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How to Enable or Disable Captions, and Alternate Audio on Netflix

by Jeniffer Leio Excutive

Want to you watch your favorite show or movie on Netflix in your preferred language? Then, enable captions, subtitles, or alternate audio of that TV show or movie. Netflix allows the users to turn on subtitles or alternate audio for many videos. You can use this feature on netflix.com as well as on the Netflix app. It is easy to enable captions and audio on Netflix. You can also change or disable the function when you want. Here’s how.

How to Enable or Disable Captions, and Alternate Audio on Netflix

How to turn on or off Netflix captions, subtitles or alternate audio on computers

If you’re watching Netflix via Netflix.com on your computer or any device, then you can enable captions or alternate audio of Netflix with these steps.

1.    Start your computer.

2.    Go to “netflix.com” with a web browser.

3.    Log in to your Netflix account, if you’re already not. You need to enter your Netflix username and password for login.

4.    After login, go through the TV shows or movies to find a video to watch.

5.    Or, select your preferred show or movie and start playing it.

6.    While the video is playing, take your mouse cursor over the screen.

7.    Then click on the ‘Dialog’ (or message) icon.

8.    Now, choose your preferred audio language or subtitles.

Now the movie or show will play in your selected language or display subtitles. The process may little vary according to the devices you’re using. To turn off captions or audio language, follow the same steps, and deselect or select the other option.

How to turn on or off Netflix captions, subtitles or alternate audio on iOS device

You can enable subtitles or captions on your iOS device that supports Netflix like iPhone, iPad, or iPad touch. However, you can only choose the subtitle and audio options available for your region. If you’ve set the language preferences on your Netflix account, then you may select the corresponding subtitle or audio options from them too. Here is how to enable captions or alternate audio of Netflix on iOS device.

1.    Unlock your iOS device.

2.    Open the ‘Netflix’ app.

3.    Log in to your Netflix account, if you’re already not.

4.    Go through the TV shows or movies to find a video to watch.

5.    Or, select your preferred show or movie and start playing it.

6.    While the video is playing, touch on the screen.

7.    Then click on the ‘Dialog’ (or message) icon.

8.    Now, choose your preferred audio language or subtitles.

9.    Then tap the ‘X’ button to continue watching.

The movie or show will now play in your selected language or display subtitles. You can disable subtitles or audio language by following the same steps.

How to turn on or off Netflix captions, subtitles or alternate audio on Android device

If you’re using Netflix on your Android Smartphone or tablet and want to watch the video in your preferred language or subtitles, then here is how to do this.

Note: The same principle that applied in iOS devices will be applied to Android devices also.

1.    Unlock your Android Smartphone or tablet.

2.    Open the ‘Netflix’ app.

3.    Log in to your Netflix account, if you’re already not.

4.    Go through the TV shows or movies to find a video to watch.

5.    Or, select your preferred show or movie and start playing it.

6.    While the video is playing, touch on the screen.

7.    Then click on the ‘Dialog’ (or message) icon.

8.    Now, choose your preferred audio language or subtitles.

9.    Then tap ‘OK’ to resume your video.

The movie or show will now play in your selected language or display subtitles. You can disable or change subtitles or audio language by following the same steps.

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