Why did Windows Defender block Camtasia?


Episode 1529

Thomas from Vancouver, WA

Thomas was running into problems with Windows Defender blocking Camtasia and OBS from saving files. Leo thought that if he had been running as a limited or standard user, that he simply wouldn't have the permissions for that, but he's running as administrator. Leo says this does seem suspicious. Thomas should set up a shortcut for Camtasia and OBS to run as administrator. When you right click on an application, one of the options that comes up is "run as administrator." It may be that those apps need more permissions.

What mic would be best for recording webinars?

Audio-Technica AT2020USB

Episode 1157

Alan from Los Angeles, CA

Since Alan won't be on camera for this, Leo recommends getting the Audio-Technica AT2020USB. The advantage of this microphone is that it's a USB mic, so he can plug it directly into his computer. Alan will need screen recording software next. For this, Leo recommends TechSmith, which offers two different programs. One is the less expensive Snagit, which is more basic.