The hosted TechSmith Smart Player option ensures that you always have the latest version of the TechSmith Smart Player without having to manually update or reproduce video files. This option is available in Camtasia 2020.0.8 or later.
Benefits of Hosted Smart Player:
- Your viewers will always be using the latest version of TechSmith Smart Player.
- As web browsers evolve, your videos will work without having to reproduce them in Camtasia.
- Fewer files for each Camtasia production.
The TechSmith Smart Player consists of two files for the player:
And one file to help when embedding the player using an iFrame:
Hosted Smart Player FAQ
Does TechSmith charge more for using the hosted TechSmith Smart Player?
No, there is no additional fee when using the hosted TechSmith Smart Player.
Does TechSmith host my video when using the hosted TechSmith Smart Player?
Does TechSmith collect data from your viewers when using the hosted TechSmith Smart Player?
How do I produce a video with the TechSmith Smart Player in Camtasia?
In Camtasia version 2020.0.8 or later, select Export > Custom Production > MP4 - Smart Player (HTML5). On the Smart Player Options screen in the Production Wizard, select the Use hosted Smart Player files option.