Camtasia Media Bin

Media Bin references all video, audio, and image clips imported into the current project.

  • You can add multiple instances of a clip onto the timeline.
  • To add a clip to the video, drag the clip from the Media Bin onto the timeline or right-click a clip and select Add to Timeline at Playhead.

Import Media Into Bin

  1. Click the Media tab. 
  2. Click  > Import Media or File > Import > Media.
  3. Browse and select the file(s) to import.
  4. Click Open or Import. The media appears in the bin.

Supported Media

Camtasia Windows Supported Media

Camtasia Mac Supported Media

Video Files

AVI, MP4, MPG, MPEG, WMV, MOV, SWF

Note: Only SWF files created from Jing or a previous version
of Camtasia Studio can be imported.

Video Files

AVI, MP4, MPG, MPEG, WMV, MOV, SWF

Camtasia Recording Files

TREC, CAMREC (Camtasia Studio 8.3 and earlier)

Camtasia Recording Files

TREC, CMREC (Camtasia 2.x)

Image Files

BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG

Image Files

BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG

Audio Files

M4A, WAV, MP3, WMA

Audio Files

M4A, WAV, MP3

Media Bin Tasks

To perform this action....

Do this...

Change Media Bin view...

For thumbnails, click 

For list view, click 

Sort media...

Win Only

Right-click media, choose Sort By > then choose option

See media details...

Win Only

Right-click media, choose Details.

Remove unused media from bin...

Right-click media, choose Delete Unused Media.

This option is not available if all media is being used on timeline.

Rename media file

Mac Only

Right-click media, choose Rename then type new name.

 

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