Convert captions/subtitles from SUB to SMI

SUB (SubViewer) is employed to process, distribute, and transfer diverse scopes of subtitle materials in a specific subtitle format. SMI (SAMI/Synchronization Accessible Media Interchange), meanwhile, is a straightforward language that organizes and formats multimedia containing both time and text information. Occasionally, there may be a need to convert SUB files, generated by specific unique software, into SMI files to make them available across different platforms. Below is a detailed guide on how to convert SUB to SMI 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 “.smi” For the “Character Encoding” option, most users can just leave it as “UTF-8” unless your SUB file uses a different type of encoding.

Step 3: Choose SUB file

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

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

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

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