We can’t deny that subtitles can be of great help in different scenarios, for example, they are a great tool when we are learning a new language, or also if you just prefer to enjoy your content in its original language.
However, there are many occasions when we are not going to need them so how do we turn them off? Today we’ll show you a simple way to turn off Hulu subtitles, whether you’re watching TV or listening to music with your Fire Stick.
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How to disable closed captions for all Hulu user profiles?
To disable Hulu subtitles you won’t have to go through any tedious or complicated process, however, it is necessary to clarify that, from the application, it is not possible to disable them in all user profiles simultaneously, so you will have to repeat the process in each of the profiles.
But why does this happen? The answer is quite simple: captions, on any platform such as Facebook They are a user preference. That said it is understandable that each user has different settings according to their preferences. However, this changes if you do it from the web, but we’ll get to that.
What is the way to disable Hulu closed captioning via Firestick?
There are several ways to disable Hulu subtitles and in this section we will show you each of them. The truth is that none of them is very complicated, so in just a couple of minutes you could have the subtitles disabled.
From the Android or iPhone app
To get the Hulu App you will have to download and install it from the Playstore if you are an Android user or from the Appstore if you are an iPhone user. Once we have the app installed on our device, we just have to log in and go to our user’s settings.
Once inside, we must look for the settings section and go to the ‘subtitles and audio’ section. When we enter that section we must look for the subtitles option and turn them off. it’s that simple!
With the official website
To turn off Hulu’s subtitles from its official website the process is practically the same, a couple of settings and that’s it. However, there is a small difference when making changes to the settings from the page and that is that all changes will be applied to all users associated with that Hulu account simultaneously.
In the TV application
Obviously, the Hulu application is also available for Smart Tv so you only have to install it on your TV and from then on you only have to follow the steps explained in the previous sections, as they are exactly the same, so there is no need to repeat them.
How do I change the format of the subtitles in my Hulu application?
You may want to change the format of the subtitles to make them more readable or simply more visible, as this can be a problem depending on the image effects of the programming you are watching.
The process for changing the format or appearance of the subtitles is actually quite simple. You are really only a couple of clicks away from this option.
Manage color, font and more
- Go to the ‘Account’ tab and once there select ‘Privacy and settings’.
- Then go to the ‘Preferred Appearance’ section.
- In this section you will be able to choose the color, font and whether you want the subtitles to be displayed on a black background. When you have customized the appearance of the subtitles just click on the save button located at the bottom right of the screen.
To format the changes you have made
If after trying the different configurations you want to delete the changes you have made, as in the previous sections we will have to access the Hulu account settings. Note that this can be done from your cell phone, Stick Tv or Smart Tv application and from Hulu’s official website.
When you are in the settings, go to ‘subtitles’ to display the options and you should see the option to format the changes previously applied to the subtitles.