Camtasia (Windows): An Error Occurred While Initializing the Camera for Capture. Camera Video Will Not Be Recorded

Problem

An error message is displayed: "An error occurred while initializing the camera for capture. Camera video will not be recorded."

Solution

Please complete the following solutions:

  • Verify the camera drivers are properly installed. Please uninstall/install the drivers.
  • Check that no other application is using the camera.

There are some instances when you will need to reinstall Camtasia after successfully updating the camera drivers.