How to Download Subtitle in VLC Media Player

VLC Media Player is one of the leading open source media players. This light-weight and simple interface media player is cross-platform supported on various Operating system and platform. It has many excellent features that’s why it is widely used.

Adding subtitle easily and quickly is one of the best features in VLC media player. If you watch movies or other media content offline in other languages then adding subtitles help to understand the movies.  You can add subtitle by using different software or online services or tools. But you can easily get this job done by VLC media player alone. So it can be a helpful feature.

Steps to Download Subtitle in VLC media player

Step1: If you don’t have VLC media player installed on your computer then simply install it from the official site of VLC media player.  Then install the software.

Step2: If you have already installed VLC media player installed on your computer then skip step one. One more software piece you will need to enable subtitle downloading feature in VLC media player. An extension for VLC media player called VLsub available on its official site and free to download. Go here to download the VLsub. After downloading install VLsub to VLC media player.

Install VLsub
Install VLsub

Step3: After installing VLsub then run VLC media player. Then play your desired movie you want to download subtitle in your own language. Click on the View tab then select VLsub. It will download your played movie subtitle from the

Step4: Now you will see two options under VLsub.
    1. Search by name
    2. Search by hash (hashtag)

Adding subtitle in VLC media player
Adding subtitle in VLC media player

Now perform your search by movie name or hashtag including genre name, country, years etc. That’s it.

Hope this helps!

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