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Transcribing the lyrics of a video clip is a useful process for many projects, such as creating subtitles for the hearing impaired or for those who prefer to read the lyrics rather than listen to them. It can also be useful for translations, market research or even for karaoke lovers. Transcribing the lyrics of a video clip may seem daunting, but with the right tools and steps, it can be done very easily.

How to recover your video clip?

Of course, in order to make a good transcription of a video clip, you must first have it or retrieve it online. As for having it from Youtube, we made a step by step to discover here.

Otherwise you have the solution of:

  1. Use a browser with a video download extension: Some browser extensions allow you to download videos directly from a website.

  2. Use video download software: There are desktop software programs that can be used to download videos from various online sources.

    Like: 4K Video Downloader, YTD Video Downloader, Video DownloadHelper or All Video Downloader

It is important to note that it is important to check the terms of use and respect the copyright before downloading a video.

That's it, you've got your video, and now let's get to the transcription.

Transcribing and adding subtitles with Captured

Capté it is the simplest tool to make a automatic transcription and add subtitles.
And it's important to add subtitles to a video for several reasons:

  1. Accessibility for the hearing impaired or deaf: The subtitles allow the hearing impaired or deaf to understand the content of the video.

  2. Understand the content in another language: Subtitles allow people who do not speak the language of the video to understand the content.

  3. Increase the reach of the video: Subtitles can allow a video to reach a wider audience, including people who don't speak the language of the video or who have hearing difficulties.

  4. Facilitate language learning: subtitles can help learners of a new language to improve their understanding of it

  5. Allow to watch the video in noisy places or where the sound is restricted.

  6. Facilitate sharing on social networks: Subtitles allow users to follow the video without sound, which is useful for users who watch videos on social networks or in public.

  How does it work?

So it's high time to see how to make Captured work to add subtitles to your video clip and get the transcript.

  1. Create an account on Capté. Fast, free, the easiest step.

  2. Add your video to your space

  3. Let the artificial intelligence do all the work. Thanks to voice recognition, it analyzes the audio of your video to make the transcription automatically.

  4. The subtitles are ready, you just have to make some corrections if needed in the subtitle editor

  5. You have the possibility to translate the generated subtitles in more than 10 languages

  6. Finally you can export your video with embedded subtitles or choose to export the subtitle file in SRT or WebVTT and thus have a preview of the transcript in text format.

  7. You're ready to post your video on the networks, or start your karaoke night, or enjoy your transcript to better understand your favorite clip.

To understand everything about our offers and features on Captégo to our page "Pricing“.
There is bound to be a plan made for you. 

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