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HTML HTML Video and Audio Captioning Video The Track Element

Rodrigo Meraz
Rodrigo Meraz
8,567 Points

Chrome support

Do someone know how to enable the subtitles in Chrome. It works in Edge but I can't make it work in Chrome.

6 Answers

run the video from a web server and not a local file. Chrome does not recognise the WebVTT file unless it comes from a web server.

Thanks hombah! I used the 'Live Server' extension from Visual Studio's marketplace and it worked.

Having the same problem with chrome. No button and no captions

Nikola Jankovic
Nikola Jankovic
10,793 Points

I have the same problem...

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,005 Points

After you resolve this with the Support folks, please come back here and post the solution for future readers.

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,005 Points

It's the little box with the letters "CC" inside.

It's a control on the video player sub-window, and should be the same on any browser. I use Chrome myself and it works for me.

Rodrigo Meraz
Rodrigo Meraz
8,567 Points

I didn't explain myself very well, sorry. I meant that exact button. I appears in the controls in Edge but it won't appear in the controls for the video in Chrome.

Steven Parker
Steven Parker
229,005 Points

Like I said, it shows up in my Chrome.

You might want to talk to Support on this one.

just use IE and Edge... find the fix for chrome and post it here

Rachel Lev
Rachel Lev
14,583 Points

Did anyone figure this out?