Camtasia Upgrade Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

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What does Camtasia 2018 mean?

Camtasia 2018 is the newest version of Camtasia that released June 19, 2018.  Camtasia 2018 is for both Mac and Windows.

Am I eligible for the Camtasia 2018 upgrade if I had Camtasia for Mac 3 or Camtasia 9?

If you have an active Camtasia maintenance agreement Camtasia 2018 will be a free upgrade for you.  If you are not on active maintenance you can upgrade from here.

How many computers can I install on?

A single-user license of our software can be installed on up to two computers (e.g. a desktop and laptop, or a home computer and work computer) as long as both are being utilized by the same user and both computers are not in use at the same time. This is considered a valid use of the license which is described in detail under the license agreement.

Will my Camtasia 9 and Camtasia for Mac 3 project files work?

You will be able to open Camtasia 9 and Camtasia Mac 3 project files in Camtasia 2018. 

Do I need separate keys?

No, a single key will unlock both Camtasia on the Mac and PC.

Does Camtasia 2018 have the same features on Mac and PC?

The functionality of what you can accomplish is the same in both products. A few minor differences in workflow remain.

Do I need to have an earlier version installed in order to upgrade?

While you do not have to have an earlier version installed on your computer, you do need to own an earlier version of Camtasia in order to qualify for an upgrade.

If I upgrade, will it overwrite my current version?

No, Camtasia 2018 will install side by side with Camtasia 9. Camtasia 2018 on Mac will install side by side with Camtasia for Mac 3.

What's New in Camtsia 2018?

You can find out all about our new features here.