Camtasia (Windows): How to Uninstall Camtasia Studio

Uninstalling Camtasia

Windows 7

  1. Close Camtasia.
  2. Click Start Menu > Control Panel.
  3. Select Uninstall a Program under Programs.
  4. Right-click Camtasia and select Remove.

Windows 8 and 10

  1. Close Camtasia.
  2. Click Start Menu.
  3. Right-click Camtasia and select Uninstall. A new window will open with a list of installed applications.
  4. Right-click Camtasia and select Remove.

Manually Uninstalling Camtasia

  1. Close Camtasia.
  2. Click File Explorer.
  3. Enter C:\Program Files\Techsmith\ and delete the Camtasia folder and its contents for the version you wish to remove.
  4. Press Windows+R on your keyboard to open the Run window.
  5. Type the following and click OK: regedit.
  6. Navigate with the left column explorer to the following locations, and right-click on the corresponding folder to delete these folders:
    HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TechSmith\Camtasia Studio\
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\TechSmith\Camtasia Studio\

During the uninstall process you will be prompted to Keep or Delete your library. If you choose to delete the library, any items you have will be removed.