Chances are you want to add SRT to MKV videos. Merging SRT subtitles with MKV files is actually not so harder than you think as long as you find the right tool to help you do it. In this tutorial here, I will describe how to permanently attach a SRT subtitle file into a matroska .mkv file in detail.
The software I use is Wondershare Video Converter (Video Converter Ultimate for Mac). Not just a video converter, this app has been given more functions. Adding SRT subtitles to any video file is one of its cool features. So you can use it as a great SRT to MKV converter to help you merge your SRT subtitles with MKV files effortlessly. After that, you can enjoy the wonderful digital content with the subtitles inside. With the help of it, understand the foreign videos or movies better. That’s how.
1 Import MKV files to this SRT to MKV converter
Download, install and run this app. And then load your wanted MKV files for adding SRT subtitles. Go to "Convert" tab>”Add Files” option to import the MKV files you want to add subtitles. If your MKV files are at hand, just drag them to this app.
2 Merge SRT with MKV
In the video file bar, hit the “Edit” button. In the popping up editing interface, there are four tabs on the left side. And the last one is the “Subtitle” tab. Just click it, and then import your local SRT files by opening the "Subtitle" drop-down list. If need, you can also do some other settings like size and color etc. When everything is ok, just hit “OK”.
Note: This app allows you to view the effect in real time. First hit the video item bar in the left pane, and then press the “Play” button under the preview window in the right side.
3 Convert SRT to MKV
After you satisfy the video effect, you can export the new file just by pressing the “Convert” button. However, there is one thing you need to notice. You must make sure the output format is MKV, or you need to select it from the output format list. To do it, just click the format icon in the "Output Format" pane to open the output format window and then go to "Format">"Video">” MKV”. To find the new files after conversion, you can click the "Open Folder" button in the main interface. Just have a try!