[FFmpeg-user] How To Preserving Closed caption after converting a video

Jim Worrall coniophora at gmail.com
Thu Jul 5 20:19:31 CEST 2012

>> I want a Command line which would preserver closed captions..
>> when i encode the video, the captions are lost!!
>> Is there any option in ffmpeg to preserve the captions..
>> Or else Is there any option to embed the Closed captions (.srt or .sub
>> files) to the encoded video!!

Have you tried including -c:s copy in your command line?
And your target format of course must handle those subtitles.
Best to give your command line and ffmpeg output.

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