Record Voice Narration

Record microphone audio while playing back the video on the timeline, also known as a voice over. You can paste a script to read from during recording.

For advanced voice narration recording and editing, try TechSmith Audiate.

  1. Click the Voice Narration tab.
  2. Select the audio device. To test the audio level, speak as you would during the recording. Drag the slider to adjust the audio level.
  3. Paste an optional script into the text box.
  4. Select Mute timeline during recording (Windows) or Mute speakers during recording (Mac) to prevent audio on the timeline from playing through your speakers or headphones.
  5. Drag the playhead to the position on the timeline to start recording audio.
  6. Click the Start Voice Recording button.
  7. Camtasia plays back the video on the timeline. Speak into a microphone to record your voice narration.
  8. Click the Stop button to stop recording.
  9. On Windows, enter a file name and click Save.

The audio clip is added to the timeline and Media Bin.

This help topic is for Camtasia version . If you have a previous version, upgrade to the latest version of TechSmith Camtasia or view the help for another version in the Previous Versions section.


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