I have subtitles that are already coded into a video, but which are delayed by 700ms.
I have about 50 episodes of a show and it's getting annoying to have to set the subtitle delay in VLC everytime I want to watch it.
How can I fix these videos?
If you're getting the subtitles from a separate file (ending in
If you absolutely must use a program (rather than a website) then this page has a list of software (for Windows, OS X and Linux) which will not only delay subtitles but do many other useful things. There is also a Super User question asking what the best subtitle editor is.
If the subtitles are already baked into the video, then there is nothing you can do. However since you mention that you're able to change the delay in VLC, then it would suggest that you are using a separate subtitle file.