Official BS.Player forums  

Go Back   Official BS.Player forums > Main forum > Subtitles

Subtitles Post question about BS.Player and subtitles (srt sub ssa mkv) here

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 23rd September 2011
Junior Member
BS.Player Newbie
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Age: 39
Posts: 3
Rep Power: 0
g4danny is on a distinguished road
Unhappy Character set used with subtitles

Hi,
I have the BS player 2.56 installed on a Windows XP with US/English localization. Hence, even if I try to play subtitles in other languages, the default system codepage/charset is used for their display. Is there really no way to ask the player to use a charset suited to the language of the desired subtitles, independently of the "native" language of the OS?
Thanks,
G4D
Reply With Quote
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 23rd September 2011
BSPeter's Avatar
Moderator
BS.Player Master
 
Join Date: Nov 2002
Location: The Netherlands
Posts: 5,463
Rep Power: 25
BSPeter is on a distinguished road
Default

Under (rightclick >) Options > Preferences > Subtitles [Subtitle properties] > (Font)
you can set/select (independently for Primary and/or Secondary subtitles) i.a. default font - fontstyle - fontcolor - fontsize and (important for your purpose) fontscript.
Did you try that already?
If the script you're looking for doesn't seem to be present, you may try if it perhaps is when using another font. (E.g. Ariel unicode MS.)

With a moviefile and (text)based subtitles loaded you can also do so following
rightclick > Subtitles > Primary/Secondary > Subtitle properties > Font

(similar post)

P.S.:
You don't mention whether you're using the "new subtitle parser/renderer"-option or not (under [Subtitle properties]). In this connection please note that new subtitle parser/renderer has been buggy for "right to left" languages for some sime. However, this is reported to have been fixed in version 2.58.1058.) (See this post.)
__________________
Help2Help (click) BSplayer: simply the best & most versatile (Build 1072 Dutch language here!)
When posting always mention your computer's OS and the version and build number(!) of BS.Player as used by you,
as well as - if applicable and especially when encountering problems - the type(s) of the file(s) mentioned in your post.
Private messages/Visitor messages are NOT for seeking personal help with respect to BS.Player! Instead use the forums!
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
character, set, subtitles

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Can't set subtitles offset to negative. Maxdd Subtitles 4 5th January 2010 07:05 PM
Testing subtitles, overlays and filters. Wormlord1442 Bug Reports And Codecs 0 5th February 2004 07:07 PM
One character in subtitles is not displayed anymore Snark Bug Reports And Codecs 3 8th April 2003 07:28 AM
specific character in subtitles with a new version juff Bug Reports And Codecs 0 13th January 2003 08:22 AM
Subtitles BSPeter General Talk And Support 0 23rd November 2002 02:16 PM


All times are GMT +1. The time now is 05:52 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.0 PL2
Ad Management plugin by RedTyger

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19