" could not be opened.

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Solution

Restore file from a backup copy of the project. If all else fails, follow the instructions below:

  1. Control-click the .cmproj file.
  2. Select Show Package Contents.
  3. Control-click project.tscproj and/or ~project.tscproj.
  4. Add .BAK extension at the end of the file name.
    Backup_rename.gif
  5. Return to the .cmproj file and open it.

If the error recieved propmts Error: Cannot open project, please see this article.