Transcripts and Machine Captions

Overview

File owners can order, edit, and delete captions for audio and video files. This service is provided by MiVideo using automatic speech recognition (ASR) technology. A searchable, interactive, transcript is also provided.

Ordering

On the view media page:

  1. Select Order Captions from the Actions drop-down list.
  2. Choose the source language.
  3. Click Submit.

actions menu

Note It may take five to ten minutes longer than the length of the media to complete.

Warning Re-ordering captions replaces the existing caption files.

Editing

Below is a video (14:34) produced by the vendor on using the edit tool.

Access the edit tool by selecting +Caption Requests from the Actions menu.

Tip: if you don't see your captons, click the refresh link. 

Features of the edit tool include:

  • Labeling multiple speakers
  • Fixing spelling and punctuation
  • Changing the timing

 

Deleting

Three files are created with a caption order, accessed by clicking Edit from the Actions drop-down list:

Caption file
Caption Tab
Transcript
Attachments Tab
json file
Attachments Tab

 

 

Last Updated: 
Thursday, August 17, 2017
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