Creating Captions And Subtitles for Videos | Blog — Otter.ai

  • audio: mp3, aac, wav, m4a, wma
  • video: mp4, avi, mov, wmv, mpg
  1. Select the gray import button at the top-right corner in the mobile app or the “Import audio/video” button in the web app to browse files on your device.
  2. For mobile, if you want to import a file that resides in the cloud, please download it to your mobile device first and try again.
  3. For web, you can drag and drop multiple files into the import pop-up window.
  4. Select a file to import.
  5. For mobile, the import will take place in the background. You may continue to use the app immediately.
  6. For web, the import may take a few minutes to finish, depending on the size of your files and the upload speed of your internet connection. Click the “Done” button when all files have finished successfully, as shown by the progress bar.
  7. The newly imported conversations will be added to the My Conversations tab by default, or the Group or Folder in which you started the import.
  8. Once Otter has finished processing, you can play back the recording and edit the conversation.
  1. Select the conversation you wish to edit.
  2. Select the “Edit” button to enter editing mode.
  3. For web, hover over the portion of the text that you wish to edit and click the pencil button to enter editing mode.
  4. For mobile, tap the pencil button at the top right corner of your screen.
  5. Make any edits required to make the text more suitable to your needs. You can add or delete words, change punctuation, and even add paragraph breaks to indicate new sections or speakers. This helps Otter identify new speakers more accurately in the future.
  6. To finish and save your edits, select the “Done” button or the green checkmark.
  1. Select the three dots at the top-right corner of the screen.
  2. Select the “Export Text” button from the drop-down menu.
  3. Select “SRT” for the file type.

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