Panopto: Edit videos

Once you’ve recorded and uploaded a video on Panopto, you have the ability to edit your video track and apply the changes to the video.This document offers a basic introduction to editing. 

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How to edit

  1. Underneath your video, click the Edit button to bring up the video editor.

    arrow pointing to the edit button on Panopto

  2. Once the video editor is open, you will see the timeline at the bottom of the screen with a track for each video stream. Typically, this will include the primary (P1) and secondary (S1) streams.

    Panopto video editor

  3. When you click the Play icon   the video will begin to play and the red vertical bar will move along the timeline to indicate which section of the video is playing.

  4. Use the Cut icon to trim or cut the video.

    Arrow pointing to cut icon in Panopto editor
  5. Panopto will automatically save any changes you make to the video, as indicated by the time stamp in the top right corner. However, it is essential that you click the blue Apply icon when you are finished editing in order for your changes to take effect.
    Arrow pointing to Save button in Panopto editor


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