Trace: hulu_subtitle


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First, you need a Hulu account with subscription.

Then, open your browser's console before click play on any shows. When start playing, search smi on the network tab.

Copy the link of the *.smi file, which looks like this:

This is an encrypted file. But now, we can get the WebVTT version of this. Change the link to something like this:

You're all set!



WebVTT to ASS or SRT. For Windows, just Download Subtitle Edit.

You can use command like this:

SubtitleEdit /convert source.vtt ass
SubtitleEdit /convert source.vtt srt

Personally, I think ASS version is better than SRT. The program will keep format tags like <i> in SRT, but works perfect in ASS.