The universal character of AVS Video Converter is probably the main secret of its popularity. This compact tool is ideal not only for converting files, it can also be used for simple video editing and burning the resulting videos to discs.
The Edit function is the one that causes most of the questions as it implies working with the timeline. The following guide will give you some tips on editing video with AVS Video Converter, in particular, on how to delete unnecessary parts from files.
Click here to download it. After the download is finished, run the AVSVideoConverter.exe file and follow the installation wizard instructions.
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To select a video you would like to convert hit the Browse... button next to the Input File Name field. In the opened Windows Explorer window browse for the necessary video file:
Once the input video is loaded, press the Edit button on the Main Toolbar to open the Edit Input File(s) window.
The video file(s) you loaded into the software will be represented on the Timeline. The following components will help you navigate your video:
Navigate the file (use the tips provided at Step 3) to find the initial moment of the episode you wish to cut out. Left-click on the timeline to place a cursor. Use playback controls located in the Preview Area, hotkeys or simply drag the cursor to adjust its position. When ready, press Trim Start right above the timeline to set the initial point of the area you wish to delete. Perform the same actions to find the final point of the area you wish to delete. Press the Trim End button to set a marker.
As soon as you set the second marker, a blue-colored area will apprear in the Deletions area highlighting the deleted part on the timeline.
You can change the size of the selected area for deletion by adjusting its borders. To adjust the borders:
After you convert the file all the areas marked this way will disappear from the resulting file.
To preview your video without the selected areas for deletion first press the Preview Trim Result button in the Preview Area, then click the Play button.
After you have set all the areas of deletion, close the Edit Input File(s) window. It will bring you back to the main screen. Configure conversion parameters as you need and press Convert Now!.
Wait while the software converts your video. It might take up to several hours depending on your computer capabilities.
That's all! The edited video of a new format is now ready to be watched.