Roles

These are the roles that are needed:

  • Asset
  • Search

API Links

Video Player Captions API Link

Video Player Captions

The iconik Frame-Accurate Video Player can playback video and show Captions/Subtitles whilst playing when they are available.

Multiple captions/subtitles can be associated to a video asset and each can be defined with a language and whether they are closed captions or not.

Switching.

When captions are available, an icon will show in the video player next to the audio icon.

Clicking on this will open a menu with which you can:

  • Turn off the playback of Captions/Subtitles.
  • Choose between the available Captions/Subtitles.

Adding Captions

Captions or Subtitles have to be associated to one asset. The caption file should be either in .vtt or .srt format.

For information see Uploading subtitles/captions

Captions can also be generated based on the content in the video using Google Video Intelligence

Managing Captions and subtitles

If you have the correct role you will be able to delete a caption, it is however not possible yet to delete a Google Video Intelligence Caption.

For more information see Subtitles and Captions Administration

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