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Is there a way to download the auto generated subtitles of videos in a private / public YouTube playlist?

I found this cool Reddit link here which basically does what the title says, but this stuff felt a bit confusing to me. Can somebody please suggest if there's a better way to download the ...
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Gnome Subtitles - how to merge different files

I found Gnome Subtitles to be an excellent program for creating video subtitles and translations. Now I have a long documentary that is originally divided into multiple chapters and individual video ...
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Change the speed of subtitles in an srt file

I have a set of videos that were recorded at 25 fps. That was the original speed of the video and I want to keep it that way. The video and audio work fine. I have a corresponding set of subtitle ...
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VLC : ass subtitles not as big as default video player

At the moment, I'm working on the subtitling of an anime. I thought subtitles were fine and finished, but apparently that's not the case. I'm using Aegisub, and here's what the preview of the video ...
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How to change subtitle script resolution? (PlayResX: PlayResY: )

I have a .ass(SubStation Alpha) subtitle the resolution is PlayResX:640 PlayResY:360 I want it to change to PlayResX:1920 PlayResY:1080 Can ffmpeg do this?
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How to Batch Merge Identically-Named Subtitles and Audio Files Into a .MKV File

I am very unfamiliar with how batch processing with MKVToolNix (I just barely know how to save a .bat file and make it use MKVToolNix), so forgive me if this is obvious. I found an answer here (Batch ...
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Using ffmpeg, how can i HardCode Subtitles from a mkv/external file using the provided stream language

so, i know that i can map the audio streams and only export one using ffmpeg -i video.mkv -map 0:V -map 0:a:m:language:eng -map 0:s -c copy out.mp4 But now i would like to mapsubtitles which are lang ...
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ffmpeg: adding subtitles (.srt) to MKV only adds first subtitle frame

I am trying to add a separate .srt file to an existing MKV container using ffmpeg: > ffmpeg -i 'input.mkv' -fix_sub_duration -i 'subtitles.srt' -map 0 -c copy -map 1 -c:s:1 srt 'output.mkv' I am ...
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VLC load subs when audio is not english

When using files with all streams baked in (almost exclusively mkv) and correctly assigned language metadata, I want VLC to either: Use English audio if available and no subs If not, use first audio ...
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How can I fix Error: “No usable fontconfig configuration file found, using fallback.” in a WIN10 when I try hardsub a SRT in a MP4?

I trying to burn a subtitle on video but no way to get this. Already create a bin fonts\fonts.conf in everywhere but seems not working right. But the same code works on another computer. Someone can ...
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Convert auto generated subtitle to srt format with youtube-dl

I want to download generated subtitle from youtube and convert it to srt format using command youtube-dl --write-auto-sub --sub-lang en --convert-subs=srt --skip-download <URL> it just output ....
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Move .ass subtitles below the video

I am watching a show in 1920x960 format on my 1920x1080 screen in VLC player, with subtitles coming from an .ass file. This is what it looks like: I would like to move the subtitles into the black ...
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Little stroke in the text in Premiere Pro

I have a problem in Premiere Pro 2018. When I add captions with Arabic text or anything like it I have a little stroke in the text. The longer the text is, the worse it looks like. here is a pic: ...
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Handbrake adding text to subtitles

I am trying to re-encode some video files using handbrake, yet Handbrake seems to add the text cdat to the end of every subtitle line. I have looked through handbrake's subtitle setting and I can't ...
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Any way to fix out of sync embedded mkv subtitles? [duplicate]

The subtitles built into the video are off I think because a different framerate than the video. They start out synced but within a minute or so they start getting behind and by the 7:30 mark the ...
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How do you open multiple videos with multiple subtitles in VLC from command-line?

Usually, you can use this command to open a video with a subtitle in VLC, if it isn't detected automatically: vlc.exe path_to_video.mp4 --sub-file path_to_sub.srt But I want to open multiple videos, ...
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ffmpeg sets subtitles to start at beginning of video, not when theyre suppised to

im trying to copy subtitles over with ffmpeg, and it removes the initial start time and sets it to 0s, when its supposed to be somwhere around 2 mins in. they are pgs subtitles. ive looked around but ...
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Which text file encoding should i use to be compatible between Windows and Linux?

