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How to embed/hardcode SRT subtitles into mp4 videos with VLC?

I'm looking for a way to "burn in" or render/rembed/hardcode subtitles (from an SRT file) into an MP4 video with VLC. But no matter what options I use, it never works properly. I get a file that ...
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Hardsubbing MKV files that use .ass subtitles and embedded fonts

This question pertains only to Linux and FreeBSD. I have several soft subbed anime mkv files that I need to hardsub. they are all using .ass subtitles with embedded fonts. for example mkvinfo on one ...
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How to get SubEdit under Windows 7 working?

I need SubEdit Player to run under Windows 7. But every time I try to start I get "Class not registered" error. Yes, I tried to install the Vista Patch, but doesn't work under Win 7. Anybody got any ...
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.txt subtitles/transcript in VLC 2.0?

Yesterday I upgraded my VLC to 2.0. I was watching some video lectures of .mp4 format. The lectures were not having any subtitles but they provided me transcript in .txt files. I want them to be used ...
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Using Handbrake with Dropfolders to add subtitle automatically

I am using Handbrake GUI version and Dropfolders to execute Handbrake. I was able convert video files successfully without any parameter. It uses default preset I downloaded from lifehacker.com. Now I ...
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How to burn DVB subtitles into a video file for PS3?

I have recorded some TV programs using MythTV that contain DVB(-C) subtitles. I would like to play them on my PS3 with subtitles enabled. The playback on my PS3 works just fine, except that I can't ...
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How to merge subtitle and video files onto one DVD

I'm helping out a small educational group here in Denmark with translating English DVD course material into Danish, simply by adding danish subtitles to the movie. However, I'm having a hard time ...
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subtitle encoding issue with mkvtoolnix

so I've attached a few subtitles to a MKV with mkvtoolnix, but it appears that after muxing the character encoding is messed up. The input subtitles were UTF-8 encoded. I don't know what's the ...
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How to generate subtitle from text and video

I have seen this question but my one is a little different. I have the video of some lectures and also the exact text of the lectures. The lectures are in US English. The audio is good, no audible ...
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Good programs for adding hardsubs

What are some good programs for adding hardsubs to an avi file? I've tried mencoder, and it's pretty good, but I can't figure out how to change the color of the subtitles. So I'm looking for another ...
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How to add positioning in srt files

Am creating a very simple srt file for a video. 1 00:00:00,000 --> 00:00:00,999 X1:0 X2:0 Y1:0 Y2:0 770 mA,10 mA,0 mV, 2 00:00:01,000 --> 00:00:01,999 X1:0 X2:0 Y1:0 Y2:0 70 mA,20 mA,0 ...
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How to view soft subtitles in VLC player

I have created a video file with soft subtitles. These subtitles are visible in Windows Media Player, but they are not visible in VLC. What can I do? Do I have to create a -.srt file specifically ...
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Options for viewing subtitles with itunes movies

I love renting/buying movies from apple TV, but a lot of them come without subtitles. Is there a way to view subtitles (even if it's on my computer) while watching a movie? Some movies I rent but ...
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Options for viewing subtitles with itunes movies

I love renting/buying movies from Apple TV, but a lot of them come without subtitles. Is there a way to view subtitles (even if it's on my computer) while watching a movie? Some movies I rent ...
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Read .smi files without tags

When I read .smi files on ordinary text editors, they come with many tags. But I can read this without tags using Internet Explorer, I think. How can do this on Mac? I tried Safari, Chrome and Firefox ...
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Extract subtitle from video.

I am trying to extract subtitle from video as .srt file, I used the following command: FFMPEG -i mytestmovie.mkv -vn -an -codec:s:0.1 srt sub.srt But, I got an error as Unrecognized option ...
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How to embed subtitles to .Mov files for Quicktime?

I couldn't find a free way to do it, is there a way to embed subtitles free, without watermarks or time limitation ? I should not convert the video to any format, last format must be .mov, also the ...
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Removing section in .sub file and renumber rest of lines?

Here's the problem: An AVI file had a few seconds removed when it was ripped from a DVD, while its corresponding .sub subtitle file still contains the whole thing. So at around 2/3 into the movie, I ...
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UPNP server with subtitles support

i would like to find UPNP or DLNA server which allows to stream movies with srt subtitles to my iPad. I tried Airplay with Windows Media Player UPNP. It plays video but without subtitles.
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Burning to DVD with subtitles

I wish to burn DVDs plus the usual standard input file formats like AVI, DivX, WMV etc. to a DVD with the ability to add subtitles. So far all burning programs I have tried have been unable to do ...
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Subtitle program for DVD on Mac

I like the looks of Belle Nuit Subtitler, even though the price is a bit high. Does anyone know any other program like it that can add subtitles to a video stream while watching the stream itself? ...
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FFmpeg: Exporting subtitle stream to .ass file

What I'm trying to do is exporting the subtile stream of a MKV-file to a ASS-subtitle-file. I'm not really experienced with ffmpeg so I'm sorry if I miss something obvious This is what I've got so ...
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How to keep subtitle ind HandBrakeCLI?

I do use the commandline version of HandBrake - HandBrakeCLI. I like the Normal preset of HandBrake and would like to continue using it. I found the actual command input of this preset, but what ...
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Extract S_VOBSUB encoded Subtitles from .MKV container as .SRT

I am working in Linux (Ubuntu) I tried to do it with ffmpeg and mkvtoolnix (mkvextract track) Problems: ffmpeg does not work with S_VOBSUB encoded subtitles mkvtoolnix converts S_VOBSUB to .idx/.sub ...
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Adding subtitles to a DVD with dvdauthor

How do I add subtitles to a DVD that I'm authoring using dvdauthor?
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Is it possible to embed subtitles in an MP4 with the forced option in MeGui?

