MediaSpace includes a basic video editor that allows you to trim and clip your videos.

Note: It is always a good idea to use the “Save a Copy” button when editing your videos so that you keep your original version as a backup. Any changes you make and save by clicking on the “Save” button are permanent and replace your original video.

Launch the video editor

  1. To launch the video editor, click on the your video on your My Media page. Then, open the Actions drop-down menu and click on Launch Editor. Alternatively, click on the Edit icon on the right-hand side of your video on your My Media page, and then click on the Launch Editor button.
  2. The editor will open in a new page.

Video editor functions

  1. Time line – drag the ends to trim your media to a desired length.
  2. Handlebar – drag the handlebar to a desired time in the video; then, use the split icon to divide your video into sections OR the the set-in/set-out icons to trim your video to the desired time.
  3. Delete and fade – drag the handlebar to a drag the handlebar to a desired time in the video; then, use the delete icon to delete the selected portion of the video OR the fade icon to fade-in/fade-out the beginning/end of the selected portion.
  4. Reset icon – click this icon to reset your video to its original version and click the undo/redo icons to go back one step.
  5. Audio – click on the audio icon to select an audio track in your video; the audio will now show in the timeline.
  6. Zoom – use the zoom function to expand and shrink the timeline (time wise).