How to convert VOB to closed captions with Sonix

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How do I accurately convert my VOB files to closed captions? 📋

Sonix uses the latest automated transcription technology to convert your video files (*.vob) to closed captions. Follow these six steps and see how magical it is:

Step 1: Create a free Sonix account to start converting your VOB file to a closed caption file

Step 1

Sign up for a free Sonix trial account—includes 30 minutes of free VOB to captions conversion.

Step 2: Upload your VOB files from your computer, Google Drive, Dropbox, or by dragging it on the page.

Step 2

Upload the DVD Video Object File file(s) (*.VOB) from your computer, Dropbox, Google Drive, or by dragging it on the page.

Step 3: Select the language spoken in your VOB file, then click 'Start Transcribing Now.'

Step 3

Choose the language spoken in the uploaded VOB file. We support over 37 different languages including Russian, Chinese, Spanish, and English. Click the 'Start Transcribing Now' button.

Step 4: Sonix does all the work so grab a tasty cupcake. Our servers will extract the audio from your VOB file and convert it to SRT.

Step 4

Sonix will then automatically transcribe the audio from your VOB file and convert it to a simple text format. Grab a cupcake, it will take only a few minutes.

Step 5: Once your VOB was converted to text, you might need to polish up the transcript. Now, you can easily do that with our AudioText Editor.

Step 5

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.

Step 6: Download a SRT version of your VOB file by clicking Export and selecting 'Subrip caption file (.srt).'

Step 6

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 VOB file. You can also adjust the character length and time duration length of each caption.

That's it! Your VOB file has now been converted to closed captioning and is ready for the next step in your workflow!🎉

Thousands of customers create closed captions from their VOB files with Sonix 💖

  • Google converts their VOB video files to closed captions with Sonix
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  • University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA) converts their VOB video files to closed captions with Sonix
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Convert VOB video files to subtitle🎥

Frequently Asked Questions for DVD Video Object File (*.VOB)

What is a VOB file?

VOB files are ‘video object’ files. VOBs are standardized container files that store multiple media formats within it. That means that a VOB file usually contains video streams, audio streams, and text metadata. The most common use of a VOB file is for DVD media. A typical VOB file will contain audio, video, subtitle, menu, and DVD content information. The file data is then multiplexed together into a streaming format.

Does Sonix transcribe video files with a *.VOB file extension?

Yes, Sonix does automatically transcribe video files with a .VOB file extension. Sonix is an online video to text converter. Convert any audio (mp3, m4a, wav, ...) or video (vob, mp4, mov, avi, ...) file to text without installing any software! Sonix quickly and accurately transcribes *.VOB files and converts them to text in a subtitle format.

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Create closed captions from your DVD Video Object File files with Sonix 🚀

Sonix automatically transcribes and translates your audio and video files in over 37 languages. Easily search, edit, and share your media files. Sonix is an online, fully-automated speech to text service that quickly converts DVD Video Object File files to captions. Fast, accurate, and affordable. Millions of users from all over the world.

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