# TXT to SRT Converter

###### Updated: Jan 6, 2019

TXT to SRT converter is used to convert subtitles from Text to SRT format. Language conversion is also supported between English, French, Germal, Italian, Japanese, etc. Simply click on the Upload button below, select your text subtitle file and hit the Convert button.

Settings

### Use Cases

Change extension of TXT file to SRT
In most cases your file is already in the SRT file format. All that must be done is change it's extension from .txt to .srt. This tool does that and automatically downloads the output as a .srt file. You can use this subtitle file with a video player of your choice.
Introduce timestamps in plain text subtitle
In this case all you have are lines of subtitles with no timestamp information whatsoever. The tool does it's best to introduce timestamps for each line of lyrics by considering the length of the line, how many words & characters are in it and the Start/End time you provide.
Language Conversion
Use this to convert each line of your subtitles from one language to another.

### Srt

SRT is a lyrics file format generated by the SubRip software. Lines of songs are preceded by a range of time (start to end) during which the lyrics line appears on the song.

#### Settings Explained

Start Counter
Each sequentially generated subtitle has a counter in the SRT file format. By default the counter starts from 0. You can change this starting counter by using this setting
##### Starting Counter 0
0
00:00:17,620 --> 00:00:23,210
Baby, last night was hands down

1
00:00:23,310 --> 00:00:25,810
One of the best nights
##### Starting Counter 1
1
00:00:17,620 --> 00:00:23,210
Baby, last night was hands down

2
00:00:23,310 --> 00:00:25,810
One of the best nights
Start Time
The time in seconds when the subtitle starts. Must be greater than the End Time
End Time
The time in seconds when the subtitle ends. Must be less than the Start Time
Convert Language
Select to perform language conversion on the lyrics
Source Language
The language to convert the lyrics from
Target Language
The target language for the subtitle translation

### History

Dec 18, 2018
Support for converting subtitle language
Oct 22, 2018
Support for plain text files
Aug 14, 2018
Tool Launched

Created: Aug 14, 2018
Online Tool Designed For: Windows, OS X, Android, iOS, Linux