Cannot Record Audition Camtasia 3 on mac

  • 1
  • Question
  • Updated 11 months ago
I cannot record audio.  I am on Camtasia 3 on a mac. What can I do?



Photo of Kelly Vaughn

Kelly Vaughn

  • 7 Posts
  • 1 Reply Like

Posted 11 months ago

  • 1
Photo of Jack Fruh

Jack Fruh, Champion

  • 539 Posts
  • 167 Reply Likes
What happens when you select the Logitiech in the 3rd slot in the recorder window - right now it says built in mic.
Photo of Kelly Vaughn

Kelly Vaughn

  • 7 Posts
  • 1 Reply Like
The logitech headset is not an option in the Camtasia recorder dialog box. It lists all the built in, microphone as an audio source, but not the headset.
Photo of Lìx Úe

Lìx Úe

  • 3 Posts
  • 0 Reply Likes
please check the sound setting in mac 
Photo of Kelly Vaughn

Kelly Vaughn

  • 7 Posts
  • 1 Reply Like


Yes, the headset is listed in the Quicktime recording.
Photo of Jack Fruh

Jack Fruh, Champion

  • 539 Posts
  • 167 Reply Likes
Thanks and just to make sure nothing obvious is being missed, you're not seeing it available in this dropdown:

Photo of Kelly Vaughn

Kelly Vaughn

  • 7 Posts
  • 1 Reply Like
Yes! I didn't even know that was a dropdown. The little arrows are so low contrast. Thanks!!! I've been trying to figure this out for a month.
Photo of Jack Fruh

Jack Fruh, Champion

  • 539 Posts
  • 167 Reply Likes
Great! Yeah sometimes little things slip past. Happens to all of us.

Now the next question is, with that selected, is it showing audio levels and if you do a quick recording do you hear yourself when you play it back?
Photo of Kelly Vaughn

Kelly Vaughn

  • 7 Posts
  • 1 Reply Like
Yes I did a test recording and it worked. Thank you so much!