HOW TO INSTALL LOSSLESSCUT FREE VIDEO CUTTER APP IN UBUNTU 16.04 – A BEST VIDEO TRIMMER FREE APPLICATION FOR LINUX
In this article we are going to learn How to install Losslesscut free video cutter app in Ubuntu 16.04. Losslesscut is a open source video trimmer free application used to cut video files in to small clips. It uses ffmpeg to cut the video files. This application is mainly useful for video editor professionals. Let’s take a examples : You shoot a movie. But apart from the story of the movie there is also we have shooted some unwanted contents which we don’t want to include in the movie. In that case we can use Losslesscut video trimmer free application to cut the unwated portion of the video file. This application can be used to cut both audio and video files.
Losslesscut free video cutter app is a cross platform application available for major operating systems i.e. Linux, Microsoft Windows, MacOS. You will find basic feature like pause & resume videos, easily take snapshots, use scissor tool to cut the video by marking start time & end time. Keyboard shortcuts are available to control all features which makes your work more faster & easier. Supports so many video formats like mkv, mov, mp4 and so on and supportable audio files are mp3, wav…etc..
Losslesscut video trimmer free application is a portable application hence not required to install it. Just download & extract the package to use the application.
Follow the below steps to install Losslesscut free video cutter app in Ubuntu 16.04 – A Best video trimmer free application for Linux
So let’s have a look at installation part of Losslesscut free video cutter app. Before we start the installation let’s update the packages & repositories of Ubuntu 16.04 using below command.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~$ sudo apt-get update # Update Packages & Repositories Hit:1 http://security.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-security InRelease Hit:2 http://ppa.launchpad.net/atareao/telegram/ubuntu xenial InRelease Hit:3 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial InRelease Hit:4 http://ppa.launchpad.net/dhor/myway/ubuntu xenial InRelease Hit:5 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-updates InRelease Hit:6 http://ppa.launchpad.net/dr-akulavich/lighttable/ubuntu xenial InRelease Hit:7 http://us.archive.ubuntu.com/ubuntu xenial-backports InRelease Hit:8 http://ppa.launchpad.net/embrosyn/xapps/ubuntu xenial InRelease Hit:9 http://ppa.launchpad.net/mhsabbagh/greenproject/ubuntu xenial InRelease Reading package lists... Done
Now we have to download the Losslesscut video trimmer free application package from official website. So use the below command to download the same.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~$ wget https://github.com/mifi/lossless-cut/releases/download/v1.9.0/LosslessCut-linux-x64.zip --2017-12-15 19:04:19-- https://github.com/mifi/lossless-cut/releases/download/v1.9.0/LosslessCut-linux-x64.zip Resolving github.com (github.com)... 188.8.131.52, 184.108.40.206 Connecting to github.com (github.com)|220.127.116.11|:443... connected. . . Saving to: ‘LosslessCut-linux-x64.zip’ LosslessCut-linux-x64.zip 100%[=====================================================================================>] 80.10M 613KB/s in 2m 19s 2017-12-15 19:06:41 (589 KB/s) - ‘LosslessCut-linux-x64.zip’ saved [83990584/83990584]
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Here I have already downloaded the Losslesscut video cutter package. Refer the output below.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~$ ls -l LosslessCut-linux-x64.zip # Downloaded Package -rw-rw-r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 83990584 Nov 21 14:26 LosslessCut-linux-x64.zip
As you can see below the downloaded Losslesscut free video cutter app package is in zip format. So to use this application we have to extract it. Hence use the below command to extract the package.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~$ unzip LosslessCut-linux-x64.zip # Extract the download Package
After extract the package you will get a directory named “LosslessCut-linux-x64“. Just go in to the directory using cd command.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~$ cd LosslessCut-linux-x64/ # Go in to the extracted directory
You will get all Losslesscut video trimmer free application supporting files inside the directory. Here we are concern with the script file “LosslessCut“.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~/LosslessCut-linux-x64$ ls -l # Supporting Files total 122784 -rw-r--r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 24844 Nov 21 23:03 blink_image_resources_200_percent.pak -rw-r--r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 15 Nov 21 23:03 content_resources_200_percent.pak -rw-r--r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 10141945 Nov 21 23:03 content_shell.pak -rw-r--r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 10130464 Nov 21 23:03 icudtl.dat -rw-r--r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 2960824 Nov 21 23:03 libffmpeg.so -rwxr-xr-x 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 20341616 Nov 21 23:03 libnode.so -rw-r--r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 1060 Nov 21 23:03 LICENSE -rw-r--r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 1708004 Nov 21 23:03 LICENSES.chromium.html drwxr-xr-x 2 elinuxbook elinuxbook 4096 Nov 21 23:03 locales -rwxr-xr-x 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 78816464 Nov 21 23:03 LosslessCut -rw-r--r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 342741 Nov 21 23:03 natives_blob.bin drwxr-xr-x 3 elinuxbook elinuxbook 4096 Nov 21 23:03 resources -rw-r--r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 993500 Nov 21 23:03 snapshot_blob.bin -rw-r--r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 163267 Nov 21 23:03 ui_resources_200_percent.pak -rw-r--r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 6 Nov 21 23:03 version -rw-r--r-- 1 elinuxbook elinuxbook 60144 Nov 21 23:03 views_resources_200_percent.pak
So just run the below command to directly open the Losslesscut free video cutter app. As i said earlier it’s an portable application and not need of any installation.
elinuxbook@ubuntu:~/LosslessCut-linux-x64$ ./LosslessCut # Open the application
Here below I have mentioned the snapshot of Losslesscut video trimmer free application :
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