TECHSMITH CAMTASIA: TREC vs. AVI

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TREC files are a proprietary format developed by TechSmith. However, unlike AVI files, TRECs cannot be edited or imported into any other development program (such as Adobe Captivate or Articulate Storyline). eLearning TechSmith Camtasiaby Kevin Siegel, CTT, COTP. While recording a software demonstration using the Camtasia Recorder, you have two choices when it comes to the file format for your video capture: TREC and AVI.

TechSmith’s Design Outreach Program

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This post was co-written by Christina Melton and Chris Larson, User Experience Designers at TechSmith. At TechSmith there are a lot of activities engaging students studying engineering. Build relationships and get the TechSmith name out there.

TECHSMITH CAMTASIA: Version 2018 Released

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TechSmith recently announced the release of Camtasia 2018 and there’s much to cheer.   TechSmith made huge strides in Camtasia 9 when it improved the free assets in the Library.   TechSmith added a few new behaviors giving you even more object-animating power than ever. According to TechSmith, “TechSmith has a 30-day grace period. If you’re under a maintenance program, you are also eligible for a free upgrade of Camtasia 2018.”.

New TechSmith Beta Product Offering: SnagIRL

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Background: The very first version of TechSmith Snagit was released in May of 1990. Almost thirty years later, TechSmith Snagit is the world leader for all of your digital capture needs. Today, April 1st, TechSmith is excited to announce a brand new product offering, currently in beta!

TECHSMITH CAMTASIA: TREC vs. AVI

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TREC files are a proprietary format developed by TechSmith. However, unlike AVI files, TRECs cannot be edited or imported into any other development program (such as Adobe Captivate or Articulate Storyline). by Kevin Siegel, CTT, COTP. While recording a software demonstration using the Camtasia Recorder, you have two choices when it comes to the file format for your video capture: TREC and AVI.

TechSmith Camtasia Studio 8: A Stitch in Time

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  Fortunately, TechSmith addressed the issue in Camtasia 8 with a feature known as Stitching. Select the  Program  tab and ensure that  Enable auto-stitching  is selected. Camtasia e-learning eLearning TechSmith Camtasia Studio

Ghost Hunting with TechSmith

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Scott is the brother of TechSmithie Kelly Mullins , a name that might be familiar to frequent TechSmith blog readers. Scott uses multiple programs to enhance audio and video to its clearest state, which can be complicated. Scott Morgan Shares Spookiest Findings with Camtasia.

TECHSMITH CAMTASIA: Version 2018 Released (Training Available, Book Coming)

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TechSmith recently announced the release of Camtasia 2018 and there’s much to cheer.   TechSmith made huge strides in Camtasia 9 when it improved the free assets in the Library.   TechSmith added a few new behaviors giving you even more object-animating power than ever. According to TechSmith, “TechSmith has a 30-day grace period. If you’re under a maintenance program, you are also eligible for a free upgrade of Camtasia 2018.”.

TECHSMITH CAMTASIA: Version 2018 Released (Training Available, Book Coming)

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TechSmith recently announced the release of Camtasia 2018 and there’s much to cheer.   TechSmith made huge strides in Camtasia 9 when it improved the free assets in the Library.   TechSmith added a few new behaviors giving you even more object-animating power than ever. According to TechSmith, “TechSmith has a 30-day grace period. If you’re under a maintenance program, you are also eligible for a free upgrade of Camtasia 2018.”.

Fun with LEGOs at TechSmith

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Around TechSmith, one thing we know how to do is play! TechSmith’s own Betsy Weber took these Star Wars LEGO photos with Instagram on her iPhone and then created the captions in Snagit. The post Fun with LEGOs at TechSmith appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

TechSmith MACUL Grant Workshop for Michigan Educators

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Are you looking to get your hands on some TechSmith software, but struggling to get funding together? MACUL has just opened up their grant program for 2013-2014 and have grants of up to $1,500 available for tech equipment and software. Attention Michigan educators!

Odessa College Builds Student Success with TechSmith Relay

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They found what they were looking for in TechSmith Relay. With the combination of faculty-wide training and TechSmith Relay, OC has been able to meet their goals, and boost student retention and completion rates overall. . I found TechSmith Relay easy to use.

Upcoming: 1 to 1 iPad Use With TechSmith and EdReach

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To help you prepare for that new 1 to 1 iPad program (or continue your 1 to 1 program) TechSmith Education will be co-hosting a Google+ Hangout On Air with EdReach on using Ask3 in your 1 to 1 iPad classroom. For Educators 1:1 Ask3 EdReach eLearning iPad TechSmith

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Connect with us in February 2015 – Where will TechSmith be?

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Are you interested in connecting with TechSmith at an upcoming event? Check the list below to see where TechSmith employees will be next month. TechSmith’s Ryan Eash has a 3-hour workshop, Creating Video in the Classroom. TechSmith’s Anton Bollen will be presenting a workshop on Camtasia Studio. eLearning 2015 will attract 450 to 500 administrators of distance learning programs from community colleges and universities from around the world.

Take a Peek Inside TechSmith - Interview with Bill Hamilton

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37signals recently interviewed Bill Hamilton , the President of TechSmith, for a series on their blog called, " Bootstrapped, Profitable, & Proud: TechSmith, Litmus, iData, and A Small Orange ". How successful is TechSmith Corporation? Tags: TechSmith 179 410 38

Join the TechSmith user panel and get a sneak peak at our exciting new initiatives!

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TechSmith is working on some exciting new initiatives to help you and your colleagues do just that. We’re looking for a group of awesome people to join a private TechSmith user panel. You’ll get the first peek at what’s coming from TechSmith and have the opportunity to help us create something that works for you. The post Join the TechSmith user panel and get a sneak peak at our exciting new initiatives! appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

TechSmith Helps Recording Artist Connect with Fans and Producers

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Learn more about how Jessika uses TechSmith Snagit below. I once had trouble with the program I use to record my music,” said Jessika. “I The post TechSmith Helps Recording Artist Connect with Fans and Producers appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

Create a Corporate Training Program that Sticks: Part 2 – Know Your Audience

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If you’ve already caught up with last week’s post , you should be able to get to the root of your training request, and identify a gap that your training program will fill. Your viewers’ skill level will dictate how much information you include in your program.

Teaching Kids Programming

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Lynn Langit and her partner Llewellyn Falco firmly believe that programming should be a core skill taught in middle and high schools across the globe. Together, they combined years of professional programming experience to create Teaching Kids Programming (TKP).

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Dev Corner - Programming for Fun

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Last month, TechSmith Developers organized their own internal 2-day conference, DevKhan. At TechSmith, we are always striving to learn and DevKhan is a way for our developers to share their expertise with each other.

Technical Preview Program Participants Culture Snagit with Artistic Flair

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One of the great results of TechSmith’s Technical Preview Program, which allows customers to test up-and-coming features of TechSmith products, is the enormous creativity that stems from TPP projects. And by joining TechSmith’s TPP, he’s able to do just that.

6 Steps to Start Making a Video Tutorial Program

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Creating a video tutorial series is a great go-to strategy for any training program and when done right, it creates a more manageable learning experience, with content that’s easily reusable. To get started, check out our six steps to start making a video tutorial program. #1

Do You Have What It Takes? Test Your Skills at TechSmith’s Screencast Boot Camp

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If you want to be one of the best, then this program is for you! Test Your Skills at TechSmith’s Screencast Boot Camp appeared first on TechSmith Blogs. Join us for this unique training camp and leave a screen casting expert.

6 Steps to Start Making a Video Tutorial Program

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Creating a video tutorial series is a great go-to strategy for any training program. To get started, check out our six steps to start making a video tutorial program. #1 With your audience established, you’re next big task is to identify how your audience uses your program.

Enhancing ESL Programs with Online Lectures

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At the Metropolitan School District of Lawrence Township, between 10 and 20 percent of our students are enrolled in our English as a Second Language (ESL) programs. Using the screen-recording software Camtasia by TechSmith , teachers can record their lessons and post them online.

Create a Corporate Training Program that Sticks: Part 1 – Defining Your Problem

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In this example, we have no goal or reason to create a training program for colleagues in customer service… Yet. We don’t even know what issue resulted in you being asked to create a training program, or if there’s even an issue to begin with.

Create a Corporate Training Program that Sticks: Part 4 – Create Engaging Content

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Pro tip: Film the training session with your phone and use TechSmith Fuse to import your video to Camtasia. One of the best things you can do for your training program is to break up the information into simple, easy to review pieces.

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Create a Corporate Training Program that Sticks: Part 3 – Define Your Goals

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So, if you’re doing a training program on how to climb a utility pole, your goal for your learners should be that they will be able to climb a utility pole properly and safely. Make sure trainees understand what they’ll be able to do after completing the program.

Dev Corner - What programming languages do we use?

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At TechSmith, we use a broad range of technologies ranging from low level C to high level scripting languages like Ruby and Python. A discussion of programming languages at TechSmith can be split into two categories.

UNINETT Spreads New Technologies Across Norway With eCampus Program

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The eCampus program within UNINETT was officially launched in 2012 due to demand from institutions and as an effort to better manage resources for both the Ministry of Education and the schools it supported. The program was influenced by demand from Norwegian institutions.

Create a Corporate Training Program that Sticks: Part 5 – Evaluation and Feedback

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Gather feedback at every part of your training program–not just after trainees have completed it. That way, your overall program should be as useful as it can be by the time it gets to the end learners.

Fundamentals of Designing and Developing Cost-Effective eLearning

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When: September 22-25 Where: McCormick Place, Chicago (Part of the Online Learning Conference Certification program). There are multiple tools available that will let you create compelling eLearning content including Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, TechSmith Camtasia Studio, and Adobe Presenter.

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DevCorner: The Keyboard Layout Less Traveled

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DevCorner is where we talk about all things software development-related from inside TechSmith. Programming, which requires careful thought and makes heavy use of symbols, was even more difficult. Inside TechSmith Dev Corner Development TechSmith TechSmithies

Interview with an Inside Sales Specialist

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You can find the questions and answers below: Q: What is your role at TechSmith? We create price quotes, answer questions about the different features in our programs, as well as represent our team and our customers on many company committees. We use “snag” as a verb here at TechSmith!

DevCorner: Outside the Eye – Where App Innovation and Creativity Meet

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At TechSmith, we are passionate about creating great software and keeping up with the latest technology. They also allow you to explore new technology before it might be ready to be integrated into our TechSmith apps. It was inspired by the Windows program SK Jukebox.

The New 508 Compliance Rule – What it Means for Video in Higher Ed

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Task a team of people to handle these requests — an eLearning department, online programs team, or your general help desk. Learn more about how to create and share ADA-compliant video lectures with TechSmith Relay.

Women in Technology: Casey Wright

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We interviewed several women here at TechSmith about their background, their journey to the tech field, and any advice they have for people who want to pursue a career in the tech industry. As a User Experience Researcher at TechSmith, my job is to make sure we understand what users want and need from our solutions, and to make sure our products are as intuitive and user-friendly as possible. All photos © Greg Smith/TechSmith Corporation. This post is part of a series.