.LIBZIP File Extension
Camtasia Studio Zipped Library File
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What is a LIBZIP file?
A LIBZIP file is a zipped library used by TechSmith Camtasia, a screen recording and video editing program. It contains media assets such as intro titles, presets, and themes. Camtasia users export and import libraries as LIBZIP files with the software to share assets with other team members or Camtasia installations on other computers.
Camtasia is a Windows and macOS app that captures screen activity, such as a software demonstration, how-to tutorial, webinar, video conference, or online gaming session. The software includes resources, such as title clips, callouts, and transitions, for enhancing videos (you can also create your own).
You can access the libraries that store resources in Camtasia by selecting "Library" in the left pane, then clicking the dropdown menu next to "Library:" in the pane. In this menu, you can manage and create new libraries.
How to create a LIBZIP file with Camtasia
To create a LIBZIP file with Camtasia, select Create new Library... from the dropdown menu in the "Library" pane. You can then name the library, choose if you want to start from scratch or another library, then click Create. You can also export a library as a LIBZIP file by selecting Manage Library → Export Library from the "Library:" dropdown menu.
NOTE: Camtasia allows you to share resources via the .CAMPACKAGE format, as well. This format supports more content not included in libraries, like templates and tools.
How to open a LIBZIP file
You can open a LIBZIP file with TechSmith Camtasia in Windows and macOS. To open a LIBZIP file with Camtasia, select File → Library → Import Zipped Library.
Since LIBZIP files are compressed with Zip compression, you can also decompress them with a Zip utility, then extract their contents. You may need to change their file extension from .libzip to .zip before decompressing them.