1. How to cut/merge/split multiple sections at the same time.
  2. How can I select the cutting area properly?
  3. What is the difference between [High-Speed mode] and [Encoding mode]?
  4. Please explain [Encoding mode] - Codec, Quality, Size, and Sound Configuration.
  5. I cannot use [High-Speed mode].
  6. I cannot use the H.264 encoder.
  7. I need technical support.


How can I select the cutting area properly?

How to clip videos and select a cutting area is as follows. » Please, refer to "How to Use Bandicut."


In the main window, enter the section directly or click the mouse wheel or section selection button ([ ]) to select the section to be clipped.


Main Window

Video Cutting Section

1. How to select a cutting area with the playback controls

  • Previous Keyframe: Move to the previous keyframe.
  • Previous Frame: Move to the previous frame.
  • Play/Pause: Play or pause a video.
  • Stop: Stop playback of a video.
  • Next Frame: Move to the next frame.
  • Next Keyframe: Move to the next keyframe.

* Term) Frame and Keyframe

- Frame: A frame is a single shot of a series of still transparent pictures that form a video. (A frame contains partial information of a still scene.)

- Keyframe: A keyframe is a frame used to indicate the beginning or end of a change made to the signal. A video file has a limited number of keyframes - not every frame is a keyframe. (A keyframe contains full information of a still scene.)

=> Bandicut can cut videos by frame.


2. How to select a cutting area using [Section] Button

- Use the left/right [Section] button to select a cutting area to be clipped.


3. How to Check the Cutting Section using [Playhead] or [Mouse Wheel]

- Move [Playhead] or [Mouse Wheel] to check the section to be clipped.


4. How to Set [Start/End of Section]

- Check the cutting section using [Playhead] or [Mouse Wheel], and then click the [Start of Section] or [End of Section] button to fix the cutting section.


5. How to Set [Start/End of Section] in Detail

1) Use the [Adjust Start of Section] button to set the starting section and the [Adjust End of Section] button to set the end section.

video cutting in detail

2) As per the picture below, use the mouse cursor to select the section, and then use the [Adjust Start/End of Section] button or [Mouse Scroll Wheel] to adjust [Hr : Min : Sec : Frame] finely.

Video cutting by Hr : Min : Sec : Frame

6. [Sectional Playback/Pause] and [Sectional Stop]

- Play back the selected section to check if the right section is selected.



If you cannot select a cutting area...

If you cannot select a cutting area as above, the video is probably Keyframe-less or corrupt.


In this case, [Cutting Section] is not available but you can convert the video with [Encoding mode].



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