Closed captions on YouTube can either be provided by the owner of the video or are automated captions which use speech recognition software to transcribe the video.
For a video to have the options of auto-captions, the video owner must have first requested auto-captions on a video. The speech recognition track can take a few days to become available to viewers. Video owners can also disable auto-captions once they’re activated.
How to search closed captioned videos on YouTube
To search YouTube for videos with closed captions:
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