Video Editors



Avidemux is a free, open source cross-platform video editor for Microsoft Windows, Linux, Mac OS X and BSD. It is written in C++ and you can use it for various tasks such as encoding (convert videos from one format to another), cutting (cut certain portions from a recording) or filtering (resize, deinterlacing, add subtitles, color c…

Cross-platform Open-source Version 2.6.16 Latest update: December 30, 2016


HandBrake is a free, open source, cross-platform multithreaded video transcoder software. You can use it to convert various videos from one format to another. Although it can process most popular multimedia files it won't work with protected DVD or BluRay disks. As a multi-platform tool, HandBrake runs on several OS such as Micro…

Cross-platform Open-source Version 1.0.0 Latest update: December 27, 2016


MP4Joiner also known as MP4Tools is a cross-platform collection of tools that allows you to manipulate MP4 files. It is created and maintained by Alex Thuring the author of the well-known DVDStyler software. The package contains two apps that can be run separately and perform a different task. MP4Splitter will allow you to split a s…

Cross-platform Open-source Version 3.4 Latest update: August 1, 2016

OpenShot Video Editor

OpenShot Video Editor is a free, multi-platform and open-source video editing software. You can use it to create and edit videos using many popular multimedia formats including those for YouTube, Vimeo, Flickr, Metacafe, Xbox, etc. The software will run on Linux, Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows OS.Note: This software was primarily des…

Cross-platform Open-source Version 2.0.7 (beta 4) Latest update: June 15, 2016


Shotcut is a free, open source, multi-platform video editor. You can perform various actions such as video editing (including 4K video quality), add effects, create new movies, import most image files formats, export to almost any file format and much more. This tool runs on Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X and Linux operating systems.…

Cross-platform Open-source Version 17.04 Latest update: April 3, 2017


VirtualDub is a free, video capture/processing software that runs on almost all Microsoft Windows versions. It is not a complex editor such as the commercial alternative Adobe Premiere but it has a nice list options that makes it a popular choice. It is focused on processing AVI files and it can read MPEG-1. There is no version for…

Windows Open-source Version 1.10.4 Latest update: January 28, 2016