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Basic Video Edit Software
« on: April 09, 2018, 07:16:19 AM »
Greetings.

Am looking for very basic & simple video edit software to edit MP4 clips on a slow Windows 7 PC.  :boring:
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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #1 on: April 09, 2018, 07:41:27 AM »

(something free and downloadable like Faststone Image Viewer, but for video.)

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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #2 on: April 09, 2018, 08:43:14 AM »
Windows movie maker?

Any video editing software is fairly demanding on computer speed and available memory
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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #3 on: April 09, 2018, 09:32:25 AM »
Tom suggested Nero.

My outdated Dell Optiplex (DCNE) chuggs along, though running a basic 3rd party photo app like FastStone Image Viewer it's performance is truely lightning quick.

GoPro Quick requires 64-bit physical  motherboard hardware.  :faint:

* - no need for intensive, number-crunching, complex video edit software here - simply need to edit the start and end-points of a GoPro MP4 video file.


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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #4 on: April 09, 2018, 09:55:22 AM »
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You can also explore what tools YouTube makes available to you.

Windows movie maker?

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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #5 on: April 09, 2018, 10:21:43 AM »
Windows movie maker?

Any video editing software is fairly demanding on computer speed and available memory

That was a nice little piece of basic editing software, unfortunately it stopped with WinXp (Vista?). Not sure if its downloadable, as far as i recall its discontinued

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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #6 on: April 09, 2018, 10:39:14 AM »
Windows movie maker?

Any video editing software is fairly demanding on computer speed and available memory

Thank you, Chris.

Can you recommend a safe Windows Movie Maker download link? (don't want to be downloading any MalWare etc)

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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #7 on: April 09, 2018, 04:01:46 PM »

Thanks for your suggestions Tom, - all is working well.  :2thumbs:

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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #8 on: April 09, 2018, 04:59:49 PM »
WMM is not free any more.   What software did Tom suggest?
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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #9 on: April 09, 2018, 07:13:52 PM »
WMM is not free any more.   What software did Tom suggest?

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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #11 on: April 09, 2018, 09:13:57 PM »
Also give this a crack. Free Sony software.

https://www.sony.com/za/electronics/action-cam/software-apps

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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #12 on: April 10, 2018, 03:26:29 AM »

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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #13 on: April 10, 2018, 03:36:18 AM »
Also give this a crack. Free Sony software.

https://www.sony.com/za/electronics/action-cam/software-apps

Thanks a Ton!  :cool:

Very much appreciated.

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Re: Basic Video Edit Software
« Reply #14 on: April 10, 2018, 09:20:27 AM »
If you have any Apple devices iMovie is free & (according to the teenagers in the house) rather brilliant at editing videos. Judging from the amount of videos they post I guess it must be both good & easy to use!
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