If i want text file (in this case .srt subtitle file) or just plain text file with various characters including ěščřžýáíéůú (WINDOWS-1250) in general to be working well both on Windows and Linux, ...
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Why is FFmpeg suddenly throwing “Segmentation fault: 11” errors and creating output files with only “ftypisomisomiso2avc1mp4freemdat” as content?

I am running FFmpeg version 4.3.1 — as installed via Homebrew — on macOS Catalina (10.15.7). And this morning I was running a standard FFmpeg command to I use merge MP4 and SRT subtitles: ffmpeg -y -i ...
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How to OCR the hardcoded Korean subtitles from a movie?

I got a Chinese movie called "Xin li zui (2017)" with Korean subtitles, burned into it. Or, 'hardcoded'. Now, with an French, Spanish or English subbed movie or just any movie which uses the ...
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resize/change aspect ratio of PGS subtitles with ffmpeg

i have some blu-ray rips that i have re-encoded. they were letterboxed and so now have resolutions of 1920x816, 1920x804, etc. and this has caused some issues with the subtitles. in some video players ...
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ffprobe misses some internal subtitles

I've written a little script that simply executes ffprobe -i %filename% and then displays the rows containing the word Stream, that way I can quickly see video, sound and subtiles. however, I've ...
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ffmpeg How to make round shape background below the text when using ass to add subtitles?

How to make round shape background below the text when using ass to add subtitles like: enter image description here
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Using mkvmerge to Merge Subtitle Tracks

I am looking for a way to merge two MKV files, each with an embedded subtitle track, into one where the subtitle tracks merge properly and in order. Right now I get two separate subtitle tracks, and ...
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I would like to re-pack MKV files while keeping ALL subtitles

I have been using MakeMKV to rip DVDs to my hard drive. This program works OK, but produces very inefficient files. Resulting video files from Blu-Rays are typically 35GB or more. I would like to use ...
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VLC Media player won't play video when I add subtitles

I am currently trying to play a video file on VLC Media Player. The video file is from an episode of a TV show, and it doesn't come with subtitles. When I play the video on VLC Media Player by simply ...
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Can't set subtitle track as default with ffmpeg

I am trying to follow this answer to apply some .ass subtitles to a .mp4 video, and have them show by default when I open the video in VLC. My command is ffmpeg.exe -i video.mp4 -i subs.ass -c:v copy -...
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cannot see subtitles in vlc

version: 3.0.11 vetinari (not quite sure what the means) os: zorin ult 15 (ubuntu based) these are the files $ tree . ├── Another 12.mkv └── [ReinWeiss] Another - 12 [1080p CR-Modified].ass the files ...
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Subtitles do not appear immediately after I have stopped them and enabled them again

I am using VLC media player to watch movies, and sometimes I enable subtitles with the V hotkey. And they work fine. But if I accidentally press the V key again, and then one time more, the same line ...
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Subtitles in VLC are randomly skipped

I'm trying to watch the Fennoscandian edition of Avatar Aang: The last airbender and downloaded English subtitles. The file itself looks fine in Linux' Subtitle Editor and the timings are displayed ...
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Can ffmpeg Extract dvd_subtitles to separate file?

Can I extract dvd_subtitles from an .mkv file using ffmpeg into a separate file like a .sub or .idx? Or both? Thank you for your help/advice.
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Translating Video Game subtitles to Arabic

I'm trying to translate the TEXT files of Alien:Isolation from English To Arabic letters. Exactly what this person did ! https://www.facebook.com/GamesInArabic/videos/%D8%AA%D8%B9%D8%B1%D9%8A%D8%A8-%...
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ffmpeg: Container Change MKV to MP4 Streams: 1 Video, 2 Audio, 1 Subtitle, 1 Attachment

I'm changing containers from MKV to MP4. I think I'm close, but I can't figure out how to keep the Subtitle and Attachment (font for the subtitles) streams. Stream 0 Video (H264) - Stream 1 Audio (...
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Subtitle Edit: Video Doesn't Load

I am currently editing a subtitle file with Subtitle Edit but the video won't load (shows a Black or White Screen). The audio plays fine though so I'm not sure what went wrong. I use DirectShow as my ...
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Subtite Edit: Unable to Choose a Video Engine

There is the option to pick a video engine in Subtitle Edit but only DirectShow and mpv are available for me. I'd like to use MPC-HC. Both Subtitle Edit and K-Lite Codec Pack with MPC are installed on ...
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Is there way to increase speed of adding subtitles to a video?

