Release Notes

We release software updates for Closed Caption Creator every month. Below you will find release notes for all updates.

Version 1.8.9 (PATCH)

05/31/2022

 Release Video
New Features
  • Tips & Tricks Modal
  • Estimated Completion Time added to Transcript Import Dashboard
  • Regex Search option added to Search Tool
  • Surround Music Note Shortcut Added
  • Auto Line Breaks Added to Subtitle Event Editor
  • Editor Options Added (multiple)
  • Change Caption Style (batch)
  • Go to start/end of event shortcut added
Bug Fixes
  • Minor bugfixes and performance improvements
  • Word Up/Down shortcut function fixed
  • Video Lock option works for AD Event Groups
  • Team Projects now save media settings
  • Split Event does not fail
  • Fixed SDH removal bug
  • SCC Offset Position fixed for exports

Version 1.8.8

05/12/2022

 Release Video
New Features
  • Illegal Character Detection added to Realtime Error Detection
  • Speechmatics added to Transcription Service Providers
  • Voicegain added to Transcription Service Providers
  • Multi-select and drag support added to Timeline
  • Event Templates added to Quick Tools drawer
  • New video export profiles added
  • Foot Pedal Support
  • Copy/paste Timecodes
  • Clear Timecodes
Bug Fixes
  • Minor bugfixes and performance improvements
  • Precheck errors now scrolls to the correct event when abort is selected
  • Push/pull words respects the max characters set at the group level
  • Zoom no longer returns to 100 on desktop
  • Snap to Event Beginnings added to Format Menu

Version 1.8.7 (PATCH)

04/14/2022

Bug Fixes
  • AD Export for Mac Path issue resolved
  • Media File is imported along with the project
  • TC Offset panel reads current time from player
  • Disable Load Project button when project import is in progress

Version 1.8.6

04/06/2022

 Release Video
New Features
  • Overlap Detection added to Realtime Error Detection Options
  • ModernMT translation Service Provider added
  • Audio Waveform Redraw + Amplitude Options
  • Itunes Time Text Export Support Added
  • Insert Music Note Shortcut Key
  • Page Up and Page Down Shortcut Keys Added
  • Creator 7 Project File Support Added
  • Characters Per Line (CPL) and Total Characters added to Event Metadata
  • Automatic Transcription support added for Cloud URLs
  • Block Import option added to Transcript Import
  • Automatic Event Group Save & Restore
Bug Fixes
  • Minor bugfixes and performance improvements
  • DLP Cinema Importer Fixed
  • Remove line breaks in events from SRT on export
  • LowerCase All/Selected Added
  • Play/Pause Global Shortcut Fixed

Version 1.8.5

03/04/2022

 Release Video
New Features
  • Realtime Error Detection (CPM, WPM, Max Lines, and Max Characters)
  • DeepL translation Service Provider added
  • Assembly AI speech-to-text Service Provided added
  • Deepgram speech-to-text Service Provider added
  • Rev Ai speech-to-text Service Provider added
  • Usage Dashboard added to Help menu
  • Insert Blank Frames
Bug Fixes
  • Minor bugfixes and performance improvements
  • Menus close when clicking away
  • Navigating events using the previous and next event shortcut should also update the video timecode when video lock is enabled
  • Zoom Levels saved to local storage

Version 1.8.4

02/04/2022

 Release Video
New Features
  • Remove SDH option added to Edit menu
  • Speaker Insert added to Insert menu
  • Drag and drop video to import
  • Drag and drop subtitle to import
  • Shortcuts added to Timing and Sync panel
  • Select All Events added to Context Menu
Bug Fixes
  • Minor bugfixes and performance improvements
  • Frame accuracy improved when working with locally sourced files

Version 1.8.3

01/13/2022

 Release Video
New Features
  • Word shift forward and back added
  • Line shift forward and back added
  • Overlap Check added to Style Guides
  • AD Templates
  • Auto Format Custom panel added
  • Uppercase selected and uppercase all added
Bug Fixes
  • Search and Replace panel fixed
  • Transcript Export (docX) formatting fixed
  • DLP Cinema format updated with positioning

Version 1.8.2

12/12/2021

New Features
  • Subtitle Export pre-checks added
  • PAC import support for positioning and formatting
  • Vitac file support added
  • Display Offset properties added to General Options
Bug Fixes
  • SCC file export fixed
  • MCC longform export fixed
  • Minor bugfixes and performance improvements

Version 1.8.1 

12/02/2021

Bug Fixes
  • Login error fixed when not subscribed to the AD Plugin
  • Program crashes when removing Event Groups

Version 1.8.0 

12/01/2021

New Features
  • Initial Release
  • Team Projects
  • Automatic Translation
  • Audio Description Event Group Support
Bug Fixes

None