Merging video and caption files

To begin you will need to have a video file (i.e .mp4) and a caption file (i.e .vtt, .srt). There are several programs you can do this with, below are the 2 that we would recommend

Kaltura - Preferred

  1. Log in to
  2. Click on your name and select My Media
  3. Next to your video (On the right-hand side), will be a grey pencil icon. Click on this to edit the video
  4. Click on Captions
  5. Click upload captions file
  6. Fill out all of the fields, including: Selecting Browse and finding your file. Filling in the language, Accuracy Level and providing a label. Once done hit Save.

VLC Player

  1. Open VLC player
  2. Click Media on the Menu Bar, then Open File (Crtl + O)
  3. Select the file and click Open
  4. Click Subtitle on the Menu Bar, and then Add Subtitle Track
  5. Select the file and Click Open
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