CapCut - Video Editor for pc and mac

CapCut - Video Editor for Pc

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Getting started Capcut Video Editor

 If you're familiar with Tiktok, then there's a high chance you already know this software. Previously called Viamaker, CapCut is a mobile app that is made to complement the video editing system of Tiktok. It is free and is equally recommended as an editing app for Tiktok users. It allows you to modify your videos with filters and makes your videos look more professional with all the tools inputted in the app.

 It was launched in China first with the name "Jianying" and has once gotten recognised in 2019 as one of the Top Ten Worldwide, Most downloaded apps in 2019. Hence if you want to know, Capcut is a Chinese app.

Capcut is quite easy to use as its user interface is clean and allows for easy navigation. This app is secure as it doesn't keep your personal data and asks for limited permission. Below are some notable features of CapCut.


Notable features

  • It comes with trending stickers, texts and fonts that help your video to garner more attention.
  • It comes with magical effects to make your videos more beautiful. 
  • There's a huge music library which has exclusive tik tok music for use by subscribers. 
  • It's easy to use the Cut, Reverse and Change the speed on your videos. 
  • There's now a 3D Zoom effect in addition to other effects added to the Style Module.
  • It has added new languages as options for users to pick from.
  • It possesses a dark mode feature.
  • Very Compatible with android devices beginning from Android 5.0 and above.


What is CapCut for? Is it Useful?

  • One of the major reasons Capcut is so useful is the recently added Language option. You can decide to choose between any of the languages you feel most comfortable to use instead of trying to blend with basic English/Chinese. This is mostly for locals in various countries. 
  • It is easy to manipulate videos using Capcut. It has so many filters that are used for many different actions like softening or sharpening the videos for example, beautifying tools to give the videos better quality. Who wouldn't want a vast variety of tools to help in creating a near perfect video?
  • Users don't need to export music to their TikTok. Capcut possesses a very good collection of royalty free music and sound effects that users can easily use for their music videos. Not only are they royalty free, they are also high quality and easy to use and control even within the videos. 

Advantages of editing videos on CapCut.

  • It is very timely and suitable to use in video editing. This is because it was created by the same person so it's easily the most suitable application to edit TikTok videos. 
  • There are so many features to help a user create their best TikTok video every time. 
  • The music library is huge and this gives users so many qualitative options.



  • Some major video editing features are missing from the app.
  • It is limited by the processing system of a user's device. 
  • Because of how huge the editing system is, it can be confusing especially for a new user. 
  • It is a Chinese app.

Download and install CapCut - Video Editor on your Laptop or Desktop computer

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Or follow the guide below to use on PC:

Select your PC version:

  1. Windows 7-10
  2. Windows 11

If you want to install and use the CapCut - Video Editor app on your PC or Mac, you will need to download and install a Desktop App emulator for your computer. We have worked diligently to help you understand how to use this app for your computer in 4 simple steps below:

Step 1: Download an Android emulator for PC and Mac

Ok. First things first. If you want to use the application on your computer, first visit the Mac store or Windows AppStore and search for either the Bluestacks app or the Nox App >> . Most of the tutorials on the web recommends the Bluestacks app and I might be tempted to recommend it too, because you are more likely to easily find solutions online if you have trouble using the Bluestacks application on your computer. You can download the Bluestacks Pc or Mac software Here >>

Step 2: Install the emulator on your PC or Mac

Now that you have downloaded the emulator of your choice, go to the Downloads folder on your computer to locate the emulator or Bluestacks application.
Once you have found it, click it to install the application or exe on your PC or Mac computer.
Now click Next to accept the license agreement.
Follow the on screen directives in order to install the application properly.
If you do the above correctly, the Emulator app will be successfully installed.

Step 3: for PC - Windows 7/8 / 8.1 / 10 / 11

Now, open the Emulator application you have installed and look for its search bar. Once you found it, type CapCut - Video Editor in the search bar and press Search. Click on CapCut - Video Editorapplication icon. A window of CapCut - Video Editor on the Play Store or the app store will open and it will display the Store in your emulator application. Now, press the Install button and like on an iPhone or Android device, your application will start downloading. Now we are all done.
You will see an icon called "All Apps".
Click on it and it will take you to a page containing all your installed applications.
You should see the icon. Click on it and start using the application.

Step 4: for Mac OS

Hi. Mac user!
The steps to use CapCut - Video Editor for Mac are exactly like the ones for Windows OS above. All you need to do is install the Nox Application Emulator or Bluestack on your Macintosh. The links are provided in step one

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How to download and install CapCut on Windows 11

To use mobile apps on your Windows 11, you need to install the Amazon Appstore. Once it's set up, you'll be able to browse and install mobile apps from a curated catalogue. If you want to run android apps on your Windows 11, this guide is for you.

Steps to setup your pc and download CapCut app on Windows 11:

  1. Check if your computer is compatible: Here are the minimum requirements:
    • RAM: 8GB (minimum), 16GB (recommended)
    • Storage: SSD
    • Processor:
      • Intel Core i3 8th Gen (minimum or above)
      • AMD Ryzen 3000 (minimum or above)
      • Qualcomm Snapdragon 8c (minimum or above)
    • Processor Architecture: x64 or ARM64
  2. Check if CapCut already has a native Windows version here ». If there is no native version, proceed to step 3.
  3. Install the Amazon Appstore from the Microsoft Store here ». Selecting "Get" will begin the installation of the App and will automatically install Windows Subsystem for Android too.
  4. After installation, the Amazon Appstore and the Windows Subsystem for Android Settings app will appear in the Start menu and your apps list. Open the Amazon Appstore and login with your Amazon account.
  5. Go to the Amazon App store and search for "CapCut". Open the app page by clicking the app icon. Click "Install". After installation, Click "Open" to start using the CapCut app.

To find CapCut Android app on Windows 11 after you install it, Go to Start menu » Recommended section. If you can't find the CapCut app there, click on "All apps" next to the pinned section in the Start menu and scroll through the list.

Was the setup process hard? Is Amazon Appstore on Windows not available in your country or Is CapCut app not working on your Windows 11? Simply download the APK directly and install via emulator. Follow the best guide for this here ».

CapCut - Video Editor On iTunes

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CapCut - Video Editor Software Features and Description

CapCut is a free all-in-one video editing app that helps you create incredible videos. 「Easy to use」 Cut, reverse and change speed: getting it just right is easier than ever, posting only your wonderful moments. 「High quality」 Advanced filters and flawless beauty effects open up a world of possibilities. 「Top Music Hits/Sounding incredible」 Tremendous music library and exclusive copyright songs. 「Stickers and text」 Top trending stickers and fonts let you fully express your videos. 「Effect」 Get creative with a range of magical effects.

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