How To Download Subtitle In VLC Media Player Using VLSub

Looking for a way to Download Subtitle automatically for movies in VLC Media Player using VLSub? Then this article is definitely for you.Then this article is for you.

More than thousands of people prefer “VLC Media Player to watch movies on laptop and computers. VLC’s easy to use and simple interface allows you to easily enjoy your favourite movie with your friends. VLC media player can play almost every Video Format.
: Mp4 , FLV , AVI , MKV, AAC to almost every video format.

download subtitle using VLC Player

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 “” using the Free VLSub Plugin/Extension. 

What is VLSub ?

VLSub is an extension of VLC Media Player  that searches and download subtitles automatically from , right from the VLC app itself.
You don’t have to download subtitles manually but VLSub Extension can do the job for you.

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Video – How to Download Subtitle using VLC Player

Below I have mentioned step by step guide on how to Download Subtitle using VLSub plugin or Extension .

Note : Before applying below Tips you need to make sure you are using latest Updated VLC Media Player . If not Update it  By Open  VLC and click on View —> Check for updates or you can download latest version of VLC Media Player from

Step 1 – Open VLC media player . Go to Tools and then click on  Plugins and Extensions.
VLSub Plugins and extensions

Step 2 – Click on Find more Addon button.

find more addon

Step 3 – Type VLSub on Search bar to look for VLSub extension and then click on Install . VLSub extension will be installed on you “VLC media player”.

install vlsub extension for downloading subtitles

Now its time to add subtitle for your movie File.

Step 4 -Run VLC Media Player and play a movie for which you want to download subtitle.

Step 5 -While Playing movie Go to View and click on Download Subtitles.

download subtitles automatically

Step 6 – Now Click on either [Search by hash] or [Search by name] and list of subtitles available on will appear.

Step 7 – Select the subtitle file you want to download and click Download selection button . Now subtitles will automatically appear on your video instantly.

search subtitles

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You can also see that in your movie folder .srt file for your movie is present there.

If you are having any problem in Downloading subtitles in VLC Media Player using VLSub , let me know in the comments below.

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