Camtasia Recorder Can't Record to the Selected Folder


When attempting to start a recording in Camtasia Recorder, you are presented with the following message:

"Camtasia Recorder can't record to the selected folder."



Reason 1: The Temporary Directory Used by Camtasia is Invalid

Even though you may be getting the "Camtasia Recorder can't record to the selected folder" error, the article below may help with it.  

Reason 2: Windows Defender Ransomware Protection

Windows Defender has an option to turn on Ransomware Protection. If this option is on, Camtasia may not be able to record to the folder locations it needs access to. See more information about it here