Camtasia (Windows): Office Mix Plugin not recording animations

If both the Office Mix plugin and the Camtasia Studio PowerPoint plugin are enabled in PowerPoint it's possible that the Office Mix plugin will not record any animations.  This can be resolved by following the steps below depending on which version of PowerPoint you are running.

32 bit PowerPoint

  1. Close down both Camtasia Studio and PowerPoint so neither application is running.
  2. Download the zip attached below called "32_PPT_Patch.zip"
  3. Extract the two DLL files from the zip file.
  4. Copy those DLL files and paste them in the folder below.

    32 bit Windows

    C:\Program Files\TechSmith\Camtasia Studio 8

    64 bit Windows

    C:\Program Files (x86)\TechSmith\Camtasia Studio 8
  5. Restart PowerPoint and recording with Office Mix Plugin should now function properly.

64 bit PowerPoint

  1. Close down both Camtasia Studio and PowerPoint so neither application is running.
  2. Download the zip attached below called "64_PPT_Patch.zip"
  3. Extract the two DLL files from the zip file.
  4. Copy those DLL files and paste them in the folder below.

    32 bit Windows

    C:\Program Files\TechSmith\Camtasia Studio 8\Win64

    64 bit Windows

    C:\Program Files (x86)\TechSmith\Camtasia Studio 8\Win64
  5. Restart PowerPoint and recording with Office Mix Plugin should now function properly.
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