About this Guide
SRT (or SubRip subtitle) files are one of the most common file formats used for subtitles & captions – but did you know you can write them yourself?
Although SRT files require a significant time commitment (particularly for longer videos), they are the easiest format for writing do-it-yourself closed captions. Most media players, lecture capture software, and video recording software are compatible with SRT caption files.
Here, you can download a step-by-step guide to SRT files and/or our interactive, editable template to start writing your own captions today.
Media players that accept SRT files:
- Windows Media Player
- Adobe Presenter
- Kaltura & MediaSpace
- & more…
Ready to start writing your own SRT files? Fill out the form to download our step-by-step guide 👉