Edit a Recording using the Transcript

Plan: All Plans
Device: Computer Browser

Riverside's text-based editing lets you search and trim your recording using the transcription of the conversation that Riverside generates automatically.

Step by step

  1. On a computer, log in to your Riverside account.
  2. Under Studios, click the relevant Studio.
  3. Click the relevant recording.
  4. In the top right corner, click Go to editor.
    Or scroll to Clips and click a clip with a Draft or magic-spark-icon.svg Magic Clip label.
  1. Above the timeline, click transcript_icon_bk.svg Transcript.

    Search for a Word or Phrase

  2. At the top of the page, click the search.svg Search box.
  3. Type a word or phrase to search.
  4. Press Enter to highlight the term in the timeline.
  5. Click ⌄ chevron-down.svg or ⌃ chevron-up.svg to navigate to each result in the timeline.
    Editor_Transcript – Search.png

    Remove a Word or Phrase

  6. Click and drag to select a word, phrase, or multiple lines.
  7. Click delete-remove_trash.svg Remove or press Backspace to cut it from the recording.
    Editor_Transcript – Split.png

    Remove a Larger Section

  8. Click a word at the desired section start-point.
  9. Above the timeline, click split-timeline-20x20.svg Split.
  10. Click a word at the desired section end-point, then click split-timeline-20x20.svg Split.
  11. Above the timeline, click delete-remove_trash.svg Remove or drag the trimming handles to remove the section.

    Restore a Section

  12. Highlight the text that you removed.
  13. Next to the text, click revert-edit.svg Revert.
    Editor_Transcript – Deleted.png

Phrases and sections you remove are shown in grey. They do not appear in search results.

If multiple participants spoke at the same time, you may still see their words in the transcript after you have removed that section from the recording.

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