Download and install:
To import media into Shotcut:
To start creating your video,
Once the clip has been added to your timeline,
To edit the middle portion of the clip, you will need to split the clip.
To control when and where text appears in your video, you need to create multiple clips.
To have your text fade in and out on screen, you need to layer your video clips.
NOTE: if you are editing your video, this will impact the audio as well. You can save your audio by locking it. Click the lock icon on left side of the audio track so avoid inadvertent deletions.
To create a title slide or still image for your video, create the image in Powerpoint or other presentation tool. Once you have finished the design:
Once you are finished editing your video,
This guide was created in May 2018, using Shotcut 18.03.06. This guide will not be updated for future versions.
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