How To Remove Subtitles On IPTV

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Have you ever flicked over to another IPTV channel on your IPTV service and noticed there seem to be subtitles displaying and no matter what you press they just don’t seem to go? Well, in this article we teach you how to remove subtitles on IPTV.

How To Remove Subtitles If Using A Media IPTV Set Top Box

To disable IPTV if you are using an encoded media IPTV set-top box you will need to follow the below steps.

  1. Press the menu button on your remote
  2. Choose the Settings menu
  3. Go to subtitles and turn them off

But the majority of you will be using devices such as firesticks, mag boxes, etc so we will cover how to disable subtitles on these devices and applications such as IPTV Smarters Pro.

How To Turn Off Subtitles On STB Emulator IPTV App

  1. Press the menu icon (3 vertical dots in the top right-hand corner)
  2. Now click on Subtitles
  3. Switch off the subtitles

How To Get Rid Of Subtitles On TiviMate

  1. Go into Settings
  2. Then choose Close Captions
  3. Switch Closed Captions to Off

How To Remove Subtitles On IPTV Smarters Pro

IPTV Smarters Pro doesn’t have a subtitles section in the apps section but to get rid of the subtitles you will need to do the below.

  1. Go into settings
  2. Choose Player Setting
  3. Choose Native
  4. Save and restart the IPTV Smarters app

After you have done the above you will now see when playing the streams a setting where you can either turn on or off the subtitles on that IPTV channel.

How To Disable The Subtitles On A Mag Box

  1. When Viewing the IPTV channel press the app button on the mag box remote control
  2. You will now be able to turn ON or OFF the subtitles for that one IPTV stream

We have covered all the main devices and apps on the market if you are using a different IPTV app or device then the steps above will be very similar to how to turn off subtitles on your IPTV device.

Subtitles Won’t Turn Off Even After Disabling The Subtitle Setting

If you have done the above for your choosen device and are still seeing subtitles on a certain IPTV channel then this will be because the subtitles are hardcoded into the stream itself so there is nothing you can do on your end.

The best thing to do is send your IPTV provider an email about this specific channel and see if they can resolve the issue on their side.

Can I Get Teletext On IPTV?

Unfortunately, you can not receive Teletext due to it being made for terrestrial television and some satellite/cable-based boxes.

It may one day get integrated into IPTV but it’s hard to say, but who knows what the future holds…

But you can get subtitles on IPTV just not the old style you may be used to from the older terrestrial television days.


We have covered how to get rid of and remove subtitles on IPTV depending on which device or IPTV app you use. 


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