Creating Closed Captions

Summary

 This article describes how to edit, add, and import captions in the Panopto video editor interface. Any videos created after 7/27/21 will have Automatic Speech Recognition generated captions applied by default. 

Instructions for importing and editing captions

  • In the Panopto web interface, enter the editor view for a video
  • Click Captions on the menu in the upper left of the page
  • To edit captions:
    • Click on captions to be edited and click Enter.
    • Optionally enter captions in text entry box.
  • To upload captions:
    • Click on Import captions and
    • Click on Upload or request captions
    • Click on Choose File and select your own caption file.
    • When chosen, click on Upload Captions.

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