cancel
Showing results for 
Show  only  | Search instead for 
Did you mean: 
Announcements
Find out how Tiffany, a Customer Experience superstar uses Dropbox to keep her family in the loop when it comes to her new baby here!

Dropbox ideas

Got an idea for Dropbox? We want to hear it. Our team will review the top voted ideas, so share them here!

cancel
Showing results for 
Show  only  | Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Support caption files on videos

Support caption files on videos

patrickbchicago
Explorer | Level 3

I strongly believe Dropbox's video player should support adding caption files (e.g. .SRT, .VTT, etc.) to videos stored in Dropbox.

 

There are two reasons for why I feel strongly about this:

 

1) Google Drive users can do this, but I do not generally like Google Drive as much as Dropbox.
2) I am a paid subscriber of a 2TB account, an amount that vastly exceeds the storage capacity of my Vimeo account. For videos larger than 5GB, I would like to be able to use Dropbox not just for file sharing, but also for quality control and previewing purposes.

 

This would greatly improve Dropbox's functionality within the media and post production industries.

1 Comment
Walter
Dropboxer
Hey @patrickbchicago; thanks for your thoughts on this!
 
This idea is going to need a bit more support before we share your suggestion with the team. 
 
I've updated the status to encourage more users to back you up! 
Status changed to: Needs more votes
Vote for this idea

Like this idea? Vote for it and we will give it the attention it deserves!

1 votes received Status: Needs more votes