Clipchamp (desktop)

Help articles and FAQs for the Clipchamp online video editor.

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Adding Media

What input file types does Clipchamp support?

A list of the video, audio and image formats that you can import into the Clipchamp video editor
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Written by Byron
Updated over a week ago

How to add stock images to videos in Clipchamp

Explore and add royalty-free images to your videos
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Written by Madhushri
Updated over a week ago

How to add media to a video in Clipchamp

Whether you're adding your own media or some stock content — here, we've compiled all of the help articles you'll need
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Written by Christie
Updated over a week ago

Are there input file size limits on Clipchamp?

Tips about input file sizes for Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

How to use the text to speech feature

Tips to create and add voice overs to videos using Clipchamp’s AI voice over feature.
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Written by Christie
Updated over a week ago

Adding videos to your project

How to add a video to your Clipchamp project from your computer
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Written by Soeren
Updated over a week ago

Working with the timeline

How to add video, audio, or images to the timeline of your video, zoom in and out, use different tracks and play back your video
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Adding audio or music to your video

How to add your own music, sound effects and other audio clips to a video in Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Adding images to your video

How to add a picture, still image, or photo (e.g. a jpg or png file) to your video.
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Written by Byron
Updated over a week ago

Deleting media from your video

How to delete a video, image, title, and audio clips from your video timeline and media library
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

How to record a webcam video

Recording a video with your webcam in Clipchamp
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Written by Mark
Updated over a week ago

Adding stock videos

How to add stock footage and graphics to your video
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Adding stock music and audio

How to add stock music or sound effects to a video
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

How to do a screen recording

Recording your computer screen in the Clipchamp video editor
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Written by Mark
Updated over a week ago
Editing Features

How to use freehand crop in Clipchamp

Video editing is now faster with Clipchamp’s new freehand crop tool.
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Written by Christie
Updated over a week ago

How to remove gaps from your video in Clipchamp

Delete video gaps in an instant with the gap removal feature
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Written by Christie
Updated over a week ago

How to change the duration of an image in Clipchamp

Make an image appear for either a long or short time in your video
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Written by Christie
Updated over a week ago

How to preview your video in full screen in Clipchamp

Get a closer look at what you're working on thanks to our latest update.
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Written by Christie
Updated over a week ago

How to group items on the timeline in Clipchamp

Make video editing easier by grouping multiple items
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Written by Christie
Updated over a week ago

Trimming a video, audio, or image clip

How to trim videos and other media in Clipchamp
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Written by Byron
Updated over a week ago

Splitting or cutting video and audio clips

How to split videos or other media in the Clipchamp timeline
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Written by Madhushri
Updated over a week ago

Cropping videos or images

How to crop / resize your video or image clips using Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Flipping videos vertically or horizontally

How to flip a video or image in the Create video editor
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Speeding up or slowing down a video

How to speed up or add a slow motion effect to a video in the Create video editor
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Written by Byron
Updated over a week ago

Adding filters

How to add color, noise, blur, blur fill, black & white, motion zoom, or other filters to a video in Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Rotating videos or images

How to rotate a video or still image 90 or 180 degrees in Clipchamp
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Written by Madhushri
Updated over a week ago

How to add transitions and fades

How to add a cross-dissolve, wipe or other transition between videos, or fade in and out of video and audio clips
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Written by Mark
Updated over a week ago

How to brighten or darken a video

Adjusting the exposure and contrast of videos and images in Clipchamp
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Written by Byron
Updated over a week ago

How to remove watermarks from videos

How to stop seeing and hearing a watermark in editing projects
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Written by Mark
Updated over a week ago

How to change the color of a video

Changing the color and saturation of a video or image in Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Adding black or color background to the timeline

How to add black, white or colored background clips to your video in Clipchamp.
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Adding titles and text to your videos

How to add and edit text in your Clipchamp videos
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

How to use picture-in-picture

Adding a photo or video on top of another clip creates a picture-in-picture effect in your editing project.
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

How to record your screen & camera

Learn how to use Clipchamp's screen & camera record feature.
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Written by Christie
Updated over a week ago

Changing the volume of a video or audio clip

How to turn down the volume of a video clip in Clipchamp.
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Written by Mark
Updated over a week ago

How to do chroma key compositing

Using green screen / chromakey effects in your video editing projects
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Keyboard shortcuts for Clipchamp

A list of key commands that can be used in our video editor
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago
Troubleshooting

How to update and fix your video if a stock asset has been deleted

What to do when an asset used in a video gets removed from the library
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Written by Mai
Updated over a week ago

Exporting from Clipchamp - troubleshooting

How to troubleshoot if your video is slow to export or gets stuck while exporting.
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Written by Soeren
Updated over a week ago

Why does my text show up mirrored when I record a webcam video?

