Camtasia (Mac): The Document could not be opened


When attempting to open your project you get: The Document 'yourFileName.cmproj' could not be opened.

*If you are receiving this error instead, "Error: Cannot open project" then please see the following article.




Restore from a backup copy of the project if all else fails:

  • Right click (Control + click) on the .cmproj you cannot open
  • Choose "Show Package Contents"
  • Follow the steps in the following GIF and then go back to the .cmproj and try opening it: