How to convert MPEG to closed captions with automated transcription
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Upload the MPEG Movie file(s) (*.MPEG) from your computer, Dropbox, Google Drive, or by dragging it on the page.
Choose the language spoken in the uploaded MPEG file. We support over 37 different languages including Russian, Chinese, Spanish, and English. Click the 'Start Transcribing Now' button.
Sonix will then automatically transcribe the audio from your MPEG file and convert it to a simple text format. Grab a cupcake, it will take only a few minutes.
Use the Sonix AudioText Editor to polish your transcript before we convert it to a caption file. Simply type in your browser to correct any words in your transcript.
Click the 'Export' button. Choose either 'Subrip subtitle file (.srt)' or 'WebVTT file (.vtt)' from the dropdown to download the closed caption version of your MPEG file. You can also adjust the character length and time duration length of each caption.
That's it! Your MPEG file has now been converted to closed captioning and is ready for the next step in your workflow!
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Frequently Asked Questions for MPEG Movie (*.MPEG)
What is a MPEG file?
MPEG is an acronym for the ‘Moving Picture Experts Group,’ an organization that develops standards for encoding and decoding digital audio and video files. In conjunction with the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) and the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), MPEG works hard to ensure that compression standards are widely adopted and universally available to studios, producers, and consumers. Using MPEG compression, a multimedia file will be significantly smaller with little noticeable loss in quality. This makes transferring files over the Internet more efficient, which helps conserve Internet bandwidth. MPEG compression is so ubiquitous that the term ‘MPEG’ is commonly used to refer to a video file saved in an MPEG file format rather than the organization itself. These files usually have a ‘.mpg’ or ‘.mpeg’ file extension.
Does Sonix transcribe video files with a *.MPEG file extension?
Yes, Sonix does automatically transcribe video files with a .MPEG file extension. Sonix is an online video to text converter. Convert any audio (mp3, m4a, wav, ...) or video (mpeg, mp4, mov, avi, ...) file to text without installing any software! Sonix quickly and accurately transcribes *.MPEG files and converts them to text in a subtitle format.
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Create closed captions from your MPEG Movie files with Sonix
Sonix transcribes your audio and video files in over 37 languages so they are easy to search, edit, and share. Sonix is an online, fully-automated speech to text service that quickly converts MPEG Movie files to captions. Sign up today and start transcribing.
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