Creating and editing captions in Panopto

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Creating video content with an accessibility-first mindset is quickly becoming a best practice in the digital era. From closed captioning to downloadable video transcripts, access for everyone is a top priority.

With Panopto you can either manually caption your session in the Editor or you have the ability to add ASR (automatic speech recognition) generated captions to your Panopto sessions. Every video uploaded into Panopto (whether it was created with Panopto or not) is machine-transcribed using ASR technology. 

Currently ASR captions on Aalto Panopto work only on videos where language is english. Recommend method (when your video is in english)

 Recommended method is importing automatic captions first and then editing the captions given as needed.

Currently Panopto ASR works only on when video/audio language is english.


How to Add Automatic Captions to a Video

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How to Manually Caption Sessions in the Editor

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How to Upload a Caption File for a Video

How to Add Translated Captions

How to Download Captions

How to Use Multiple Language ASR Captioning (beta)