MKV Subtitle Extractor - How to Extract Subtitle from MKV
MKV is a multimedia container format that can include video, audio, subtitles and other metadata. If your MKV videos already contain subtitle track, you can always switch it on/off in the compatible media player KMPlayer or VLC Media Player. How to extract subtitles from MKV? You can try the 2nd recommended program of the article. Note that in some cases, the subtitles are burned on MKV video. It's not covered on this page.
Before extracting MKV subtitle, sometimes you may want to convert MKV to AVI or other formats with subtitle. You can use the 1st recommended program to achieve this. This application also lets you add subtitle to MKV or any desired format.
# Recommendation 1: Best MKV Subtitle Converter
- Convert files like MKV, AVI, MP4 and MOV to any other formats with subtitle.
- Add subtitles to your MKV movies without any hassle.
- Add metadata to movies, TV shows and home videos.
- Supported OS: Windows 8/7/XP/Vista, Mac OS X 10.6, 10.7 10.8, 10.9
Why Choose Video Converter Ultimate
Convert Any file with Subtitle
This application supports various video formats. Just import your files to this converter and convert it to other formats without quality loss.
You can easily add the downloaded subtitle to your video. By adding subtitle, it will be much easier for you to watch foreign movies.
Personalize your subtitle
This application lets you perfect the subtitle. You can customize the imported subtitle, for example, the font, color, size, position, transparency, and etc.
Got a video without subtitle? This application lets you attach subtitle in the format of SRT, ASS, SSA.
How to Add Subtitle to MKV and Convert to Any Desired Format
For adding subtitle to your MKV files (other files also available), just get it here, How to Add Subtitle to MKV Files in Mac/Win (Windows 8 included).
You will know how to add your downloaded subtitle to your MKV files in the 1st part of that article. In the 2nd part, it tells you how to edit and add your own subtitle to MKV. Also you will get some knowledge about subtitle in the 3rd part.
# Recommendation 2: MKVExtractGUI-2
MKVExtractGUI-2 could be used as an MKV subtitle extractor to extract subtitle from MKV to ASS, SRT or SUB file. It requires mkvtoolnix. Besides extracting subtitle, you can extract mkv streams, split video and audio to separate files from an MKV file. Now walk through easy steps to extract subtitles from MKV videos with free MKV subtitles extractor.
1.Install and run MKV Subtitle Extractor
Both MKVExtractGUI-2 and mkvtoolnix are freeware. Download it respectively to your computer. First install mkvtoolnix and then put MKVExtractGUI-2.exe to the mkvtoolnix folder. You can finally double click MKVExtractGUI-2 to run it.
2.Select MKV Subtitle Track
Click the "..." button to open your MKV video with subtitle. You'll see something as above, with several tracks of video, audio and subtitles. Select the subtitle you want to extract from MKV video.
3.Extract Subtitle from MKV to ASS, SRT, SUB, etc.
At last, click "Extract" button to save subtitle from MKV to your computer. The subtitle will be extracted to ASS, SRT or SUB file format, depending on the original format of subtitle in MKV file.