Currently I do it this way: ffmpeg -i video.mp4 -vf ass=subs.ass output.mp4. But with some videos it takes too long. Is there way to increase speed of that: may be saving output file with lesser ...
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Remove embedded subtitle streams from media file without “streaming/remuxing”

This related post gives a solution: mkvmerge -o output.mkv input.mkv -S # remove all subtitle tracks This other related post gives a solution: ffmpeg -i input.mp4 -c:v copy -c:a copy -map_metadata 0:...
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How do I embed ttml caption files inside mp4 video files?

In this situation, I know ffmpeg is the general answer by doing something like ffmpeg -i 40\ Days\ Falling\ Apart-55db1e546b66d1421b2cb43c.mp4 -i 40\ Days\ Falling\ Apart-55db1e546b66d1421b2cb43c.en....
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Netflix Korean subtitle issues

I'm downloading subtitles from netflix , the German subtitle looks fine but the Korean one looks a bit weird and they are both UTF8. The file format is XML. What encoding should I use ? Should I ...
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converting mkv_vtt to mp4_srt using FFmpeg

I'm trying to convert a lot of .mkv videos with embedded .vtt subtitles to .mp4's with embedded .srt subtitles using ffmpeg, but I just can't seem to find the perfect command to do it, I tried ...
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How to specify subtitle palette in MKV-file with ffmpeg?

How could I please define the subtitle palette in an MKV-file? (Already asked in http://ffmpeg.org/pipermail/ffmpeg-user/2020-May/048826.html but without any answer.) I would like to convert videos ...
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Is it possible to remove all not translation related captions/subtitles from an SRT file?

I want to remove the captions from subtitles in SRT files. I just want the translations in movies not everything they say and all the SRTs I’ve come across don’t have the markers that show a ...
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How to convert an mkv file with several subtitle tracks into mp4 with one of the subtitle streams hardcoded using ffmpeg?

I would like to know how to convert an mkv file with several subtitle and audio tracks into an mp4 with one of the subtitle tracks hardcoded and a single audio track selected using ffmpeg? It should ...
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ffmpeg: how to map best video & audio streams (only) and ALL subtitle streams

In ffmpeg, when I don't use the map option, it will automatically select the best streams which is excellent for me. This is good for video and audio streams, but as for the subtitles - I want all of ...
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regex - replace ordered list of lines matching a string with another list

I have such confused ideas I couldn't describe well the problem synthetically, hence the title is horrible. Suggest me a better one too, while you're at it. Basically, I have two SubRip (.srt) ...
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How to download tricky subtitles with youtube-dl?

I am trying to download the subtitles for this stream (https://live.performa.intio.tv/media/30e671d3-0bd2-46db-b70d-6fb4cb6be350/master-allsubs.m3u8), using youtube-dl. In the m3u8 file subtitles are ...
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Can't Get Subtitles to Format Correctly

I currently have a video file (MKV) and a subtitle file (WebVTT). The subtitles are not formatted well as they don't move to appropriate locations and the text is much too big. I converted the ...
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ffmpeg doesn't see subtitle in mp4

I have mp4 file, which has the subtitle stream according VLC player (ttml). But FFMpeg see only video and audio stream. Why could it happen and if it's possible to fix it? Or if it's another tools ...
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How to convert from .srt to .ass with FFmpeg without decoding errors

When I try the following command with FFmpeg (v. git-2020-03-24-e5d25d1): ffmpeg -i subs.srt subs.ass (subs.srt), I get a bunch of the following errors: [srt @ 0000028ea78fa780] Invalid UTF-8 in ...
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FFMPEG, resize, watermark and compress a video

I can't quite combine a couple of commands in FFMPEG. I'm trying to Burn in an external subtitle file map all other streams since the file contains many audio and subtitle tracks i don't wish to ...

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