Just trying to record the screen and get an error saying I Cannot Load .AVI file?

  • 1
  • Question
  • Updated 6 months ago

So I get there needs to be a codec or something BUT I have simply purchased the Camtasia and recorded straight from the capture screen tool...
The other help I found simply told me I needed a codec.. How the heck do I get that?? Why does it not come with Camtasia download if it is so vital?
Photo of Bevan

Bevan

  • 1 Post
  • 0 Reply Likes

Posted 2 years ago

  • 1
Photo of Patrick Dolisie

Patrick Dolisie

  • 1 Post
  • 0 Reply Likes
Not an answer, I just got the same issue. Apparently we can open with VLC and save it in another format. But that does not make sense to record through camtasia and have camtasia say it is unsupported format.
Photo of Kevin Mojek

Kevin Mojek, Employee

  • 568 Posts
  • 110 Reply Likes


In Camtasia Recorder's Tools -> Options dialog, change the recording format back to the default .trec format.