Camtasia (Windows): Configure Recorder to Prompt for File Name or Show Preview Window

Follow the steps below to change the behavior for Camtasia when a recording is stopped (Camtasia 9 and later).

Prompt for File Name

  1. Open Camtasia Recorder.
  2. Click Tools > Options > General.
  3. Click File Options.
  4. Select Ask for file name.
  5. Click OK.

Show Recording Preview

  1. Open Camtasia Recorder.
  2. Click Tools > Options > Program.
  3. Deselect Hide preview window after recording is stopped.
  4. Click OK.