Convert captions/subtitles from SSA to TXT

SSA (SubStation Alpha) is used for processing, distributing, and transferring a broad range of subtitle materials in a specific textual format. TXT (Plain Text), however, is a straightforward language that organizes and arranges documents containing both temporal and text details. Occasionally, you may need to convert SSA files, produced by specific exclusive software, into TXT files to ensure their compatibility across multiple platforms. The following is an extensive guide on how to convert SSA to TXT 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 “.txt” 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 TXT 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 TXT 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 TXT using the TranscribeFiles Caption Subtitle Converter.

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