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Sue Sie wrote:
I’m almost finished with your instructional DVD for DVDSP. It’s been very helpful so far. The only problem is that in the subtitle part of the instructions, I believe I am following all your scripting and instructions to a ‘T’ and for the life of me can’t get the simulator to run and shut off the subtitles. Is there anything you can think of that I might have missed, maybe in preferences. I’ve gone through it 3 times fastidiously with no positive results. I am working with version 4.0.3.
Larry replies: Sue, the secret is the View checkbox, which is in the Simulator and part of the Subtitle script command in the Inspector.
You turn on, and set, subtitle tracks through scripts; generally attached to buttons. So, to change subtitle tracks: