Camtasia's access to OneDrive/YouTube - what am I missing?

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I created a short slideshow with Camtasia 2018 trial version and now want to see what it looks like on the web.  But when I follow the steps to upload to YouTube, Google warns me (see screenshot).  This doesn't seem possible - who would give up such rights to anyone?

What am I missing?
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Posted 4 months ago

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Rick Stone

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If you don't want to work that way you are always free to just publish your video to your own hard drive, then simply navigate to YouTube and use its uploader to navigate to your hard drive and choose the file.

There are several reports in these forums where the YouTube connection fails for whatever reason. So folks end up just doing the YouTube as I stated earlier. 

That may be your best option.

Cheers... Rick :)
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Well,
you're the one uploading a video to your account.You're also the one in charge of what Camtasia is doing.

So, if you think about it. All you're doing is giving Camtasia permission to make changes to your account bu letting it upload videos directly.

I think the See, Edit,Create and delete all your Google Drive files. Is more of a canned answer. Because as far as I know.Camtasia can't perform any of those acts.
You might be able to overwrite an existing video with one of the same name? I'm not even sure about that.

But you're not giving TechSmith or anyone else access to your account.Just the Camtasia Program.

So I wouldn't read to much into it.{:>)

Technically, trial version videos are for evaluation purposes only.You shouldn't be uploading them to You Tube anyway. It's in the End-user license Agreement ("EULA")

2.7.1      Subject to the terms and conditions of this EULA, TechSmith grants to you a non-exclusive license to install a copy of the Trial Version on a single Computer strictly for your internal evaluation and review purposes and not for production purposes.

Regards,Joe
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Thanks, Joe.  It's an interesting point that I'm only giving the program access, despite  the alarming nature of Google's warning.  (Not to quibble, but how can I evaluate how the production will look if I don't look at it on YouTube, etc.?)
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I think its Google covering their behinds primarily. I tried to screw up a Google Drive file, overwrite it, delete it, etc. Didn't have any luck.
How do you fully evaluate a product with to many restrictions? If you ask me, there shouldn't be a restriction like that on trial versions. I'd upload it as a private video and watch it that way.Its crossing a line, but what could they do about it?Refuse to sell you the product as punishment? Sue you for damages for watching it yourself? LOL

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I think if you had been signed into your google account, you could have uploaded to youtube without a hitch. Why a OneDrive concern?
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Thanks for the response, Ed.  I tried it signed in/not signed in w/ no difference.  OneDrive was listed as a sharing option and, of course, Google owns it.
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I think OneDrive is Microsoft?
Google has "GoogleDrive", YouTube and gmail. I also use my gmail account to sign into Windows 10 - which reminds me, I think if I sign in using the pin, I may have to sign in with a password to then get to gmail and googledrive, I don't have a youtube account. 
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regarding OneDrive ...

as Ed stated, it is a Microsoft product; I share MP4s to it all the time; I use Beyond Compare's FTP tool to do so; easy and clean; it offers password protections and time limits on links; provides a URL link similar to Screencast.com