Trim Videos in the Asset Bank

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You can trim videos in your portal using the Clip Videos feature in your Asset Bank. This allows you to change a video's start and end position and save it as a new or updated version, or you can download the version and not have it saved in your portal. 

You cannot trim videos that are watermarked.

 

 

Who can clip videos?

Users need the following permission for The Clip videos feature.

  • Crop asset

In addition, they'll need the following permissions to use the Clip videos feature.

  • Edit assets

    Users need this permission to save a clipped video as an extra version.

  • Upload assets

    Users need this permission to save a clipped video as a new version.

  • Download original assets

    Users need this permission to download a clipped version.

Trim Videos in Asset Bank

  1. Navigate to your Asset Bank.
  2. Select the video you would like to trim
  3. Click Clip video in the Info tab.

  4. Click and drag the slider in the video player to the desired start position and clickset_position_video_trimming.png in the Start position box.

  5. Click and drag the slider in the video player to the desired end position and click set_position_video_trimming.png in the End position box.

  6. Select your desired output format in the Preset dropdown.

  7. Use the other drop-down to select how your trimmed video needs to be processed.

    • Extra version

      The trimmed video will be added as a new version to the existing asset.

    • New asset

      The trimmed video will be added as a new asset.

    • Download

      You can download the trimmed video and the trimmed video will not be saved in your portal.

  8. Click Clip video to trim your video.

    Tip

    Pause your video so you can more easily set the start and end positions.

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