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Camtasia and Snagit

Field of use: Creation/editing of videos and screencasts
Runtime: 07.02.2025
License: Teaching stuff of Jade University
Contact: Sabine Helmke (digitale-lehre [at]

Camtasia is a software for creating screencasts/screen recordings and video editing, while the slimmer Snagit is suitable for quickly creating and editing screencasts/screenshots.

License terms

The license key may only be used by the teaching staff of Jade University of Applied Sciences as well as student assistants with contracts of 50% working time or more.

The license is initially granted for 12 months and can be extended by the Jade University. After that, the license expires (as of May 2024).

Usage in PC network system

Users with a rightfull licence may use Camtasia and Snagit from the PC netzwork system

  • Open the “Start” menue and
  • search for “ZENworks applications”
  • then search for Camtasia and/or Snagit

Usage on personal notebooks

Users with a rightfull licence may download Camtasia and/or Snagit directly on the suppliers site. The license key can be retrieved on the website after logging in with university access data:

Tutorial videos and webinars

There are various tutorials and help for Camtasia and Snagit on the manufacturer's website:

en/tools/camtasia/start.txt · Last modified: 2024/05/21 14:06 by helmke