Camtasia (Mac): Supported File Formats

The file formats listed can import into Camtasia for editing.

  • TREC (Camtasia Recording files)
  • MOV (QuickTime movie), DV, MPEG-1
  • MP4
  • AIFF
  • MP3
  • WAV
  • AAC (M4A)
  • JPEG
  • PNG
  • SRT or SAMI
  • TIFF and single-page PDF (multi-page PDF will not work properly)
  • PPT
  • PPTX

Unsupported File Formats

Open the file on a desktop media player or web browser and record the playback with Camtasia Recorder. The TREC recording file opens in Camtasia and can be imported into other projects. You can convert video formats to the MP4 file format. Download Handbrake and watch the tutorial below to learn how to convert the file to MP4.