the blackbird editor's closed captioning

tools enable you to view and edit

captioning in either live

or file based workflows this tutorial

will focus on live workflows and

resetting closed captions

if you are editing closed captions as

demonstrated in other blackbird

closed captioning tutorials you'll know

there is a disconnect

from the original source if there is a

modification to content

or timing it is denoted by white text

on a black background if you wish to

reset the closed captioning to the

original source

denoted by blue text simply trim

the modified caption away by using the

center trim position

in either direction exposing the


unmodified source closed captioning text