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Versatile video editing software to turn clips or footage into marvelous videos.

  • Make videos easily via basic and advanced video editing features
  • Add texts, filters, overlays, transitions, and special effects freely
  • Selectively convert a video to MP3, GIF, MP4, AVI, WMV, MKV, MOV...
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How to Crop Borders of A Video No Watermark

Jean updated on Oct 22, 2020 to Video Editing Tips | How-to Articles

How do I crop a video border?

"I downloaded a video. While playing, some texts are showing up on the upper left corner of the video screen. I wish I could remove the printed texts. Besides, the video has thick black bars on the top and bottom of the video screen, and I need to crop the surrounding borders."

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Cropping a video is regarded as one of the video editing basics. Many times you'll start with the video cropping at the first stage. Chances are that our initially recorded video is not perfect. Your fingers are in the picture, the video size is not for YouTube or Instagram exclusive, or it's simply because you need to remove watermark from video or some errant objects from the video images.

While for most downloaded videos, they usually come with either a slight or heavy modification from their producers. For example, the edges are added with borders in many colors, and you dislike those framed videos very much from the bottom of your heart. How to crop borders of a video, at the same time, without leaving a watermark? Once you know some free and capable video cropper software, you can surely crop a video in scale, trim unwanted borders and even cut unnecessary elements in the video!

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How to Crop Video Borders Using EaseUS Video Editor

Since mobile apps for both Android and iOS are better at dealing with still images, it's rare to see people cropping a video with moving pictures on phones. If you're not good at selecting a video cropper that eliminates some video parts and meanwhile, keeps the video quality, we would like to help. EaseUS Video Editor is Windows-based video editing software that is designed to undertake every video editing task, from the basics to the advanced grades. Upon learning how powerful it is to make videos, here you'll make acquaintance with this easy-to-use yet powerful video editor from its "crop" capability.

How EaseUS video cropper crops borders of a video

  • One-way drag and drop to import a video
  • Crop with a set up particular width and length
  • Crop without changing the original aspect ratio
  • Convert a cropped video into a square, portrait, landscape, and other shapes if needed
  • Export and convert videos to MP4, MKV, AVI, WMV, GIF, and many other popular video formats.

Step 1. Import video to crop

Start EaseUS Video Editor. Click "Import" or drag the source video to the Media area.

import video file

Step 2. Add video to project

Right-click the video file, and choose "Add to Project", or you can directly drag the video to the video track on the Timeline.

Add video to project

Step 3. Crop the video

Right-click the video on the video track, and choose Crop to from the pop-up menu to open a new editing window to crop videos. Or you can select the video and choose the "Crop" option in the toolbar.

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You can crop the video automatically or manually by choosing to "Keep aspect ratio" or not. You can flexibly crop any part by adjusting the selection box. Then, click "OK" to do the next step.

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Step 4. Export cropped video

When the process finishes, click "Export" to save your cropped video. You can export video in MP4, AVI, WMV, MKV, GIF, etc. Besides, you can edit the file name, customize an output folder and settings, and then click "Export".

export cropped video

How to Crop Borders of A Video Using Online Video Cropper

Windows video editing software like EaseUS Video Editor is doing more than cropping, and it is supposed to protect the privacy, data security and best of all, provide a smooth user experience. As a complementary instant solution, there are more and more online alternative tools emerging into the market. On the one hand, online video croppers are meant to crop a video without software installation directly. On the other hand, people choose online video cropper to crop video borders because it's a one-time job, and they don't need further editing for the video.

After testing almost twenty online video editor and video cropper programs, we think that Video Crop is the simplest-to-use and the most competent to crop borders, remove frames and trim unwanted edges of your video. In addition, we like it because it doesn't have too many fancy designs that dazzle our eyes.

Guide: How to crop video borders online

Step 1. Find the video you want to crop or zoom, depending on your needs.

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Step 2. Choose the borders area to crop using white markers and click the transform button.

online crop video borders step 2

Step 3. Hit the download button and enjoy.

online crop video borders step 3

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