Closed Captioning (CC) is a kind of special subtitle contained in digital movies, DVD movies. The closed captions is used to describe some content with explanatory texts, which is specially designed for the people who have hearing impairment, or the people who need to watch the movie in the muted surroundings.
Most iTunes movies include closed captions. But how to identify the movies/TV shows that contain closed captioning? Here are some tips.
Step 1. Access iTunes store
Step 2. Search any movie you want to buy or rent
Step 3. Click "Movie" on the right sidebar
Step 4. Click "With Closed captioning" on the head of the search results.
You can also click the movie movie to see the full description of the movies or TV shows. For the movies/TV shows containing closed captioning, you will find a cc logo in the next to the title of the video or in the language section.
The closed captioning are turned off by default with any media players. You have to manually enable it by some settings.
To enable the closed captions in iTunes media player, just click "Control - Audio&Subtitles - CC "
Many people prefer VLC media player than iTunes. VLC may be the most popular media player software for both Windows and Mac users. It's powerful enough to support all codecs and any media formats. Here are the steps on how to enable closed captioning in VLC player. Learn how to watch iTunes purchased movies in VLC player.
Step 1. Open a media file containing closed captioning information by clicking "Media," clicking "Open File," navigating to the file and double-clicking it.
Step 2. Click the "Video" - "Subtitles Track" in the menu and click "Teletext" in the list.
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If there are different CC contained in the source movie, you can manually choose the one you want by clicking settings icon and choosing your wanted CC track.