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Uploading Subtitles/Captions

Captions or Subtitles can be associated to a video asset. The caption file should be in one of the supported formats, see supported formats for more information.

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The asset must be a Video Asset.

  1. Go to the Asset page for the assets that you have Captions or Subtitles for.
  2. To upload choose one of the following options:
    1. Open the Files panel and click + UPLOAD NEW and choose Subtitles use your browsers file chooser to select.
    2. Drag the subtitle or caption file onto the asset window
  3. Or drag the captions file onto the asset screen
  4. A modal dialog will open.
  5. Select the language from the list that the subtitle file contains.
  6. If the caption file is for closed captions click Closed Captions.
  7. Choose if you want the subtitle file to be turned into a transcription.
  8. Click
  9. You can monitor the uploader from the menu on the bottom left:
  10. Repeat if you have more captions.

Once the caption has been processed it should be available in the player.

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