Subtitles

All solutions for subtitles

Using Completed Subtitles
This guide will help you use subtitles that have been completed on Amara. The video is on a hosted service (Vimeo, YouTube, etc) If you're us...
Thu, 3 Mar, 2016 at 3:14 AM
Editing subtitle files
If you have to edit a subtitle file directly in a text editor, do not use Windows Notepad or office software like Word or LibreOffice Writer. Files edited ...
Mon, 30 Mar, 2015 at 9:57 AM
How do I download subtitles and translations from a video on Amara?
You can download complete or partially done subtitles to your computer in the following formats: SRT (the standard subtitle format supported by most vi...
Wed, 5 Sep, 2018 at 8:53 PM
Will my subtitles be available to other users and general public?
Yes. The subtitles you create with the use of Amara will be visible to the general public and exposed to search engines. Other people will be able to play v...
Wed, 5 Sep, 2018 at 9:19 PM
What is a subtitle version (revision)?
While you are working on subtitling or translating a video in a certain language, you most likely click Save button in the editor a few times. When you do i...
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018 at 1:13 PM
Revision history
The full list of all the subtitle versions is displayed on Revisions tab on the subtitle page: You can see who and when created each version and...
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018 at 1:13 PM
Comparing revisions
You can check any two subtitle versions on the revisions list to compare them. By default, the last revision is always checked, so, if you need to compare t...
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018 at 1:13 PM
Rolling back to an earlier version
If you are not happy with the changes you or someone else have made to the subtitles, you can easily switch to any earlier subtitle version of your choice b...
Wed, 29 Aug, 2018 at 1:13 PM
How do I abandon my recent changes and return to the last saved version?
If you have made some edit you do not like and you have no clue how to undo it, you may want to return to the last saved version and try again. The mo...
Thu, 6 Sep, 2018 at 2:41 AM
How do I upload subtitles and transcripts?
Uploading Subtitles If you already have a transcript or timed subtitles for your video, you can upload them and, if necessary, edit. Supported s...
Thu, 6 Sep, 2018 at 2:41 AM