How to Edit AVI Files with AVI Editor in Mac/Win (Windows 8 included)
You may have many AVI videos at hand which indeed enrich your daily life. However, editing AVI videos is another fun for you to explore. Maybe one particular scene in a video really bothers you and you want to take it out, or a logo on the edge of the video image makes you annoyed and you want to crop it, or the video effects don't satisfy you and you want to readjust.
Wondershare Video Editor (Windows 8 supported) is a highly recommended AVI editing software for those beginners to edit AVI video. Its friendly user interface and easy-to-handle tools deserve your praise. If you want to know how to edit AVI video with this AVI editor, read on to get the answer.
If you are a Mac user, turn to Mac Video Editor, which has the same functions as the Windows version.
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1 Import AVI videos to the AVI video editor
Firstly download & install & launch AVI video editor for Win (Windows 8 supported). You can click "Import" and browse from your hard drive to select the AVI videos you want to edit or drag and drop AVI files to the resource pane directly to load them. For saving time, you can import videos in batch. Then drag videos to the video Timeline to add videos for editing. You can also add photos and background music to make your movie go to the next level.
2 Edit AVI videos
There are many built-in tools to enhance your videos, and by addting titles, effects and photo with transitions, you can bring your videos to next level.
1. Common tools: include Crop, Rotate (flip), Adjust and Speed (Fast and Slow Motion), while Audio tools include Volume, Fade in/out, and Effect (Voice change). Simply use the slider to fine-tune your video/audio. You can immediately view the result on the preview windows. If you are not satisfied, use the Reset button to start from scratch.
2. Trim video/audio: Mouse over the left or right edge of a video or audio on Timeline, and when the "double arrow" indicator appears, drag to trim to any length you want.
3. Titles: Go to Text tab next to Media and drag a Title to Timeline. Double click on the added titles to enter text editing mode. Type your text in the text field, and then select the font, color, animation, etc. Preset styles are also included. Click "Return" to go back to the main interface. All added Titles on Timeline will have a leading letter "T".
4. Effects: More than 50 visual effects could be added to your AVI videos. Simply drag and drop an effect to the Timeline, and it will be applied to videos and photos. For some effects, you can double click on them to adjust the parameters. All added titles on the Timeline will have a leading letter "E". Easily trim or expand it by dragging.
If you like, you can also go to "Transition" to add some transition effects between clips.
3 Save edited AVI videos
After your editing is finished, click "Create" to save edited AVI videos if you are satisfied with the editing effects you have done. This AVI editor is also a video converter to convert your AVI videos to other popular video formats, so as to enjoy them on all portable devices everywhere like iPhone, iPad, iPod, PSP, Zune etc. Moreover, it enables you to upload your videos to YouTube instantly for sharing with more friends and burn the edited videos to DVD for preservation.
Check out below step by step video tutorial on how to edit AVI videos:
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