Convert captions/subtitles from SBV to VTT

SBV (SubViewer) is used to handle, disseminate, and transmit a variety of subtitle content in a particular subtitle format. Meanwhile, VTT (WebVTT) is a straightforward language that arranges and formats documents containing both time and text information. Occasionally, you may need to transform SBV files, generated by specific proprietary software, into VTT files to ensure their accessibility across multiple platforms. Here is a detailed guide on how to convert SBV 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 SBV file uses a different type of encoding.

Step 3: Choose SBV file

Navigate to the Convert From section and click on the “Browse” button. In the pop-up dialog, find and select theSBV file that you want to convert. After you select the SBV 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 SBV to VTT using the TranscribeFiles Caption Subtitle Converter.

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