Add Clips to Your Timeline in Corel VideoStudio X8

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Hello and welcome to VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to start importing clips to your timeline in Corel VideoStudio X8, as well as adding other existing clips that are within the program.

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Steps

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    The first thing we want to do is to import a video, so we'll click on "File", then hover the mouse over "Insert Media File to Timeline"
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    We're going to import a video, but we can also add pictures for a nice slideshow.
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    Find a video and click "Open"
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    Once the clip is added, we can start to put layers on it if we want.
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    For example, we'll add music by clicking on the "Media" icon
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    Then, click on the music note at the top
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    Click on a clip and press the play icon to listen to it
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    If we like it, we can left-click it and drag it to the music line in the timeline
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    We can shrink it to the video length by clicking on the edge and dragging it to the left
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    We don't want the music to be longer than the video because it would be blackness on the screen with music.
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    We're going to click on "Project" then play it to preview it
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    We will be able to hear the video sound as well as the music clip.
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    That is how we add clips in Corel VideoStudio X8
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I have version 9 do you work with that need to add to timeline?

I have an established timeline...took lots of time and work.... Now I want to enter a video or photo...should not matter....into the middle/end/beginning of my time line...... I want the full video in and I want the rest of the time line to move to allow the video to fit in.. . Every time I try to drop and drag a clip into the time line.....software does not allow the addition.... The video only showed 1 addition to time line I have an established time line say 50 entries of photos ad videos. need to add a 3o second video between a photo and video the software does not permit this task do you know a way?

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