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Highlight only the best moments with Canva’s video splitter

Split videos into two, three, or more parts in a single click. Use Canva’s free video splitter to split your clips, remove unwanted bits, and keep the best parts in a single video file.

Split videos on any device

Split videos on any device

Split videos into as many parts as needed. Simply upload your footage, right-click the timeline, and click “Split.” Delete one or more sections of your video and save the entire project as one high-quality MP4 video. Remove dead air, shaky sections, and monotonous bits. Whether you’re editing a video for a school presentation, work event, birthday celebration, or social media post, our free, online video splitter helps you keep only the best moments.

String clips together seamlessly

String clips together

Once you’re done using the video splitter, you can fill in any gaps with our free stock videos(opens in a new tab or window) or other videos from your gallery. You can also apply transitions so the video flows smoothly from one frame to the next. The customization doesn’t end there—our free, powerful video editor(opens in a new tab or window) allows you to add text, graphic design elements, and animation. Need to liven up your video? Add background music from our free audio library. Upload a voice narration, and apply thrilling sound effects(opens in a new tab or window) or create talking head videos with our AI video generator(opens in a new tab or window).

Stay within the ideal video length duration

Split or trim your videos

Each social media platform has an optimal video duration. Make sure that your video posts don't exceed the recommended length. Split your videos and include only the engaging parts that'll keep your audience's attention. You could also trim the video(opens in a new tab or window) for a flawless intro and outro If you’re on Pro, use the Magic Switch(opens in a new tab or window) tool to instantly video for different social media channels, like TikTok, YouTube, and Instagram Reels(opens in a new tab or window). For extra magic, use our premium video background remover to add a sparkling new background.

How to split a video

How to split a video
Split a video

Open Canva and start a video project from scratch or use our ready-made video templates.

Upload or drag and drop the video you want to split. The free video splitter supports MP4, MPEG, MOV, MKV, and WEBM file formats.

Right-click the video timeline and choose Split page or use the hot key S. Remember to click on the timestamp or part where you want your video split. You can split videos into two or more parts.

After you’ve split the video clip, you can delete the unwanted sections or add videos in between. You can also add transitions or stock videos from our free media library. Make your video more engaging by adding music, filters, effects, subtitles, and more. If you’re on Canva Pro, you can use the Magic Switch tool and video background remover.

Download your video project as a single MP4 file or share it directly to your social media channels. You can also email it to your friends and teammates.
Split a video

Frequently Asked Questions

Upload your video to your dashboard to use our free, built-in, online video splitter feature. Drag and drop your video onto the timeline and hover over the part you want to split. Right-click and select Split or press S on your keyboard. You can do this several times to any video until you’re satisfied with the number of separate clips.

Go to Google Play to download our free Android app, which comes with a video splitter. Start a video project on the editor and upload the video you want to split. Then, move the video timeline to the part that you want separated, then select Split. Easily do this on any Android tablet or mobile gadget.

Head to the App Store and download our free iOS app, which has a built-in video splitter. Start a video project and upload the video from your gallery to your dashboard. Move the video timeline to the part you want to edit, and hit Split. With our feature, you can easily edit on the go or make last-minute changes before posting.

You can split a video into any length or duration using our free video splitter. To get to the exact minute, drag the playhead to the part you want to split. As you drag the playhead, a timestamp guide will appear, so you can split by the minute. Repeat the process until you cut the entire video into one-minute clips.
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