How to Change the Language on Pluto TV?
On Android smartphone
Got an Android phone and want to use subtitles on Pluto TV? You’re in the right place! Unfortunately, the Pluto TV app doesn’t have a direct button to turn on subtitles, but don’t worry. I’ll show you how to do it through your phone’s settings. It’s pretty easy once you know the steps. Let’s get started:
Step 1: Head to Your Phone’s Apps First things first, grab your Android phone and swipe up, down, or wherever to get to your apps. Look for the “Settings” app – that’s where our adventure begins!
Step 2: Dive into Accessibility Options In the Settings menu, scroll around until you find the “Accessibility” option. Give that a tap – it’s like opening a door to a bunch of helpful features.
Step 3: Turn On Closed Captions Inside Accessibility, you’ll see an option for “Closed Captions.” This is your golden ticket! Turn on the Closed Captions feature here.
Step 4: Fire Up Pluto TV Now, jump back to your home screen and open up the Pluto TV app. Find a show or movie you want to watch and start playing it.
Step 5: Tap and Find CC While your video is playing, tap on the screen. You should see a “CC” button – that stands for Closed Captions. Tap on this button.
Step 6: Pick Your Language A list of languages will pop up. Here, you can pick the subtitle language you prefer. Choose the one that works best for you, and voilà!
On iOS Mobiles and Apple TVs
If you’re using an iPhone or an Apple TV and want to get subtitles on your Pluto TV shows, I’ve got you covered. Just like with Android, the Pluto TV app itself doesn’t have a direct way to turn on subtitles. But no worries, your device settings are here to save the day! Here’s a step-by-step guide to get those subtitles up and running:
Step 1: Start with Settings Grab your iPhone or Apple TV remote and head over to the “Settings” app. This is where all the magic happens for customizing your device.
Step 2: Find General and Accessibility In your Settings menu, look for the “General” option. Tap on it, and then find the “Accessibility” menu. Accessibility features are super helpful for making your device easier to use.
Step 3: Media Settings Under Accessibility, you’ll see an option for “Media.” Tap on that, and then look for “Subtitles & Captioning.” This is where you can control how subtitles appear on your screen.
Step 4: Turn On Closed Captions In the Subtitles & Captioning menu, you’ll find an option for “Closed Captions + SDH.” SDH stands for Subtitles for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, and it’s a great feature to have. Toggle this option on to enable subtitles.
Step 5: Open Pluto TV Now, head back to your home screen and open the Pluto TV app on your iPhone or Apple TV. Pick a video to watch and start playing it.
Step 6: Activate Subtitles While your video is playing, tap on the screen. You should see a “CC” (Closed Captions) option. Tap on it, and then choose the subtitle language you prefer.
On Amazon Firestick
Got an Amazon Firestick and want to add subtitles to your Pluto TV experience? Great choice! Subtitles can really enhance your viewing, especially if you’re watching a show in a language that’s not your first. The process is pretty straightforward, so let’s get those subtitles rolling:
Step 1: Head to Firestick Settings First up, grab your Firestick remote and navigate to the “Settings” page. You can usually find this at the top of the home screen.
Step 2: Enable Closed Captions In the Settings menu, look for the “Closed Captions” option. This is where you can turn on subtitles for all your content. Toggle this option to enable Closed Captions.
Step 3: Open Pluto TV Once you’ve turned on Closed Captions, head back to your Firestick home screen. From there, launch the Pluto TV app. It’s time to pick a show or movie to watch!
Step 4: Use Your Fire TV Remote Got your video playing? Great! Now, take your Fire TV remote and press the “Menu” button. This button usually has three lines and opens up additional options on your screen.
Step 5: Choose Your Subtitles In the menu that pops up, you’ll see an option for Closed Captions. Select this, and then you can choose the language for your subtitles.
If you’re streaming Pluto TV on a Roku device and want to add subtitles, you’re in the right place. Roku devices have a slightly different way of setting up subtitles compared to other streaming devices, but it’s still pretty easy. Let’s walk through the steps to get those subtitles working for a better viewing experience:
Step 1: Start Pluto TV on Roku First, grab your Roku remote and open the Pluto TV app on your Roku device. Find a show or movie that you want to watch and start playing it.
Step 2: Access More Options With your video playing, it’s time to bring up more options. Press the ‘*’ (asterisk) button on your Roku remote. This button is like a magic wand that opens up a whole new menu.
Step 3: Select Closed Captions In the menu that appears on your screen, look for the “Closed Captions” option. This is where you can control the subtitles for your video.
Step 4: Choose Your Language Now, you’ll use the right and left arrow buttons on your Roku remote to navigate through the subtitle options. Scroll through until you find the language that works best for you.