How To Subtitle Song Lyrics ?

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What is SRT ?

Before creating subtitles for a song you need to understand what is SRT? As mentioned, SRT files are derived from the software SubRip, which “rips” the extracted subtitles and associated timings from the video content as a text file. Today, it’s easy to write SRT text files without the need for any special software, and we’ll even teach you How To Subtitle Song Lyrics yourself! But first, it’s helpful to understand the formatting and components of an SRT file.

How to subtitle song lyrics ?

Here we will learn how to create Subtitle Files (SRT) in both device PC and Android.

How to subtitle song lyrics in PC?

  1. First, go and collect the song and lyrics from the internet which you want to subtitle.
  2. Open a new file in Notepad
  3. To begin, type the number 0 to indicate the start of the first caption sequence. To proceed, press Enter
  4. Enter the start and end time codes using the following format: hours:minutes:seconds,milliseconds -> hours:minutes:seconds,milliseconds, like shown in the picture below

How to subtitle song lyrics

Once you done press Enter.

  1. On the next line, start writing your captions. Best practices recommend limiting captions to 32 characters, with 2 lines per caption. it helps the users to read subtitle captions very easily.

How to subtitle song lyrics

Now you have to keep putting all your lyrics time stamps with 1, 2, 3… until the lyrics run out

How to subtitle song lyrics

  1. Once you have finished your all timestamps, save the file name with the .SRT extension to complete the SRT creation process.

How to subtitle song lyrics

  1. Now you have successfully created subtitle file for the video. You are now ready to use the subtitle file.

How to subtitle song lyrics in Android?

  1.  First, go and collect the song and lyrics from the internet which you want to subtitle.
  2. Go to app store and install any code editor to make subtitle file.
  3. Once installed you need to follow the above steps how we created subtitles in PC, the process is same.
  4. Once all done save the file name with the .SRT extension to complete the subtitle file.
  5. You are now ready to use the subtitle file.

If you want to know how to make an LRC (.lrc) file for Audio (mp3) you can visit here, we have discussed all things about it.

 

 

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