Common YouTube Video Trimming Problems & Solutions
Actually, YouTube videos are more required to be trimmed in everyday life. No matter you'd like to upload a video to YouTube or download a YouTube video, the video trimming is essential. As YouTube allows for 2GB and 15 minutes videos maximally by default (Learn more about YouTube video upload settings), and it's inevitable to download a YouTube video with preamble or end that you don't want. For that, YouTube Video Editor comes the first choice to trim out such videos easily and fast. Yet sometimes problems arise at YouTube video trimming as well.
1. Trimming Feature is Not Working on YouTube Video Editor
Many YouTubers prefer YouTube Video Editor (it's available as Video Manager now) to cut a video, which is quite easy and handy. While some users reported that the trim feature is not working in YouTube video editor as follows.
Q1: "I've been using the YouTube video editor to combine clips, but I've needed the trim feature to slim them down and blend them together. Suddenly today, the trim feature does not work. I can still add the videos to the timeline, but nothing comes up when I click on the scissors icon. It's as if there isn't a link to click. Do I just need to wait?" - YouTube Help Forum
Q2: "Went into "Enhancements" under the video editor to trim off the first hour of my 5 hour livestream, saved the video (as the same video, not as a new video) and it took ages to process, but went back to check it today and it's done processing but the video was not trimmed. Anyone have any idea what's going on? Thanks!" - Reddit
Solution: Obviously, it's really hard for YouTube Video Editor to settle the these two video trimming error, unless YouTube fixed the bug. Thus you're suggested to turn to another easy video editor to cut your video before sharing to YouTube. VideoProc could help you trim YouTube video easily. For one thing, you don't have to wait ages to accomplish the trimming process. For another, you can absolutely ensure to get a trimmed video within seconds.
2. Cannot Download A Specific Part of A YouTube Video
Besides uploading videos to YouTube, some of you are keen to download videos from YouTube. Various ways are available to download YouTube videos offline. But how about downloading a specific part of YouTube videos? It seems in trouble water for most video trimming software. While for Videoproc, it's cakewalk to download and cut the preamble, extra time at the end or any unwanted parts. You just need to go one step further - download YouTube videos on top of cutting videos.
Here is the in-depth tutorial to download and trim YouTube videos:
Step 1. Launch it on your computer and click "Downloader" to get an access to YouTube video downloading interface.
Step 2. Navigate to the target YouTube video on YouTube official site. Copy its URL and back to VideoProc. Click "Add Video", then "Paste URL & Analyze" button to detect the video information.
Step 3. Choose the target resolution, format, and file size from a great number of detected info. Click "Done" button after you've done.
Step 4. Hit "Download Now" button to start downloading your target YouTube video.
Step 5. Then go all the same with the video trimming step above to chop a specific part of the YouTube video.