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How To Turn On Subtitle On YouTube

In this section, we will show you how to turn on subtitles on YouTube for an enhanced video watching experience.

To turn on subtitles on YouTube, you can follow these steps:

  1. Open YouTube in your web browser and find a video.
  2. Click on the CC icon at the bottom-right of the video to enable subtitles.
  3. If available, you can click the gear icon to adjust caption settings.
  4. To enable subtitles for all videos, click on your account icon, go to Settings, select “Playback and performance,” and check the “Always show captions” option.

On the YouTube mobile app:

  1. Open the YouTube app on your iPhone or Android device.
  2. Tap on a video to watch.
  3. Tap the three-dot menu in the top-right corner of the screen.
  4. Select “CC” or “Captions” from the menu.
  5. Choose the type of captioning you prefer.

Note that not all videos have subtitles or closed captions available.

Enabling Subtitles on YouTube Web Browser

To enable subtitles on YouTube using the web browser, follow these simple steps:

  1. Open YouTube in your web browser and find a video.
  2. Click on the CC icon at the bottom-right of the video to enable subtitles.
  3. If available, you can click the gear icon to adjust caption settings.
  4. To enable subtitles for all videos, click on your account icon, go to Settings, select “Playback and performance,” and check the “Always show captions” option.

Note that not all videos have subtitles or closed captions available.

Adjusting Caption Settings

Once you have enabled subtitles, you may want to customize the caption settings according to your preferences. Here’s how:

  1. Click the gear icon next to the CC icon.
  2. A caption settings menu will appear. Here, you can adjust the font size, color, background, and more.
  3. Explore the available options and make the desired changes.
  4. Click the close icon to save your caption settings.

By adjusting the caption settings, you can enhance your viewing experience and make the subtitles easier to read.

IconDescription
CCThe CC icon allows you to toggle the display of subtitles on and off while watching a video.
GearThe gear icon provides access to additional caption settings, allowing you to customize the appearance of subtitles.

Remember, enabling subtitles enhances accessibility for users who are deaf or hard of hearing, as well as those who prefer to watch videos with captions.

Enabling Subtitles on YouTube Mobile App

To enable subtitles on YouTube using the mobile app, follow these steps:

  1. Open the YouTube app on your iPhone or Android device.
  2. Tap on a video to watch.
  3. Tap the three-dot menu in the top-right corner of the screen.
  4. Select “CC” or “Captions” from the menu.
  5. Choose the type of captioning you prefer.

Just like on the web browser, not all videos have subtitles or closed captions available on the mobile app. However, by following these steps, you can enjoy videos with subtitles on the go.

Now that you know how to enable subtitles on YouTube, you can enhance your video-watching experience and make content accessible to a wider audience.

Enabling Subtitles on YouTube Mobile App

If you prefer using the YouTube mobile app, here’s how you can enable subtitles for an improved video viewing experience.

1. Open the YouTube app on your iPhone or Android device.

2. Tap on a video to watch.

3. Tap the three-dot menu in the top-right corner of the screen.

4. Select “CC” or “Captions” from the menu.

5. Choose the type of captioning you prefer.

Note that not all videos have subtitles or closed captions available.

By following these simple steps, you can easily turn on subtitles for your YouTube videos, whether you are using the web browser or the mobile app. Having subtitles enabled can help you understand the content better, especially in noisy environments or if you have hearing difficulties. Enjoy a more inclusive and accessible viewing experience on YouTube!