How to Fix Camtasia Can’t Connect To YouTube

Those using Camtasia 8 and 9 may upload their recordings directly to Google Drive or YouTube using the in-built software. However, several users complain that they face problems when they try to upload recorded videos to Google Drive or YouTube.

In this article, we will show you five possible methods to fix this issue quickly.

How to Resolve Camtasia Can’t Connect To YouTube

Checking Internet Connection

The error code itself states that you need to check your internet connection. Sometimes this issue occurs due to slow internet or no connectivity. This issue also occurs when your browser can’t open specific web pages.

Troubleshooting your internet connection may fix this issue. The tool offers you handy services to resolve internet connection issues for a range of problems. Here are the steps on how to perform internet connection troubleshoot:

  1. Press the Windows + R button on your keyboard to launch the Run command.
  2. In the Run command-line type, “Control Panel” and then tap the “OK” button.
  3. Select “Troubleshooting”
  4. Select “Network and Internet” to launch the troubleshooter that will appear on your screen.
  5. Right-tap on the Internet connection and choose the option to run it as an Administrator.
  6. Select “Advanced” and then click the “Apply repair automatically” button.
  7. Now restart your device and check for improvements.

Disable Third-Party Antivirus Program

The firewalls of third-party antivirus software can block the connection to certain websites. Hence, Camtasia users need to disable third-party antivirus software before launching the screencast software.

To do this, right-tap on the antivirus software tray logo to launch its menu, here you need to choose the turn off or disable option. If you cannot locate any disable option on the antivirus software context list, you need to launch the settings menu or open tab under the primary window of software to select the disable option.

Disable Windows Defender Firewall

Sometimes the error may appear on your screen even when your internet connection is working perfectly fine. However, WDF (Windows Defender Firewall) can also block the connection for specific software.

Here are the steps on how to disable Windows Defender Firewall:

  1. Tap the Windows + R button on your keyboard to launch the Run command.
  2. In the Run search field type “firewall.cpl” and then tap “OK” to launch the window.
  3. Select “Turn Windows Defender Firewall off or on” to launch the settings.
  4. Now you have to select “Turn off Windows Defender Firewall” features and then click the “OK” option.

Edit Registry

Here are the steps to follow if you wish to edit your registry:

  1. Press the Windows + R button on your keyboard to launch the Run command.
  2. In the run command prompt, type “regedit” and then hit the “OK” button to launch the registry window on your screen.
  3. In the editor registry search bar, you need to enter the given command:
  4. Computer\HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\TechSmith\Camtasia Studio\8.0
  5. Now right-tap on the 8.0 folder that appears on the Registry editor’s left side and then click on “Delete.”
  6. Now launch “Camtasia Studio 8”

Reinstall Camtasia

Here are the steps to reinstall camtasia:

  1. Press the Windows + R button on your keyboard to launch the Run command.
  2. In the run command prompt, type “‘appwiz.cpl” and then hit the “OK” button.
  3. Select “Program and features.”
  4. Click “Camtasia Studio.”
  5. Tap the “Uninstall” button.
  6. Select “Yes” to confirm your command.
  7. Now restart your device.
  8. Install Camtasia once again to see if the issue is resolved.

Try out the above solutions to see if the issue relating to YouTube connectivity gets resolved. In case none of the resolutions work, then you may have to contact Camtasia to address the connectivity problem.

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