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How to create automatic subtitles?

You know how Youtube creates "automatic" subtitles based on the sound on a video? (sound-to-text) I have an MP4 file on my computer. How do I create "automatic" subtitles based on the video's sound, ...
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Adding subtitles to a movie

I am looking for a tool (for Windows), that I can use to add subtitles to a movie. The movie is a movie that I made myself, and obviously the subtitles contains the translation to a different language....
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Free alternative to SubtitlesApp for Windows

SubtitlesApp recently made a jerk move by transforming a free app on a paid app, while asking users to upgrade to version 3 (which is paid) and not providing the old 2 version for download (and for ...
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Adding closed captions to online videos

I am looking for a program/browser extension that can generate closed captions on any video I watch online. I like to watch a lot of YouTube tutorials, breaking news, and general information videos ...
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Overlay subtitles over Web videos

I’m looking for a way to overlay subtitles when watching a video on the Web. Features: It should work for every kind of video, no matter which player is used (Flash, HTML5 video, …). It should also ...
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Video player makes displayed subtitles select-able as text

I'm looking for a video player that makes displayed subtitles select-able. If you don't understand what I mean, this is an illustrative example of exactly what I need: Let's consider that I'm ...
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Program that can extract subtitles from hard-subbed videos?

I am looking for a program that can extract/create subtitles from a video that has been hard-subbed rather than a video that has been soft-subbed where it is rather quite easy to extract these ...
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Synchronizing translated subtitles

I have a friend who does not understand English, and he wants to watch 24. I downloaded it for him, but while the English subtitles are perfect, some Arabic subtitles are not synchronized correctly. ...
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Media player with mouse-selectable subtitles (for copy and paste)

Could you help me to find a free media player for Windows which allows to select and copy a part of subtitles during watching a video? Something like this:
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DVD burner that support DVD players

I want to burn the entire 24 seasons for a friend on DVDs + Arabic subtitles so he can watch them on his DVD player. Requirements are simple: Free, not necessarily open source Supports all kind of ...
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Subtitler that showing audio waveform

I'm looking for a subtitler (like Media Subtitler or Subtitle Workshop) but one that will shows the audio waveform. The audio waveform should be able to help me align the start/end positions of a ...
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Subtitle program to synchronize the subtitle with video

A lot of times when I search over the internet for a subtitle to a movie, I get many results, but sometimes the subtitle I get isn't suitable to the movie format. For example: movie in Blu-ray and ...
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Software that joins multiple subtitle files that can be synced with video after joining

I want to join multiple subtitle files into a single file. The timecode of the 2nd subtitle must continue from the 1st subtitle file's timecode and so on. I've tried Easy Subtitle Joiner, but when I ...
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Automatic subtitle syncronization

I have subtitles without timing and I need to automatically sync them to a video. After some searching, I found http://www.jaivox.com/wordalign.html http://cmusphinx.sourceforge.net/2014/07/long-...
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Offline Video Subtitle creator for Windows?

I'm looking for a free offline Subtitle creator program that allows me to create & edit subtitles for my screen recorded videos from scratch. Any suggestions of a product that's free (like in "...
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Program to create and “embed” subtitles to a movie

I'm looking for a gratis Windows program that can help me create and "embed" subtitles to a movie. Unlike this question, I'm looking for something that adds the subtitle text to the video frames ...
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Changing the position of the subtitle by dragging

Is there any video player app which allow to drag the subtitle to a news position? Ideally it may allow to add more than one subtitle to screen.
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Mac OS or iOS video player with current subtitle dictionary lookup capabilities

Daum PotPlayer for Windows has this feature - while watching a soft-subtitled video, you can click on any word, and browser page with this word in an online dictionary will open. I'm looking for ...
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Beautiful visualization of narrated sentences (presentation video)

I've written a long list of soothing thoughts that I want to make into a video that will help my clients relax and recenter in a meditative way. I could make a barebones PowerPoint presentation that ...
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Software that gives closed captioning to YouTube Videos

I make YouTube videos and I want to add closed captioning to my videos. But I'm not a transcriber and I can't afford to hire one. The options for such software overwhelms me. I need software that ...
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Software or a search engine which can find a list of videos that contain a list of specific words in its subtitle

Suppose I want to find a list of videos which contain a list of specific words in its subtitle. For example, let's say that I have a list of 1,000 words that I want to search for. I need a software ...
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Closed Captions: Is there any software to comapre .bdf fonts vs .ttf fonts?

Closed Captions: In one of the digital multimedia device bdf fonts files were used for displaying closed cations. I have replaced the bdf fonts with ttf fonts. Closed captions are displaying but now ...