Scripto Alternatives

    Scripto is described as 'free, open source tool for enabling community transcriptions of document and multimedia files'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Scripto for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is oTranscribe, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Scripto are Express Scribe (Freemium), Transcribe (Paid), pmTrans (Free, Open Source) and TranscriberAG (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 23, 2018

    1. No more switching between Quicktime and Word. Pause, rewind and fast-forward without taking your hands off the keyboard. Interactive timestamps to navigate through your transcript with. Automatically saved to your browser's storage every second
    2. Express Scribe transcription software and audio player specifically designed for typists. Featuring foot pedal control, variable speed, speech to text engine integration and supports a number of audio formats including wav, mp3, wma.
      show more


    3. Trascribe is a free online tool to help you with transcription of interviews or other audio files easily.
      No screenshots yet
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      pmTrans (The Poor's Man Transcriber) is an open source tool for manual interview transcriptions and provides a multitude of ways to control the playback of audio files. Main Features - Support for mp3 and wav files.
      show more
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      TranscriberAG is designed for assisting the manual annotation of speech signals. It provides a user-friendly graphical user interface (GUI) for segmenting long duration speech recordings, transcribing them, labeling speech turns, topic changes and acoustic conditions.
      show more


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Transkripshun - Transcription software for Linux, Windows, and Mac. It's free and open source under the GPL3. Got frustrated having no transcription software for Linux. So, I decided to write my own.
    4. VoiceWalker is a transcriber's tool, designed to help you transcribe audio or video recordings.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      What is Sonal ? Sonal if a free software for qualitative research. It lets you collect, organize, transcribe and code and analyze audio/video files.
      No screenshots yet
    5. In a nutshell, Transcriber Pro is transcription media player integrated with text editor designed for manual transcription of audio and video recordings.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      An annotation tool for digital videos. It aims at providing a model and a format to share annotations about digital video documents (movies, courses, conferences...
      show more
    Showing 10 of 13 alternatives