When you watch videos, subtitles are your important friends, who can help you get the information about the video as fast as possible. Even you turn off the video sounds, you still can understand the content of the video. Therefore, a video with subtitles will be more popular. On the media sharing platforms, if you upload your videos without subtitles, this video will be fewer viewers than videos embedded subtitles.
Then look for a video tool to insert subtitles to videos? When I asked this question on some forums, some netizens recommended me to use Windows Movie Maker. I used and succeeded. In the following passages, I will tell you the steps to add subtitles in Windows Movie Maker as well as its alternative Joyoshare Video Joiner.
Part 1. How to Add Subtitle in Windows Movie Maker
Windows Movie Maker, previous Windows Live Movie Maker, is developed by Microsoft. It is a professional video editing software to embed subtitles to videos on Windows computers. As its name shows, Windows Movie Maker allows you to create movies using many editing functions, such as video effects, transitions, titles, etc. Also, you can use it to cut videos. But in 2017, Microsoft stops to support Windows Movie Maker 2012. But now you still can download Windows Movie Maker 10 from Microsoft.com.
Note: Windows Movie Maker only runs in Windows operating system. If you want to find a subtitle adder in MacOS, you can try Joyoshare Video Joiner, which supports to add subtitles to movies or other kinds of videos in both Windows and Mac computers.
Part 2. How to Insert Subtitle with Joyoshare Video Joiner
Joyoshare Video Joiner supports to add subtitles to videos in an easy way. It has a user-friendly interface to help you quickly to find the editing icons. With Joyoshare, you can not only turn on its exited subtitles in original video screens but also add new subtitles to them. Except for adding subtitles, Joyoshare also allows you to remove subtitles from a movie.
Besides, Joyoshare provides various video editing tools, you can trim needless sections, rotate videos, crop area size, add video and audio effects, change brightness and hue, insert special watermarks, add your favorite songs as background music. What's more, you can convert media files to any other formats, including video and audio files and some compatible devices. You can also extract audios from video files. More importantly, Joyoshare can merge videos or audios losslessly and then export them at 60X faster speed.
Reasons why Joyoshare Video Joiner is better:
Add subtitles to videos
Be friendly to beginners
Offer 5 free chances to insert subtitles
Support multi-subtitle and multi-audio video files