Basic: Use HandBrake (Free) to Burn In Subtitles


Handbrake is a free open source video transcoder that is simple for all to use, and compatible on both Windows and Apple-based computers. You do not have as much customization over the subtitles themselves.

Frequently Asked Questions

I am using a .SRT file but nothing shows up on the final render?

This could be happening because of one of the following:

  1. You have saved the file as a .SRT but it is not saved as UTF-8 with BOM. To do this to File – Save As and select the Encoding drop down menu and change the file to UTF-8 with BOM.

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