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Questions tagged [subtitles]

DO NOT USE THIS TAG. Substitles reters to onscreen, textual version of video dialogue (and sometimes sound effects), often in translation, and for captions (‘closed’ or ’open’ ) but not for alternate titles of works such as books, plays, films or music, etc.

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Youtube force language of auto-generated subtitles

It happens to me countless times. Just for an example, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=djzGkEWzCwM the language options of the closed captions only have one auto-generated option, which is "Korean (...
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Search Netflix for results as an intersection of two categories (audio language, subtitles)

I want to find the collection of programmes available on Netflix (in Japan, but I think the answer will probably be the same for any region) which are returned for two separate searches - in my case, ...
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How to force YouTube to generate subtitles or caption automatically?

I am having a hard time with my studying. I have to take many courses in Korean but I don't know any Korean. I tried to record the video lecture and then upload it on YouTube automatically to have ...
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Add to YouTube subtitles in a non-listed language

I'd like to add subtitles in a non-listed yet language on YouTube. I've already seen something like this on YouTube. How to do that?
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Why are automatic captions on YouTube not available in more languages?

The official documentation says "Automatic captions are available in English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish." Is there a reason why YouTube doesn'...
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Configure/ Set YouTube Subtitles/ Close Captions CC to Auto-Translate to English permanently? How?

Configure/ Set YouTube Subtitles/ Close Captions CC to Auto-Translate to English permanently? How? Every time I open a video on YouTube (especially if it is not in English) I have to go through ...
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YouTube offline videos captions not seen on playback

I have saved a YouTube video of 1.5 hrs after verifying that it has captions(Offline videos). However when I play the offline video with the captions on, it still doesn't show any captions. Please ...
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How to unpublish or remove all auto-generated subtitles from all my YouTube videos?

I have more than 200 videos uploaded to YouTube with YouTube-generated subtitles. Now I need to unpublish or remove all of them. Doing this by hand would take ages. Is there any batch-way how to ...
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Which format to use to upload stylized subtitles to YouTube?

I would like to upload stylized subtitles to YouTube. Mainly, I need the ability to shift the position of the subtitles (sometimes, the default bottom position overlays some text in the video which ...
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Is there a way to list all YouTube videos with subtitles in a specific language?

Is there a way to get a list of YouTube videos with subtitles in a specific language? Let's say, all videos with French subtitles?
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How to add subtitles to any YouTube video?

I would like to know if there is a way to add subtitles to any YouTube video.
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Though YouTube has completely changed it's UI, why I am still stuck with the old icon for the subtitles button?

Though YouTube has updated it's layout and in the new layout the media control buttons like the subtitles button has a different icon now but I am still stuck with old icon. Everything is working fine ...
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