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How do I view captions in a video in the New Rich Content Editor as a student?

Some videos within Canvas may contain closed captioning. You can enable captions in the video options menu.

Note: If you view a video in a Canvas app, iOS devices can display captions created with WebVTT files. If you cannot view video captions in an iOS device, the caption type is not supported.

View Embedded Video

View Embedded Video

Embedded videos display directly in Canvas. Videos with subtitles display a CC icon.

Select Subtitle Language

Select Subtitle Language

To view the video captions, click the CC icon [1]. To view subtitles in an offered language, click the language name [2].

View Subtitles

View Subtitles

When closed captioning is enabled, you can view the subtitles as the video plays.