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Name Web Video Text Tracks (WebVTT) Format
Version  
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/1454
MIME:  text/vtt
Family  
Classification Text (Structured)
Disclosure  
Description WebVTT files are used for captioning or subtitling video content. It is a standard created by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) for displaying timed text, and is linked to the HTML5 <track> element.
Orientation  
Byte order  
Related file formats None.
Technical Environment  
Released  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by W3C / W3C
Supported by W3C / W3C
Source LIBNOVA / LIBNOVA
Source date 16 Oct 2021
Source description  
Last updated 16 Oct 2021
Note https://www.w3.org/TR/webvtt1/
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