Convert captions/subtitles from VTT to SRT

VTT (WebVTT) is utilized to manage, share, and transfer various scopes of subtitle content in a unique subtitle format. SRT (SubRip Subtitle), conversely, is a basic formatting structure that organizes and formats documents containing both timing and text specifics. Sometimes, you might need to convert VTT files, produced by distinct specialized software, into SRT files to make them usable across different platforms. Below is a detailed guide on how to convert VTT 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 https://transcribefiles.net/other/pages/caption-subtitle-converter.htm.

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 VTT file uses a different type of encoding.

Step 3: Choose VTT file

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

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