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Camtasia and Snagit

The District Distance Education Department is excited to introduce you to TechSmith Camtasia, video creation and editing software...


...and TechSmith Snagit, screenshot and editing software. These tools can be used to create educational and informational media:


Faculty can access the district's site license information through the Canvas RCCD DE Instructor Resources shell. You'll want to click the "Getting Started" tab for Camtasia and Snagit to access installation instructions

The district site license is for RCCD faculty and staff only and can be installed on district computers and/or on a personal home computer. If assistance is needed with district computers or laptops, call the RCCD HelpDesk at 951-222-8388. You may also email or log in to to submit a work order. 

For assistance on a personal home computer, submit a ticket directly to TechSmith Support. The RCCD HelpDesk can only assist with installation on district-owned devices. In addition, faculty are invited to contact our District Distance Education Support Specialist and our Accessible Technology and Media Coordinators for support

Camtasia Training Videos

Learn Camtasia in 5 Minutes


Remove Mistakes from Your Camtasia Video Using Trim and Split


How to Stitch Media to Join Clips



Snagit Training Videos

How to Quickly Capture Your Entire Screen


How to Extract Text From an Image: How to Quickly Copy Text From Images, Documents, & PDFs


How to Create a Visual Guide Using Templates