The benefits of using VLC is that it can play almost every Video Format.: Mp4, FLV, AVI, MKV, AAC to almost every video format.
VLC is the only media player that can download subtitles file automatically for movies and tv series with the help of an inbuilt plugin. Most People prefer to use VLC Player because it allows users to download subtitles from “opensubtitles.org” using the Free VLSub Plugin/Extension.
“VLSub” is a free extension that can be found inside the VLC that searches and download subtitle automatically from opensubtitles.org, right within the VLC software itself.
You don’t have to download subtitles manually because VLSub Subtitle Downloader Plugin will do the job for you.
Follow step-by-step instructions for adding subtitle to any movie:
Note: Before applying below steps, you need to make sure you are using the latest version of VLC Media Player. If not, update it by opening VLC and then click on View —> Check for updates or you can download the latest version of VLC Media Player from the official VLC website.
Steps to Download Subtitles automatically in VLC:
Step 1 – Open VLC media player software. Go to Tools and then click on Plugins and Extensions.
Step 2 – Click on “Find more Add-on” button.
Step 3 – Type VLSub on the Search bar to look for VLSub Extension and then click on Install. VLSub extension will get installed in VLC.
Now it’s time to add subtitle file to your movie.
Step 4 -Run VLC and play a movie for which you want to download subtitle.
Step 5 -While Playing movie Go to View and click on Download Subtitles option as shown in the figure below.