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  1. Add control over size of the timecode display

    The timecode display right now is way too small and difficult to see. I wish it were bigger and more visible. Either Inquirium can make it so, or give us controls over its appearance, font, color, etc.

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  2. allow a link in the transcript area to multiple media files

    That way the same inqscribe file can point to different media files. This is useful if, for example, you wanted to show lots of examples of the same category which occur in different media files.

    39 votes
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    under review  ·  5 comments  ·  Transcripts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  3. Spreadsheet type work area and Excel support

    Instead of plain text area . Let us choose the number of colums visible.
    Would be fare more useful and easily exporable for stuctural data instead of relying on TABs and returns that are not always visible.

    33 votes
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  4. Add Flash support

    It would be great to be able to transcribe .FLVs (Flash format), whether from a file or from a URL. Obviously, URL would be the most convenient.

    57 votes
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  5. Save subtitle settings

    It would be helpful if you could save and load your subtitled settings instead of having to re-input them every time. Especially great when subtitling hundreds of MOV's with the same width/height!

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    under review  ·  4 comments  ·  Subtitles  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  6. Open Language localization

    Please give us the ability to translate the software. It can only benefit you.

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  7. Support for media in external device, like DV player

    One of the things I really miss in Inqscribe is the possibility of transcribing straight from a DV tape. As a documentarist shooting in native langugages, I first have to go do a pre-translation in a text editor, and then bring a captured clip from Final Cut into Inqscribe and this will be translated again. Inqscribe would grow immensely as a program if it had the possibility of controling an external DV device via firewire (like a player, or camera in VTR mode) and using that as media.

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  8. allow for .m2t logging

    many of us are working in HDV. Is there a way to log without doing a transfer to mpeg?

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  9. 20 votes
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  10. 19 votes
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    0 comments  ·  media support  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    While InqScribe can read and control digital media files saved on a data DVD disc, it does not currently support the DVD format. We will consider DVD support for a future release of InqScribe.

    In the meantime, we recommend a workaround that involves converting your DVD to a standard media file. There are a number of free options for Windows and Mac, such as Handbrake, that will create an InqScribe-friendly MPEG4 video file from your DVD. Once you’ve converted your media to MPEG4, simply locate the file through InqScribe’s “Select Media Source…” dialog.

  11. TTML import

    Although InqScribe has the ability to output a TTML file via the InqScribe Labs site (https://labs.inqscribe.com/exporter/ttml/), there is currently no way to import a TTML file into InqScribe.

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  12. Create a Snippet Variable that inserts the final timecode/file length

    From the community: "Please include the time length of audio file as a Snippet Variable"

    This would essentially be a variable that inserts the last timecode of the file. For example, the variable would insert "[00:59:56.10]" for a file that that is 59 minutes and 56 seconds long.

    Let us know in the comments if there's another timecode format you'd like to see (ex: 59:56).

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  13. Add support for find and replace regex patterns

    Per user request:
    We do a lot of edits where the speaker has been misidentified. The usual format is to have the speaker ID at the start of the line followed by a colon. Right now we select the speaker with a double click and then hit a snippet key. It would be nice to be able to assign a speaker to the current line (or even multiple lines) without having to do the select. Allowing find/replace with a regex pattern, which could then to be assignable as a hotkey, would be perfect.

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