Cropping a video


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Cropping a video

There may be times when your video clip was shot too high or too low or maybe you want to pull in tight to improve the style. You don't have to open up the clip in a video editing program. You can do the cropping right inside PowerPoint. Note that cropping is different from resizing. While resizing changes the dimensions of the clip itself, cropping cuts off the top, bottom, left, or right so that unwanted side material is actually gone from the video. I am working on Slide 4 in my presentation.

You can use any video clip you have linked or embedded. In our video, we have black bands at the top and bottom, so the clip would look better if we just focus on the star of our show. Click on the media clip. While you're clicked on it, two new tabs will appear. Video Tools Format and Playback. We want the Format tab. On the right side, there is a group called Size and in it a big button that says Crop. Go ahead and click on it. The handles on the corners and middles of my box go from white ro...

Cropping a video
Video duration: 4m 6s 4h 38m Intermediate

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Cropping a video provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Alicia Katz Pollock as part of the PowerPoint 2010: Audio and Video in Depth

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Business
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PowerPoint
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