Is there a way to convert docx. to srt?
Thread poster: Evgueni Terekhin

Evgueni Terekhin  Identity Verified
United States
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May 15

Hi, I received a docx. file with subtitles already translated and the corresponding Youtube video URL. I was asked to proofread and then embed the subtitles into the video. I use Subtitle Horse for that. Can I parse the docx. file into the program so I will automatically have the proofread subtitles there? I try to use Open Subtitle File option but it doesn't work. Thanks!

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Philippe Noth  Identity Verified
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Subtitle Edit May 15

Evgueni Terekhin wrote:

Hi, I received a docx. file with subtitles already translated and the corresponding Youtube video URL. I was asked to proofread and then embed the subtitles into the video. I use Subtitle Horse for that. Can I parse the docx. file into the program so I will automatically have the proofread subtitles there? I try to use Open Subtitle File option but it doesn't work. Thanks!


Hi Evgueni,

While I never had to start with a Word file, I made a quick test with Subtitle Edit and it was able to open and read a dummy DOC file I created (from a SRT). You need to choose "All files (*.*)" in the File selection dialog box. The message about line 1 can be ignored, all lines from the SRT/DOC were read in the program.

rqeciw6i4mty05hjgdra.jpgmic3mjbqw7exo5ii1edf.jpgy2tfi4xl4kbjeyhl9via.jpgetjgowlxx7az7rrsapfh.jpgIt did not work with a DOCX, though, so you may have to convert from DOCX to DOC using Word first.

Hope it helps.

Philippe, Montreux, Switzerland


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Juan Jacob  Identity Verified
Mexico
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Well... May 16

...open your .docx file, change it to a .txt document. That's it. You'll have a .srt file.

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Sergei Merchenko
Russian Federation
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Why not just save it first to txt, and then use Subtitle Edit to import it and save as srt.

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Juan Jacob  Identity Verified
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Easy... May 16

Sergei Merchenko wrote:
Why not just save it first to txt, and then use Subtitle Edit to import it and save as srt.

That's what I said... think simple, that's all.

Waiting for a "Thanks, guys".


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