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Is it possible to remove hard-coded subtitles from a video clip ?

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I am wondering if it is at all possible to remove hard-coded subtitles from a video clip ? ( i.e. the clip is in Divx avi format ) . Thanks.

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The only certain way I know of is to crop the video.
An alternative is the blending method - discussed here.

Unless the subs are in the black screen area of a letterboxed video you lose a lot of the picture by cropping - and the blending/blurring method, depending on the degree of success, can be distracting to watch.
Originally posted by attar:

Thanks for the infos attar .... Sound like it's a really tough task :-(
This message has been edited since its posting. Latest edit was made on 19 Oct 2012 @ 19:20
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