You may want to save the best moment in a YouTube video and keep it forever. Or you need to embed a part of video in your PowerPoint. In this case, this post will show you how to clip a YouTube video and share part of video with your friends.

There are two tips on how to clip a YouTube video: using YT Cutter and Kapwing. If you tend to download the YouTube video and clip it offline, you can use MiniTool uTube Downloader to rip the video from YouTube and clip it with MiniTool Movie Maker. Both of them are developed by MiniTool.

How to Clip a YouTube Video

YT Cutter

YT Cutter can help you download part of YouTube video you like. It supports exporting to video, audio, or GIF. In addition to that, it allows you to take screenshots of YouTube videos. This tool is free and requires no registration, but the free account has limits like watermark, 1-minute video clip length, etc.

If you are bothered by the watermark on your video, read this post: How to Remove Watermark from Video and Photo Efficiently.

Here’s how to clip a YouTube video with YT Cutter.

Step 1. Head to the YouTube video you want to clip and copy its URL.

Step 2. Go to YT Cutter and paste the YouTube video link in the box. Then click on Start.

Step 3. Enter the start time and end time and choose video file option after tapping the download button.

See also: Solved - How to Cut a YouTube Video That's Not Yours


Kapwing is online video editing tool that enables you to trim, resize, or cut video files from computer or YouTube.

Want to clip a YouTube video online? Take the steps below.

Step 1. Copy the URL of the target video on YouTube.

Step 2. Open the Video Trimmer of Kapwing and enter the video link to get started.

Step 3. Use the sliders below to clip the video to the right length. Or just enter the start time and the end time. Then click on Done.

Step 4. Finally, choose Download to save the video clip on your computer. Or log in to remove the watermark from the clip.

How to Share Only Part of a YouTube Video

What if you want to share your favorite scenes with friends or embed them into your websites or whatever?

Related article: How to Embed YouTube Playlist into Website.

So let’s take a look at how to share only part of a YouTube video.

Step 1. Go to YouTube Trimmer and paste the YouTube URL. Then press OK to go.

Step 2. Move the sliders to the right place and click the copy icon to get the URL.

copy the YouTube clip URL

Step 3. Now, you can send the URL to your friends. Once they open it, the YouTube video will play at specific time. By the way, you can also change the video length by replacing the number in the URL.


To extract memorable scenes from YouTube videos, you must try YT Cutter and Kapwing! With them, you can clip a video at once. Like this post? Share it with your friends!

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