If you think that getting Subtitles for your movies is hard and takes a lot of time to do it, you are wrong. There are different ways to get the subtitles, different media players, addons and websites.
To get automatically subtitles for movies, videos and songs you will have to use one of the most popular video player in the world: VLC Media Player Download. It’s a open source media player that provides many features to increase your watching experience.
You should know that VLC Media Player supports Subtitles feature. With subtitle feature you can load subtitles in different formats like: .rt, .sub or .srt and others.
To make your VLC Media Player find subtitles automatically you will need VLSUB extension, that can automatically search and download subtitles from the famous opensubtitles.org.
How to Install VLSUB Extension for VLC Media Player
Step 1. Make sure you downloaded and installed VLC Media Player. Download Here.
Step 2. Download the VLSUb file from Softpedia. Download VLSub.
Step 3. Open the archive and extract the VLSB_MASTER folder.
Step 4. From VLSB_MASTER folder and copy vlsub.lua file to “vlc /lua/extensions” in your operating system.
For Windows, directories would be the following:
Windows (all users): %ProgramFiles%\VideoLAN\VLC\lua\extensions\
Windows (current user): %APPDATA%\vlc\lua\extensions\
For Mac OS, directories would be the following:
Mac OS X (all users): /Applications/VLC.app/Contents/MacOS/share/lua/extensions/
Mac OS X (current user): /Users/%your_name%/Library/Application Support/org.videolan.vlc/lua/extensions/
For Linux, directories would be the following:
Linux (all users): /usr/lib/vlc/lua/extensions/
Linux (current user): ~/.local/share/vlc/lua/extensions/
Finally, How to Get Subtitles on VLC Media Player
The procedure is exact the same for Windows, Linux and Mac OS.
Step 1. Open the VLC Media Player and open any Movie, Video or a Song file.
Step 2. From menus open View -> VLSUB.
Step 3. In the VLSUB window, you can choose the language of subtitle. Also you can search by name or by hash.
Step 4. Once VLSub finds the Subtitles, you can highlight and click download selection to load that automatically in the current playing movie, video or song.