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RadMediaPlayer comes with a convenient feature of loading and showing any desired subtitles.

The users may toggle subtitles visibility using the Subtitles button with the CC(Close captioning) text.

Enhancing the videos with subtitles may turn out very handy to your users. Media Player Subtitles 1

Providing the Subtitles

The player supports the following text file formats: SBV, SRT, SSA, TTML, TTXT, VTT. In addition to these extensions, you can also provide files in JSON or XML data formats.

<telerik:RadMediaPlayer RenderMode="Lightweight" runat="server" ID="RadMediaPlayer1"
    Height="360px" Width="640px"

When implementing a Playlist configuration, the corresponding property of the individual video tags is named SubtitlesPath.

    <telerik:MediaPlayerVideoFile Path="video1.mp4" SubtitlesPath="">

Controlling the Appearance

For altering and customizing the position and appearance of the Subtitles, you can make avail of the rmpSubtitles and rmpSubtitlesInner classes.

<style type="text/css">
    div.RadMediaPlayer .rmpSubtitles {
        padding-bottom: 30px;
    div.RadMediaPlayer .rmpSubtitlesInner {
        font-size: 2em;

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