How to Add SRT to MP4 (Windows 8 included)
An SRT file is a text-based subtitle file. It combines a video track to help users understand the video or movie better. However, people usually download some no-subtitle videos from internet. These videos or movies are very difficult to understand, especially the ones that are in a foreign language. One of the solutions is to merge SRT files to videos. If you have lots of MP4 files without subtitles and want to add SRT to MP4, you need a reliable tool for help.
Merging or hardcoding SRT with MP4 videos requires software that can combine both tracks into one. And the software you can use is Wondershare Video Converter (Video Converter Ultimate for Mac). It’s all-in-one application (Windows 8 supported). Adding SRT to videos is just one of its several cool features. Just import the MP4 files you want and your wanted SRT files into this app together, and then this app has the ability to combine both together perfectly. In this way, you can enjoy the foreign movies or videos more easily and freely.
Before Wondershare Video Converter inserts SRT to MP4, you must have:
- • MP4 files without subtitles
- • Your wanted SRT subtitle files
- • Download and install the Windows or Mac version of SRT to MP4 merger.
When you’ve prepared all the things you need, just follow the guide below to merge SRT with MP4 step by step. Note that this guide is mainly aimed at the Windows users, but is also suitable for Mac users, for the operation process on both versions is extraordinarily similar.
1 Run this app and import MP4 files
After you launch this app, you need to load your wanted MP4 files. In the main interface, just go to “Convert”>”Add Files” option to browse your computer to import the MP4 files you want. If you've open the folder where your files are stored, just directly drag the target files from the folder to the program.
2 Hardcode SRT to MP4
Hit the “Edit” button on one of video item bar or right click the video and choose "Edit" option from the submenu. When you enter into the editing interface, you can notice there are four tabs on the left side. Just hit the “Subtitle” tab, click the "+" button to open the drop-down list, and then browse and load SRT files from your computer. Here, you can also do other settings like size, color etc. When everything is done, just hit “OK” to confirm it.
Note: Before exporting your files, you’d better to preview the effect in the viewing window on the right side of its main interface. Just hit the video item in the pane and then press the “Play” button under the preview window.
3 Start to convert SRT to MP4
When you’re satisfied with the effect, you can export the new file. First, make sure the “Format” icon appears “MP4” format, or you have to click the “Format” icon on the right side to select MP4 from the format list as its output formats. Of course, you want to save the files in other formats, just select the format you want here. After that, press the “Convert” button to convert SRT subtitles to MP4 videos. When it’s over, you can find the new MP4 file with the SRT subtitle in the output folder.
Video Converter Ultimate enables you to combine srt and mp4 into one file. If you just want add srt when viewing mp4 files, another free media player- Wondershare Player- can help you achieve this. It supports different subtitle formats such as srt, ssa and ass.
1 Run Wondershare Player and Open Your MP4 File
After downloading and installing Wondershare Player, click “Open Files” in the main interface to open your mp4 file.
2 Add and Edit Your Subtitle File
When your mpr4 file is being played, right click on the screen and choose Subtitles > Load Subtitles to add the subtitle file. If the subtitle file need editing, choose Subtitles Settings to adjust the Front, Size, Position, Color and more as you like.
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