How to make reversed text show the correct way in a webcam recording
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Can I recover videos and recordings on Clipchamp?

How to retrieve lost, disappeared or deleted files on Clipchamp
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Written by Soeren
Updated over a week ago

Why doesn't my upload from Clipchamp to YouTube work?

What to do if uploading videos to YouTube fails or if the video you uploaded doesn't appear in your YouTube channel
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Written by Soeren
Updated over a week ago

Why is my hardware unsupported?

Clipchamp hardware requirements and tips for what to do if you see a message saying your hardware is not supported.
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Written by Mark
Updated over a week ago

What to do if your Clipchamp project or assets aren't loading

Tips for when your media doesn't load in Clipchamp video editor
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Written by Byron
Updated over a week ago

Why am I seeing an unsupported file type error?

Information about unsupported file type errors in Clipchamp
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Written by Byron
Updated over a week ago

How do I delete Clipchamp from my Chrome apps?

Removing the Clipchamp app from your Chrome extensions
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

What to do if your iPhone videos are slow to import into Clipchamp

Explanation and troubleshooting suggestions
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Why have I lost changes to my project?

What to do if parts of your project have disappeared or you are seeing an older version of your project.
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago
FAQ

Why do I need to locate my files?

Information about locating files when opening existing videos in Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Which web browsers does Clipchamp support?

A list of the internet browsers Clipchamp works in and why they are or aren't supported
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Can I mute, delete or separate the audio from a video?

How to remove the sound from a video or mute a video clip in Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Can I add special effects in Clipchamp?

How to add an effect to a video in the Clipchamp editor
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Does Clipchamp support 4K videos?

Information about adding 4K (ultra high definition) video files to Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Which devices do Clipchamp products work on?

About required devices and applications for using Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Can I add a logo to a video?

Is it possible to place a logo or png image on top of a video?
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Written by Byron
Updated over a week ago

How do I combine videos?

How to join multiple videos together and turn them into one video using Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

How do I undo or redo actions in Clipchamp?

Learn how to undo changes you have made in your Clipchamp video
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

How to add end credits to a video

Add rolling credits, opening credits, or closing credits in Clipchamp video editor
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Can I remove elements from a video?

How to delete parts of a video, or remove elements like logos and titles in Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Using the Clipchamp video editor on a Chromebook

How to add media to and export a video editing project on a Chromebook
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

What format is my video exported in?

Information about the format, frame rate, quality and resolution of videos exported from Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

How to copy and paste in Clipchamp

Copying, pasting or duplicating a video, image or audio clip in the timeline of an editing project
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Can I save different versions of my video in Clipchamp?

How to duplicate video projects in Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

How do I change the aspect ratio of my video?

How to change the dimensions (format) of your video or create a copy of your video in another aspect ratio
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Can I add stock videos and music?

How to use stock media and the associated license and conditions of use in Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Can I add files from Google Drive to my Clipchamp project?

Importing videos or other media from Google Drive into your Clipchamp project
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Written by Byron
Updated over a week ago

Can I add media files from Dropbox?

Importing videos and other media from your Dropbox library into your Clipchamp projects
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Why does Clipchamp ask to store files on my device?

Learn how to respond to pop-ups while using Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Can I share my video with other people so they can work on it too?

Learn how to collaborate on editing a video in Clipchamp
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Written by Byron
Updated over a week ago

Can I work on my Clipchamp video on a different computer?

How to work on Clipchamp video on other computers.
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Is there a maximum project length?

What is the recommended project duration for the Clipchamp editor?
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

How do I select multiple clips at once?

How to select to copy or delete a group of clips in Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Why does my video get a copyright warning on Facebook / Instagram / YouTube?

What to do if a video you made with Clipchamp gets blocked due to a content rights claim or warning.
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Can I add GIFs to my videos?

About the GIPHY library and adding .gif images to your videos.
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Written by Caitlin
Updated over a week ago

How do I enable my webcam for recording?

Allowing or blocking access to your computer's webcam and microphone for video recording in Clipchamp
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

How to use an external microphone or webcam

Recording with an external mic or camera in Clipchamp
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Written by Soeren
Updated over a week ago

Can I change the language of the editor?

Language settings of the Clipchamp video editor
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago

Can I add a voice over?

About adding voice overs to your Clipchamp editing projects
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Written by Tobias
Updated over a week ago