Convert captions/subtitles from SSA to SRT

SSA (SubStation Alpha) is employed to process, distribute, and transfer various scopes of subtitle materials in a distinct subtitle format. SRT (SubRip Text), conversely, is a more straightforward subtitle format widely recognized across different platforms. There are times when you might need to convert SSA files, created by certain exclusive software, into SRT files for broader usability. Here is a comprehensive guide on how to convert SSA to SRT 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 “.srt” For the “Character Encoding” option, most users can just leave it as “UTF-8” unless your SSA file uses a different type of encoding.

Step 3: Choose SSA file

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

Step 4: Download the SRT 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 SRT file. Click on the “Download” button and choose a save location on your computer.

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

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