Interactive transcript

This feature displays underlined or highlighted matching words in the transcript as the user hears the words being spoken, and allows the user to select a line to jump to the excerpt from the video corresponding to the text. It empowers searching inside the video. It can also facilitate learning to read.

Discussion by Disabilities

Deaf and Hard of Hearing

  • Interactive transcripts allow people who are deaf or hard of hearing to understand the same media as their hearing peers, in real-time.


  • Interactive transcripts can facilitate learning to read by allowing the user to select a line to jump to the corresponding excerpt from the video.

Existing Products

Please note that these products are not necessarily endorsed by RtF, but represent the range of available options.

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