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Subtitle your videos automatically

Subtitle your videos automatically

The easiest way to subtitle your videos

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In short

In this article, you will learn how to easily subtitle/caption your videos online. The only thing you need for subtitling is an internet connection and a video with spoken text in it.

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Create a Type Studio account

Click here to create an account or Log in or click here to get instructions on how to create an account.

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Upload your video

After logging in, you will be directed to the dashboard per default. To Upload a video, click on the top left card that has a plus on it. You can now drag your video into the dropdown area or choose the video from your computer.

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Transcription

After you choose the video you would like to upload, we automatically start to transcribe your video. This process will take a few minutes. Please don’t close your browser tab while we are transcribing.

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Turn on subtitles

After transcribing you now see your transcript of the left side of your window and your video on the right side. To turn on the subtitles, click on the subtitle icon in the navbar on the top of your window.

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Show dynamic or static subtitles

After clicking on the icon a context menu appears. You can now choose if you want your subtitles to be static(2) or dynamic(3). To hide your subtitles click on the “none”(1) button on the left side.

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Change the style

If the bottom of the subtitle context menu you can choose other colors for the background or the text. You can change the text color and the font family too.

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Get burned in subtitles

To get burned in subtitles, hit the export button in the top left corner of your video. After clicking it the rendering will start. You will receive a mail when your rendering is finished.

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Download

To download the transcript, click on “Export Text” in the top right corner. In the dropdown, you can choose to download the .srt, .vtt, or as a raw text file. If you want to know how to add these files to YouTube or LinkedIn, take a look here.