Machete Video Editor Alternatives

    Machete Video Editor is described as 'Machete is a convenient utility for playing and editing multimedia files. Currently, Machete can edit video and audio files in AVI, FLV, WMV, MP4, MOV, WMA, MP3 and WAV formats. The support of editing functions for other formats is planned for future versions of the program' and is an app in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Machete Video Editor for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Online / Web-based, iPhone, Mac and Android Tablet. The best alternative is Avidemux, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Machete Video Editor are VirtualDub (Free, Open Source), Flixier (Freemium), WeVideo (Freemium) and MovieMator Video Editor (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 3, 2021

    1. Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. It supports many file types, including AVI, DVD compatible MPEG files, MP4 and ASF, using a variety of codecs. Tasks can be automated using projects, job queue and powerful scripting.
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    2. VirtualDub is a video capture/processing utility for 32-bit and 64-bit Windows platforms (98/ME/NT4/2000/XP/Vista/7), licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL).

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 1.10.4.35491, released on October 27, 2013, can be still downloaded from SourceForge

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    3. Flixier is an online video editing tool with 1 minute video rendering for any video on any computer, streamlined communication features for sending project drafts for review or sign-off without the need for rendering and real-time Google Docs collaboration.
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    4. Make and share amazing videos online. WeVideo lets you create great videos in a flash. Drag and drop your videos, trim and choose from our pre-made themes to set a unique style. Go advanced when you are ready.
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    5. MovieMator Free Video Editor (http://www.macvideostudio.com/download/MovieMator-Free-Video-Editor.exe) is a totally free but very professional video editing software for Mac and Windows PC which is carried with lots of unique visual effects and transitions.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Sony Vegas Pro
      • Adobe Premiere Pro
      Wax is a high performance and flexible video compositing and special effects software. The idea for Wax is to be very general purpose and flexible in video compositing and effects, so that you can compose your dream video sequence with ease every time.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer available. Last version, 2.0e, released in 2012, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    6. MiniTool MovieMaker, a free and simple video editing software, helps you easily create cool movies. Top Features - Simple Timelines Turn your videos into movie magic. - Stunning Transition
    7. Ashampoo Movie Studio is the ideal multi-purpose application for video creation and editing. Cut, convert or share your movies and merge photos and videos with elegant transitions.
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    8. ActionDirector is for the action camera enthusiast. It's the ultimate action cam accessory and the best way to create powerful action videos that showcase all the excitement of your footage.

      Discontinued

      The Windows program seems no longer updated. Last version, 3.0.2429.0, released in November 2018, can be still bought from the official website. The Android version is still updated as of July 2021

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Vivia is a video editing program for Linux and Windows that offers very user-friendly editing of DV video material. Vivia is Free Software with a GPL license.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.1.1, released in January 2007, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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