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  1. sound effects

    more options on the sounds effects would really help out for transcription. Especially for hard to hear speakers. Such as being able to manipulate the bass and treble if needed or reduce the background noise.

    21 votes
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  2. error box needs keyboard support and non cryptic alert messages (media not in expected folder error)

    Blind users can't interact with media not found errors via the keyboard and these errors are in cryptic hexadecimal rather than English.

    3 votes
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  3. 54 votes
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    12 comments  ·  import/export  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    planned  ·  Matt Brown responded

    We hope to get to this soon, along with support for stl import.

  4. 2 votes
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  5. allow saving full-res video image in document

    Be able to create a document with slides inserted in text.

    7 votes
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    0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thanks for writing in the request. You can save images within InqScribe by clicking “File > Save Current Frame as JPEG…” or “File > Save Time Series as JPEGs…” However, you cannot currently save these images in a document with your transcript’s text. We will consider this export option for a future update.

  6. Support exported transcripts that contain images of each time-stamped frame

    Creates an exported transcript that inserts a still image of each timestamped frame.

    7 votes
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    under review  ·  2 comments  ·  import/export  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  7. support separate sets of snippets/shortcuts

    Many folks want to share snippets or shortcuts with each other. Come up with a way to save a collection of snippets as a file to share with others, and have a way to limit which snippets are active for any given file.

    Of course, this feature could also allow you to create and store collections of snippets for your own use.

    39 votes
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    7 comments  ·  shortcuts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  8. 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.

    31 votes
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    4 comments  ·  Transcripts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  9. 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 →
  10. Open Language localization

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

    1 vote
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  11. 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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    1 comment  ·  Transcripts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  12. show waveform in the player window

    it would be nice to see the audiowaveform in the player window

    137 votes
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    8 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  13. 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.

    3 votes
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    2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  14. 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!

    16 votes
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    under review  ·  4 comments  ·  Subtitles  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  15. 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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    1 comment  ·  media support  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  16. allow for .m2t logging

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

    4 votes
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  17. 20 votes
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    2 comments  ·  media support  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  18. let me use InqScribe to control playback in the background

    So I can type in Word or some other application, and use the foot pedal to control playback.

    80 votes
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    under review  ·  9 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  19. add styled text support

    Add support for styles like bold and italic, along with custom font colors and varying fonts and font sizes.

    262 votes
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    under review  ·  22 comments  ·  Transcripts  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
  20. 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.

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