[FFmpeg-user] Adding Subtitles Problem...

Moritz Barsnick barsnick at gmx.net
Tue Jun 18 15:59:24 CEST 2013

> However I still cannot see the subtitles when I play it through wmp or
> ffplay (not expecting this but just checked).
> I'm wondering if the subtitles have actually been successfully inserted into
> the video and that I simply cannot see them with the players I'm using? 

Well, that's what Carl Eugen wrote:

> FFplay cannot show test-based subtitles, try MPlayer.
> Does wmp really support mov_text?
> I never tested.

> The ultimate viewing destination for this is a jwplayer embedded on a web
> page. Are the subtitles likely to be displayed on that player - does anyone
> know?

Google knows. You've heard of Google? ;-)

(The three supported formats are not embedded in the video container,


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