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Subtitle Edit Alternatives

Subtitle Edit is described as 'Creating and editing subtitles' and is a very popular Subtitle Editor in the cd/dvd tools category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Subtitle Edit for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Vagrant. The best alternative is Aegisub, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Subtitle Edit are Subtitle Workshop, Subtitle Editor, Subtitle Composer and Gaupol.

Subtitle Edit alternatives are mainly Subtitle Editors but may also be Media Players. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Subtitle Edit.
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  1. Aegisub icon

    Aegisub

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    37 alternatives to Aegisub 

    Aegisub is an advanced subtitle editor for Windows, and UNIX-like systems, such as Linux, Mac OS X and BSD. It is open source software and free for any use.

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    1.  LightweightAegisub consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  PortableAegisub can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    3.  Spell CheckingAegisub can detect and correct all types of grammar and spelling mistakes.
    Discontinued

    The project is no longer developed. Last version, 3.2.2, released in December 2014, can still be downloaded from the official site and GitHub.

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    Lots of important Subtitle Edit features are missing in Aegisub

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    the controlls for changing the timing are horrible and scrolling between frames are difficult as well

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  2. Subtitle Workshop icon

    Subtitle Workshop

    28 alternatives to Subtitle Workshop 

    Movie subtitle editing and creation tool. Supports and converts between various subtitle formats. Features include video preview, a translator mode, several features to fix or optimize timing issues, errors in spelling or text format, etc.

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    Subtitle Editor

    • Linux
    • BSD
    35 alternatives to Subtitle Editor 

    Subtitle Editor is a GTK+3 tool to edit subtitles for GNU/Linux/*BSD.

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    Discontinued

    Latest release was on July 14, 2017.

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    Maybe not as complete, but it has the same basic functions, like editing, subtitle sync (move subtitles), support for video player and waveform, translation, framerate switch, grammar tools, etc. For me, Subtitle Editor works much better on Linux than SubtitleEdit and it's better than Gaupol.

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  4. Subtitle Composer icon

    Subtitle Composer

    • Linux
    • Windows
    23 alternatives to Subtitle Composer 

    A text-based subtitles editor that supports basic operations as well as more advanced ones, aiming to become an improved version of Subtitle Workshop for every platform supported by KDE.

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    1.  OCRExtract the text from a screen capture or file and paste it into another document for edits.
    2.  Support for scriptingSubtitle Composer supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
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    Gaupol

    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Xfce
    24 alternatives to Gaupol 

    Gaupol is an editor for text-based subtitle files. It helps you with tasks such as creating and translating subtitles, timing subtitles to match video and correcting common errors. Gaupol includes a built-in video player and also supports launching an external one.

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  6. Gnome Subtitles icon

    Gnome Subtitles

    • Linux
    • BSD
    33 alternatives to Gnome Subtitles 

    Gnome Subtitles is a subtitle editor for the GNOME desktop. It supports the most common

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    Subtitld

    • Windows
    • Linux
    23 alternatives to Subtitld 

    Subtitld is a software to create, transcribe and edit subtitles.

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  8. titlebee icon

    titlebee

    35 alternatives to titlebee 

    Preparing subtitles and captions for video used to be a long and cumbersome process, but with titlebee the task has been made simpler and quicker by letting the subtitler focus on adding subtitles visually onto a timeline.

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  9. Jubler icon

    Jubler

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    24 alternatives to Jubler 

    Jubler is a tool to edit text-based subtitles. It can be used as an authoring software for new subtitles or as a tool to convert, transform, correct and refine existing subtitles. The most popular subtitle formats can be used.

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    Amara

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Online
    • Vagrant
    50 alternatives to Amara 

    Amara (formerly Universal Subtitles or unisubs) gives individuals, communities, and larger organizations the power to overcome accessibility and language barriers for online video. The tools are free and open source and make the work of subtitling and translating video simpler...

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