Saturday, 5 January 2013

Enable and Play Subtitles in KM player, VLC Media Player and Media Player Classic

What are Subtitles
According to the definition subtitles are Captions displayed at the bottom of a movie or television screen that translate or transcribe the dialogue or narrative. In simple words subtitles allows to  you understand Multilingual Movies.
Most popular websites to download subtitles are

  1.     www.moviesubtitles.org
  2.     www.moviesubtitles.net
  3.     www.opensubtitles.org
  4.     www.subscene.com 
  5.     www.subtitlesbank.com 
Software to find subtitles
Find Subtitles 1.0
Find Subtitles 1.0 is a very simple app that will find subtitles for movies. All you need to do is right click on the movie file, choose a language from the selection and - you guessed it - just click. Your web browser will open up, displaying a perfect set of subtitles for you to download.
How to enable subtitles 

  1. Download the subtitle from the above websites or by using the software
  2. Copy both movie file and the subtitle  in one folder                                                                 Note : The name of movie file and the subtitle file should be exact same
  3. Open a digital media playing program capable of playing both video files and SRT subtitle files simultaneously. Examples includes KM player, VLC Media Player and Media Player Classic (all freeware)
  4. Just run the video file and  subtitles start to appear  atomatically