Subtitles

All solutions for subtitles

Subtitle formats available on Amara
You can download completed or partially completed subtitles to your computer in the following formats.   Subtitle formats available in the Drop-down...
Thu, 6 Dec, 2018 at 9:08 PM
What subtitle file format should I use?
Subtitle formats can seem pretty complicated. If you create subtitles on Amara, or are ordering subtitles from Amara On Demand, it is sometimes easier t...
Wed, 24 Oct, 2018 at 3:29 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
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
Position subtitles to the top of the video player
Sometimes you have text on screen in a video in the exact area where subtitles normally display. How can you keep the subtitle and the onscreen text visi...
Thu, 6 Dec, 2018 at 9:10 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