How to merge videos in Online Movie Maker

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“Christopher, the last time I asked you how to join videos, it was the work of the honey. I was a little rude; forgive me and my sawdust-filled head. Please, don't think that I'm trying to butter you up now. I have sincerely realized my excessive vehemence.

And after you forgive me, can you please tell me how to merge videos in the online movie maker so that one video is in the other, like Picture in Picture?”

Christopher could not take offense at his dear teddy bear. He smiled and demonstrated the entire process of merging videos, which was quite simple and fast.

As for joining and combining videos, you'll find the details in the other stories. ;)

One after another

  1. Add your videos; they will appear in the main video sequence field.
  2. Click the Merge Videos button.

By default, the video clips are merged with the use of transition effects. Tinker with the settings and select suitable transitions. Set the duration of transitions at 0 seconds to merge the videos with no transitions.

One over another

As an example, I'll show you how to merge two videos of our old friend Rabbit.

After you've added your videos to the online movie maker, you need to take the following steps:

  • Drag the underlying clip to the background video sequence field.
  • Align the overlying video vertically with the background clip; this means the two videos will start at the same time.
  • Use this button on the overlying video clip to go to the editor.
  • In the editor, you set the region – to adjust the overlying video's position in the frame and scaling – and the way the video should fit into the selected region.

After that, you can return to the main window and click on the Create Video button.

Though Winnie's head was full of sawdust, it didn't take him long to understand how to merge 2 videos. The sawdust in his head was eager to obtain more knowledge on: