Convert captions/subtitles from ASS to VTT

ASS (Advanced Sub Station) is used to process, distribute, and transfer diverse spheres of subtitle materials in a specific subtitle format. VTT (WebVTT), however, is a straightforward subtitle format that encompasses both time and text details in subtitles. Sometimes, you might need to transform ASS files, created by certain exclusive software, into VTT files to make them accessible on multiple platforms. The following is a comprehensive guide on how to convert ASS to VTT using our Caption Subtitle Converter.

Step 1: Go to the Captions/Subtitles Converter

Firstly, click on the link or copy and paste this link into your browser

Step 2: Set conversion settings

Scroll down to the Convert To section. In the Select format dropdown menu, select “.vtt” For the “Character Encoding” option, most users can just leave it as “UTF-8” unless your ASS file uses a different type of encoding.

Step 3: Choose ASS file

Navigate to the Convert From section and click on the “Browse” button. In the pop-up dialog, find and select the ASS file that you want to convert. After you select the ASS file, click on the “Open” button.

Step 4: Download the VTT file

The converter will immediately start the conversion process. After it finishes the conversion, you will see a popup window that lets you download the converted VTT file. Click on the “Download” button and choose a save location on your computer.

That’s all! Now you know how to convert ASS to VTT using the TranscribeFiles Caption Subtitle Converter.

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