How to trim a video on windows

I frequently have to trim some parts of video files after they were recorded with the help of my smartphone. As some times some parts of the videos are not required and I need to get rid of them. There is a tool which is luckily provided by Microsoft Window 10 to easily trim a video on windows.

Steps on how to trim a video on windows:

You just need to follow the following simple steps.

1) First select “Open with. Then select “Photos” after Right-clicking the video file
2) At the upper-right portion of the window, you will come across an option of “Trim”. then select that option.

How to trim a video on windows
3) The part of the video that you yearn to keep is between the two white sliders. Also, the recent frame appears with the help of a blue slider which also has no bearing on trimming.

How to trim a video on windows
4) There is the “Save a copy” option which is located at the upper-right portion of the window which will help you to select the area of the video that you wish to trim.
5) Name the video file which will be the new trimmed version of the video once it has been saved.

Hence, you will be done trimming your videos in these easy and simple steps.


In this article, we have discussed how to trim a video while using windows. We might need to get rid of the extra portion of the video which is not necessary. There are already inbuilt tools in windows for that. We have taught in detail all the steps on how to carry out this task. I hope this article was a help to you. If you still have some queries left, you can ask us in the comment section below. We will try our level best to resolve them. Thank you, folks.

Enjoy trimming your videos!

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