Middle Eastern Languages Subtitles Bug-DaVinci Resolve 15 PC

Get answers to your questions about color grading, editing and finishing with DaVinci Resolve.
  • Author
  • Message
Offline

TomerB

  • Posts: 5
  • Joined: Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:46 pm
  • Real Name: Tomer Bahat

Middle Eastern Languages Subtitles Bug-DaVinci Resolve 15 PC

PostSat Dec 01, 2018 3:58 pm

Hi,
SRT subtitles import for Middle Eastern languages (Hebrew, Arabic) don't seem to work on DaVinci Resolve 15, on PC (Resolve Studio 15.2, Windows 10 Pro 64 bit). It works flawlessly on Mac, but comes out as gibberish on the PC. It has already been reported here by some users, I can attest the problem exists and is easily replicable, but only on the PC platform.
Thank you,
Tomer.
Offline

Shrinivas Ramani

Blackmagic Design

  • Posts: 260
  • Joined: Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:19 am

Re: Middle Eastern Languages Subtitles Bug-DaVinci Resolve 1

PostTue Dec 04, 2018 9:44 am

TomerB wrote:comes out as gibberish on the PC


Can you show us an example where you see a difference between Windows and Mac? An SRT file and screenshots of how they appear in each system would be helpful.

Could you check if all the correct fonts are installed and work well in Windows? Do the subtitles look ok when you change fonts inside Resolve? Do they look ok when you open them in Wordpad or another text editing application?
Offline

TomerB

  • Posts: 5
  • Joined: Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:46 pm
  • Real Name: Tomer Bahat

Re: Middle Eastern Languages Subtitles Bug-DaVinci Resolve 1

PostMon Dec 10, 2018 7:03 pm

Hi Shrinivas,
At the moment, I can only send you the Windows side of things- as you can see, the bug is very evident. changing to another font has no effect. I doubt it ever worked on Windows machines with ME languages- attached are the GUI screencaps, and the SRT in notepad.
Thank you!
Tomer.
Attachments
SRT notepad.PNG
SRT notepad.PNG (28.24 KiB) Viewed 281 times
2.PNG
2.PNG (127.77 KiB) Viewed 281 times
1.PNG
1.PNG (156.71 KiB) Viewed 281 times
Offline
User avatar

JPOwens

  • Posts: 1441
  • Joined: Fri Apr 12, 2013 8:04 pm
  • Location: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

Re: Middle Eastern Languages Subtitles Bug-DaVinci Resolve 1

PostMon Dec 10, 2018 7:48 pm

TomerB wrote:comes out as gibberish


UTF issue?

jPo, CSI
Offline

TomerB

  • Posts: 5
  • Joined: Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:46 pm
  • Real Name: Tomer Bahat

Re: Middle Eastern Languages Subtitles Bug-DaVinci Resolve 1

PostTue Dec 11, 2018 8:42 am

Hi JPOwens,
Using Unicode/UTF (tried all sorts- UTF-8, Unicode, Unicode Big Endian) shows another bug-
text appears correctly in the inspector, but does not appear in the timeline at all.
BM guys, could you please look into it?
Attachments
UTF.PNG
UTF.PNG (115.58 KiB) Viewed 264 times
Offline

Shrinivas Ramani

Blackmagic Design

  • Posts: 260
  • Joined: Wed Sep 20, 2017 10:19 am

Re: Middle Eastern Languages Subtitles Bug-DaVinci Resolve 1

PostWed Dec 12, 2018 2:43 am

Please upload a sample SRT file so we can have a look at it.

Please also provide a log archive and additional details on your hardware. See viewtopic.php?f=21&t=71894
Offline

TomerB

  • Posts: 5
  • Joined: Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:46 pm
  • Real Name: Tomer Bahat

Re: Middle Eastern Languages Subtitles Bug-DaVinci Resolve 1

PostMon Feb 04, 2019 10:29 am

Hi Shrivanas,
All files (SRTs + log) are here:
https://www.dropbox.com/sh/fthl0idah06w ... 0M_Ja?dl=0
Thanks.
Tomer.
Offline

TomerB

  • Posts: 5
  • Joined: Sat Dec 01, 2018 3:46 pm
  • Real Name: Tomer Bahat

Re: Middle Eastern Languages Subtitles Bug-DaVinci Resolve 1

PostSat Feb 16, 2019 4:09 pm

Hi BMD guys!
I've been keeping my fingers crossed with every release since the original Resolve 15- 15.2.4, but still no luck... when will Middle Eastern languages subtitle support come to Resolve on Windows?
Offline

Z-E-E-V-I

  • Posts: 1
  • Joined: Sat Mar 09, 2019 1:49 am
  • Real Name: Tal Zeevi

Re: Middle Eastern Languages Subtitles Bug-DaVinci Resolve 1

PostSat Mar 09, 2019 1:53 am

I join your question, Tomer. I have the same problem and I can not solve it. :cry:

Return to DaVinci Resolve

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Fabian Frank, Google [Bot], JohnVL, Max Besser, sdubois and 16 guests