Thoughtful, detailed coverage of the Mac, iPhone, and iPad, plus the best-selling Take Control ebooks.

 

 

Pick an apple! 
 
Enable Apple TV Subtitles

While a video is playing, hold down the Select (center) button on your Apple TV remote to bring up the Options menu, then choose the Subtitles view. If there are embedded or external subtitles associated with the video they will appear in the list. If you are using Silver Screen to AirPlay video to the Apple TV, it will dynamically extract the subtitles and send them to the Apple TV.

Visit Page Zero Software

Submitted by
Josh Centers

 
 

Reuse of TidBITS material is governed by this Creative Commons License. Briefly, non-profit, non-commercial publications may reprint articles if full credit is given. Others please contact us for permission. Bylines should be given to the original author, and a reprint statement should look something like:

Reprinted from TidBITS#1081/20-Jun-11; reuse governed by Creative Commons license. TidBITS has offered years of thoughtful commentary on Apple and Internet topics. For free email subscriptions and access to the entire TidBITS archive, visit tidbits.com.

We use the Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported license. Consult the license for details.