Convert captions/subtitles from WEBVTT to SRT

SRT (SubRip Subtitle) is utilized to process, distribute, and transport different types of subtitle content in a specific subtitle format. VTT (WebVTT), in contrast, is a straightforward language that structures and formats documents that include time and text information. There may be instances where you need to convert SRT files, generated by particular programs, to VTT files so they can be used on different platforms. Below is an extensive 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 WEBVTT to SRT using the TranscribeFiles Caption Subtitle Converter.

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