Please note that not all titles include subtitles. You can find out more information here.
If a video has subtitles available you will see a CC icon displayed in the movie/show synopsis page. If a video does not have a CC icon displayed in the movie/show synopsis page, there are no subtitles available for that video.
For all titles:
- Go to your Roku Home Screen.
- Select Settings.
- Select Captions.
- Select Captions Mode to On or On Always.
Now all movies and series with subtitles available will immediately play with captions.
For a specific title:
You can turn closed captions/subtitles on for a specific title by following the steps below:
- Select and Play any title.
- When the video begins, click on the asterisk (*) button on your Roku remote. If you have a second generation Roku or a Roku TV 5000x, an overlay with the title of the video you're watching will be displayed. If you have a newer Roku, the video player controls will be displayed and the CC button will either be orange(captions activated) or white(captions deactivated). Images below:
Second Generation Roku ("2400X": LT (2011) "2450X": LT (2012) "2500X": HD "2700X": LT (2013) "2710X": 1 / SE "2720X": 2 (2013) "3000X": 2 HD "3050X": 2 XD "3100X": 2 XS "3400X": MHL Stick "3420X": MHL Stick "3500X": HDMI Stick (2014) "3700X": Express "3710X": Express+ "5000X": TV):
Select On to turn on captions.
Now captions will be displayed on the screen!
Press the asterisk (*) button on your remote to turn captions on:
Press the asterisk (*) button on your remote to turn captions off: