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How to Merge Videos in VLC without Problems

Author by Annie

Updated on Aug 18, 2023

VLC is not just a universal media player, it also works as a useful video editor to merge/cut/rotate videos. Here we will show you how to merge videos in VLC step by step.

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Does VLC Merge Videos?

I’m sure there is a traffic cone icon on most people’s computer desktop, and that is VLC Media Player. Why VLC is so popular? The most important part is that it comes with abundant audio and video decoders, which can play almost all the media files without codec packs. Although it is well-known for video & audio playback, there are other features that endear itself to many users, such as split videos, convert audio/video files, record screen, download YouTube videos, and even rip DVD. So perhaps you would ask: “Dose VLC merge videos?” Of course! In the following parts, we will give you a step-by-step instruction on how to merge videos in VLC.

3 Steps on How to Merge Videos in VLC

You can merge videos with VLC using the VLC's command-line feature. And you can merge all kinds of videos, such as merge MP4 files in VLC, merge AVI, MOV, MKV, etc. But before using VLC merge videos, please make sure that the video clips you want to merge are the same video formats. If the video formats are different, then the first thing is to convert them to the same video formats. Now, follow the steps to go on with the VLC combine videos process.

Merge Videos in VLC

Step 1. Set up a new folder and put in all the source video clips. Then hold the Shift button, right-click the new folder, and select Open command window.

Step 2. Input the VLC merge vides command line in the window. For example, "VLC installation path" file1.ext file2.ext file3.ext --sout "#gather:std{access=file,dst=mergedfile.ext}" --sout-keep

Notice: The number 1 and 2 represent the videos’ names. Before inputting the command, you can modify the command appropriately based on the situation, and pay attention to the sequence of the video clips.

Before opening the merged videos, make sure VLC is closed, or it will lead to the merging failure or video/audio out of sync problem.

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Combine Videos with VLC Video Joiner Alternative

Step 1. Import the Videos to the VLC Video Joiner Alternative

First, launch the easy-to-use video joiner on your computer, select "Converter", then click “Add Files” to add your desired video clips to the program, or you can just drag and drop them to the main interface. Next, click Merge button in the middle of the top menu bar.

Select Videos to Go on the Merge Process

Step 2. Select All the Video Clips on the Merge Window and Go on the Merge Videos Process

Press the Merge on the merge window as marked in the image to create pack before selecting video clips, (you’re allowed to create pack 1, pack 2, pack 3...). Then drag and drop the video clips from the Original column to the new pack. Also, you can rearrange the video clips orders by dragging. At last, click the Merge button on the lower right corner to continue. This is the best way to merge videos without quality loss.

Complete the Video Merge Process

Step 3. Start to Merge Video Clips

After the 2 steps above, you will see the merged video packs in the main interface. Then click the Output Format window on the right side and choose your wanted video format under the “Video” tab. Press Run, and the merged video will be automatically converted to the proper format at once.

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