Editing Video in Kaltura: Trim and Chop

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The Trim and chop features allow users to adjust the start and end of a video as well as remove a segment from the middle of a video.

Trim

  1. From the D2L My Home page, select My Media.
    Select My Media from the D2L Home page
  2. From the My Media gallery, locate the video to be edited.
  3. Select on the video thumbnail to open the video.
  4. From the Actions menu, select Launch Editor.
    Launch Editor from the Actions menu
  5. Select the Media Timeline.
    Select the Media Timeline.
  6. Move the orange bars on the ends of the Media Timeline to the desired beginning and/or end of the video.
    Locate the orange bars at beginning and end of your video.

    Move the orange bars to the desired location in your video.

  7. Select Save to save your changes.

Chop

  1. To chop a video select the desired location on the Media Timeline to move the Real Time Marker to that location.
    Select the desired location to move your Real Time Marker.
  2. Select the Scissor icon on the Real Time Marker to divide the video into sections.
    Select the Scissors to make a cut in the video.
  3. Slide the Real Time Marker to the end of the portion you wish to chop from the Media Timeline.
    Select the portion you wish to chop by sliding the marker to the desired location.
  4. Select the Scissor icon on the Real Time Marker to divide the video into three sections.
    Select the Scissors to make a cut in the video.
  5. Select the section you wish to remove and then select the Delete icon.
    Choose the Delete Icon to remove a section of the video.
  6. To create a smoother transition between the sections you can select the Fade In/Out icon.
    Select the transition icon to fade in/out.
  7. To add the fade to the end of section enter a number of seconds you want to Fade Out
    Enter the time you wish your fade effect to take.
  8. Select Save.