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Subtitle and
captions editor

Screenshot of subtitle editor

About the subtitle editor

subtitle horse is a browser-based captions editor for subtitling videos online. Features include realtime validation, an interactive timeline, shortcuts and many more. subtitle horse is highly customisable: Subtitles can be created by beginners as well as professionals. For a quick insight of the editor see the demo with preloaded captions.

Free version - create captions without registration

With the free version of subtitle horse you can add subtitles and captions to your video. The video can either be online, on your hard disc or on a platform like YouTube, Dropbox and others. Load the subtitle editor.

Add subtitles
Add subtitles
to your videos
Edit subtitles
Edit your captions in a later session
Translate subtitles
Translate subtitles
into another language
Save subtitles
Save in different formats
(SRT, TimedText, WebTTV,...)
Different sources
Subtitle videos from different sources e.g. URL, YouTube or disc

Features of the subtitle editor

Zoomable timeline

Zoomable timeline showing subtitles

The timeline can be zoomed steplessly. Time values of subtitles can be adjusted by dragging. A right click menu for additional functions is available. The behaviour and the appearance of the timeline can be configured.

Subtitle validation

captions validation screenshot

Subtitles are validated in real time. Validation fields include: Characters per second/line/title, duration min/max etc.

High editor configurability

subtitle editor configuration screenshot

You can adjust the subtitle editor to your workflow: Over 50 grouped preference values can be set and searched for in the prefernce window.

Individual shortcuts

captioning shortcuts screenshot

Save time with using shortcuts: create and edit subtitles faster. Shortcuts can be added, changed and searched for.

And many more features

Frame accuracy

All time based functionalities of subtitle horse are frame accurate.

Validation bar

Visual indication of allowed characters in a subtitle.

Translating subtitles

Turn your captions into read-only captions with one click to translate them.

Subtitle fields

Different text fields for a subtitle (annotation, read-only etc.) can be copied, swapped and merged.

History, undo, redo

Last states of current or former sessions can be restored.

Text editing

Split or merge subtitles. Shift words between subtitles and lines. Many other text functions.

Video playback options

Loop subtitles, play from start time, different playback speeds etc.

Find, replace in subtitles

Find/replace subtitle by subtitle or in all subtitles. Case sensitive and whole words search.

Advanced subtitles import

Import, add or merge subtitles to existing ones, including optional parameters.

Export subtitles

Export subtitles in different formats with optional parameters.

Offset subtitles

Offset subtitles based on current media time or individual time values.

Quick guidance

Next to the editor guide, the captions editor offers quick access to help via help windows and tooltips.

The subtitle editor from or within your CMS

See the products page to use the browser-based captions and subtitle editor from or within your CMS to create and add captions for your company`s online videos.