I want to show subtitles with my web player (it supports Flash and HTML5). I'm using the .mp4 format and I can add subtitles to the player with an external .srt file, but I want to embed subtitle to ...
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Can VLC be set to show external subtitles when playing a DVD movie?

I was looking for ways to use external subtitles with DVD movies and have found several solutions (amongst others, MPC-HC). But I was surprised that VLC was not a solution here - and I imagine some ...
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Remove subtitles from an AVI?

I got my hands on an old AVI. When opened with VLC, it looks like there are two embedded SRT in the AVI header (possible?) Can I remove them? (Yes, they are soft subs) Or can I clean the header? I ...
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How to simply remove subtitles and languages with handbrake?

I use Handbrake to transcode some of my MPEG-2 Transport Stream videos, but I'm not pleased with the resulting quality, even if set high bitrates. So my idea is to simply remove unwanted audio tracks ...
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Mencoder doesn't work right in OSX anymore

The following works correctly in Linux. However when I try the same thing on the same files in OSX, the subtitles aren't showing. mencoder video.mp4 -vf pp=de,scale=1280:720 \ -oac pcm -o ...
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How to emphasize certain words in subtitles using mencoder?

I'm using "mencoder" application to add subtitles to an AVI file. In the subtitles, there are certain words I want to emphasize by making them appear either in bold or in italics. I've tried ...
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How to burn a set of AVI files with corresponding subs to DVD

I have a movie splitted in 3 .avi files with corresponding subtitles (.srt) to each of them. Is there any program (preferably for Linux) which can burn the complete movie to a DVD?
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Is there a quick and easy way to inspect DVD subtitles?

I'm looking for an easy and if possible quick way to inspect DVD subtitles, to determine their properties. I am ripping some of my movies in .mkv format, using Handbrake for linux, and I'm having an ...
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How to burn colorful subtitle into video using ffmpeg?

I want to burn an srt file into a mp4 video. To make the subtitles perfectly visible, I want the subtitle text to be yellow on a brownish semi-transparent background. I know that there are some GUI ...
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What is VLC subtitle position keyboard shortcut

What are the keyboard shortcuts to move subtitles in VLC up or down?
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How to Embed Subtitle to MP4 Without Re-Encoding or ( Is it possible to show Softcoded Subtitle in Web Flash Player )

I have mp4 videos. I need mp4 videos for my website so i dont want to re-encode my mp4 videos to mp4 to add subtitle. I can add subtitle to my videos with MP4Box (with CMD) but it is softcoded. ...
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FFmpeg: Error when copying subtitle-streams using iFFmpeg

First of all: I'm new to this forum and not that much experienced with FFmpeg so I'm using the iFFmpeg GUI for Mac OSX. Also my native language is not English. So here's my problem: I got a MKV input ...
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ffmpeg copy attached fonts to be used by .ass subtitles

I have a .ass file that I want to mux into a video that requires additional fonts. There seems to be no option to copy the attachments from one file to another, so I dumped them all using ffmpeg ...
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How to stream video from VLC with subtitles overlayed?

I am trying to stream a video with VLC with subtitles overlayed on my local network. The command I am using without success: vlc -vvv myvideo.mkv :sub-file=mysub.srt :file-caching=300 ...
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How to create a subtitle using only keyboard with Workshop Subtitle?

I would like to translate some videos by create some subtitles, but I would like to do that in a more efficient way using Workshop Subtitle. ( You can recommend another software if is the case =] ) ...
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How do I sync delay subtitle by handbrake

I have the video file and subtitle file, it is not a perfect match, I can watch it with VLC by delaying the subtitle. I have handbrake to combine the subtitle with the video file how can I make it so ...
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Play video with a clickable rolling transcript on the side

I've noticed that EdX has this functionality in their courses. I find it very useful, as it allows me to quickly skim through the transcript and click where the interesting part begins, which forwards ...
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How to achieve sharp subtitle appearance in WMP - Windows 7

I use WMP and MPC-HC in my Windows7 PC. Everything is fine with MPC-HC, and I installed Shark 007 codecs for WMP. In Shark codec setting I selected FFDShow DXVA for subtitles. It works well, I have ...
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Retrieve subtitle using ffmpeg

I've recorded a program through HDHomeRun (DVB-T), now I want to convert it into a format that apple can understand, but I'm a bit in a stand still because I also wants the subtitles. This is the ...
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.srt subtitle files not loading for .mkv video files

When I try play a .mkv video file in any player like VLC Player, GOM player or KMPlayer (not even on drag and drop), subtitles with .srt extension are not working for these video files in my Windows 7 ...
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Video conversion with mencoder messes up subtitles

After much searching on google I have finally found a simple yet effective way to convert mkv videos to avi preserving subtitles (and with a little quality loss due to my own needs): mencoder -oac ...
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Getting subtitles from the Internet in Media Player Classic

I'm watching a movie in Media Player Classic (it goes with K-Lite Codec Pack), and when I press D — I get a list of available subtitles for this movie that I can download from the Internet ...
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Transfer timestamps between .srt subtitle files

Assuming I have two subtitle files with .srt extension, ENGLISH_DVD.srt - Subtitles in English language obtained from a DVD TURKISH_TV.srt - Subtitles in Turkish language obtained from a TV ...
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English Subtitle database [or another spoken English text collection] - where to download?

I study linguistics and I need a large collection of spoken English texts. I can download subtitles one by one [from one of the subtitle sites] manually [it would take months], but is there a way to ...
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How to fix blinking subs

Is there any software that can be used to fix blinking subs? Its just okay when I watch it on my computer but when I convert it and then watch it on other devices, the subtitles are gone.