Install OpenShot Video Editor on Ubuntu 16.04. OpenShot Video Editor is a powerful tool to create and edit videos on Ubuntu Linux Systems.
OpenShot Video Editor is a free, open-source, non-linear video editor for Linux Ubuntu Systems. OpenShot can take your videos, photos, and music files and help you create the film you have always dreamed of. It can easily add sub-titles, transitions, and effects, and then export your film to DVD, YouTube, Vimeo, Xbox 360, and many other common video sharing platforms.
OpenShot 2.1 is the latest release of the OpenShot Video Editor. OpenShot 2.1 contains a huge number of new features, bug fixes, and improvements.
OpenShot supports many important animation features, such as support for transparent image sequences, powerful keyframe support, and multiple layers. Many stability and performance related improvements have been made, including multiple memory leak fixes.
Other highly requested features that have been included in the release, are:
- Audio Waveform Support
- Improved Property Editing
- New Selection Dropdown
- User-Configurable Keyboard Mappings
- Windows 64-bit Support
- Timeline Improvements
- New Tutorial System
- Custom Profile Support
- Improved 1.x Project Support
- Improved Translations (fixed many spots that were not being correctly translated)
- Improved Debug Support
Install OpenShot Video Editor On Ubuntu
OpenShot 2.1, the latest release of the OpenShot Video Editor can be installed on Ubuntu Systems, via PPA. Run the following commands in Terminal to install OpenShot 2.1 Video Editor:
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:openshot.developers/ppa
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install openshot-qt
Once installed, open OpenShot Video Editor from Ubuntu Dash or Terminal.