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How to Download HitFilm Express to Edit Free Video | Edition and creation

HitFilm Express is a powerful free video editor. The program can be downloaded on Windows and macOS, but the procedure can be a bit tricky because the download requires registration, activation and some extra steps compared to common installation. If you want to use the free software but get confused by the process, follow the tutorial tips below to download the video editor. It shows the complete walkthrough, from first access to the HitFilm Express website to unlocking and activating the program on the computer.

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Step 1. Log in to the HitFilm Express website (fxhome/hitfilm-express) and accept the use of cookies. Then hit the "Get HitFilm Express Free" button;

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HitFilm Express free version home download Photo: Playback / Raquel Freire

Step 2. The site will ask you to share the video editor via Twitter or Facebook. Tick ??the desired platform button (in this example, we choose Facebook);

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HitFilm Express Sharing Social Network Photo: Playback / Raquel Freire

Step 3. Edit the post the way you want and press "Post to Facebook". You can also simply close the window without sharing the site allows you to proceed with the download normally;

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HitFilm Express share post on Facebook to download free editor Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Step 4. In the form that appears on the screen, enter a username, enter your email address, create a password, choose the location country, and enter your age range. Then press the "Send me the Express download" button;

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HitFilm Express download submission form Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Step 5. A shipment confirmation message will be displayed on the screen. Close it and open your email box;

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HitFilm Express Download Confirmation Message to Email Photo: Playback / Raquel Freire

Step 6. Upon entering the mail server, look for the title message "Download HitFilm Express now", not forgetting to look in boxes like spam and promo boxes. Open the message and then press the "Grab your software" button;

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Button with HitFilm Express download link emailed Photo: Playback / Raquel Freire

Step 7. In the window you will be redirected to, press the download button for the correct system (in this example, Windows);

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Choice of operating system to install HitFilm Express Free Photo: Reproduo / Raquel Freire

Step 8. Choose the folder in which the file will be saved. Then open the directory and run the program to begin the installation. In the installer, first press the "Next" button. Then check the box to accept the terms of use and choose from typical, custom or complete installs, always pressing "Next" to proceed;

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Running HitFilm Express video editor installer on Windows Photo: Playback / Raquel Freire

Step 9. With HitFilm Express settings configured, press "Install" on the installer. Wait for the message "Completed the HitFilm Express Setup Wizard" to appear. Check the "Start HitFilm Express" box and then press the "Finish" button;

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HitFilm Express installation finished on Windows 10 Photo: Playback / Raquel Freire

Step 10. When opened, HitFilm Express will display an action box. Select "Activate & Unlock" to unlock the editor on your machine;

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HitFilm Express activation and unlocking option after installed on the system Photo: Playback / Raquel Freire

Step 11. Enter the email and password entered in the registration form and press the "Login" button;

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HitFilm Express activation login with credentials entered at registration Photo: Reproduction / Raquel Freire

Step 12. The program will inform you that you need to restart HitFilm Express for activation to complete. Press the "Close" button to close and open the software;

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HitFilm Express reboot required for editor activation Photo: Playback / Raquel Freire

Step 13. Ready! You can now use all the features of the HitFilm Express Free video editor.

HitFilm Express Free video editor installed and activated on the system Photo: Playback / Raquel FreireHitFilm Express Free video editor installed and activated on the system Photo: Playback / Raquel Freire

HitFilm Express Free video editor installed and activated on the system Photo: Playback / Raquel Freire