The Amara Subtitle Editor

These articles describe how to use Amara's Transcription and Translation interface to create subtitles.

Watch: Caption & translate on Amara
Create an Amara Profile to start creating subtitles on Amara for free. You can transcribe and caption a video in three easy steps.: Type what you hear ...
Wed, 7 Sep, 2022 at 4:06 PM
Create Captions and Translations
After you create an Amara account, you can start creating subtitles in the Amara Editor. This article will show you how to start subtitles for videos alread...
Wed, 7 Sep, 2022 at 7:13 PM
Edit Subtitles
In this article, we will show you the many ways you can edit your subtitles using the Amara Editor: from making changes to the entire subtitle set to each i...
Wed, 7 Sep, 2022 at 7:16 PM
Syncing Subtitles
- - Syncing subtitles with the use of Amara editor is easy, but includes a few fine points that may make it a bit challenging for novice users. We strongl...
Wed, 7 Sep, 2022 at 9:05 PM
Warning Messages in the Editor
As you are working, you might see the following messages about your subtitles: Subtitles can't be blank warning message Reading Rate, Line Length or...
Wed, 7 Sep, 2022 at 5:56 PM
Why do I keep seeing the "Loading subtitle editor..." message?
Sometimes the Amara subtitle editor looks like it is loading, but it is not. Instead of opening the subtitle editor, it only shows this message:    ...
Wed, 7 Sep, 2022 at 10:07 PM
Why do I see two subtitles in the video player at the same time?
For some videos, while syncing or editing subtitles, you may see that the video player displays two copies of subtitles, which may be in the same or differe...
Wed, 7 Sep, 2022 at 6:08 PM
Save Your Subtitles
Saving Subtitles As you are working on subtitles, it is important to save your work. Saving your work regularly prevents your changes from being lost if...
Wed, 7 Sep, 2022 at 6:22 PM