The Amara Subtitle Editor

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

How do I restore unsaved subtitles after a computer crash?
While you are working on subtitles, you keep saving new versions on the server by clicking Save button. In between, your work gets automatically saved in th...
Wed, 30 Jul, 2014 at 7:18 AM
Why do I see "You have an unsaved backup" message in subtitling editor?
Sometimes, when you open your subtitles for editing, you may see the following dialog in the editor: This means that your previous session editin...
Mon, 1 Sep, 2014 at 4:56 PM
Why do I keep seeing "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: ...
Mon, 31 Oct, 2016 at 8:30 AM
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...
Tue, 4 Dec, 2018 at 4:22 AM
My user session timed out, what do I do?
If, while editing your subtitles, you leave the computer (or a browser tab with the subtitling editor open) idle without moving the mouse or hitting the key...
Thu, 29 May, 2014 at 10:42 PM