.CAMREC File Extension

.CAMREC File Extension

File Type

Camtasia Studio Screen Recording

Developer TechSmith
Popularity
3.5  |  29 Votes
Category Video Files
Format Binary

What is a CAMREC file?

A CAMREC file is a recording of live events on a computer screen captured by TechSmith Camtasia (version 8.3 and earlier). It is similar to a screenshot, but is a video recording that may include both video and audio, instead of a still image. CAMREC files are often used for creating program demos, computer training videos, and other types of presentations.

More Information

The CAMREC file is used to store the raw recording of actions on a computer screen. It does not store edits to the recording. Any modifications made to a recording are stored in the .CAMPROJ project file.

The .camrec extension is only used by the Windows version of Camtasia, called Camtasia Studio. Camtasia for Mac uses the .CMREC extension for camera recordings. However, CAMREC files were replaced by .TREC files with the release of Camtasia 8.4.

How do I open a CAMREC file?

You can only open CAMREC files with the Windows version of TechSmith Camtasia 2019 and earlier.

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Programs that open CAMREC files

Windows
TechSmith Camtasia 2019 and earlier
Updated August 27, 2021

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