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Changing subtitle-offset virtually impossible due to black overlay/band at the bottom of the screen.

diddekendiddeken Members, Plex Pass Posts: 5 Plex Pass

Hello,

When using Plex for Kodi it is vertually impossible to change the subtitle offset because a big black band apears at the bottom of the screen whenever selecting that option in Audio-settings, so the subtitles are not visible anymore.

I am on Kodi 17.3 and using the default Estuary skin. When using Confluence Skin I experience the same phenomenon.
When performing the same action in Kodi (without using Plex for Kodi)there is no black band appearing and the subtitles stay visible.

Anyone has a solution for this?

Thanks in advance.

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Answers

  • giejaygiejay Members Posts: 2 Plex Pass

    I have exactly the same problem! Can't find a solution as well:( Back to plexkodiconnect for me because of this

  • keithahkeithah Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Posts: 1,331 Plex Ninja

    Can I see a screenshot?

  • giejaygiejay Members Posts: 2 Plex Pass

    Well I found a solution, not sure if this is new but when selecting the subtitle option completely on the right (instead of selecting it though video settings), you can set the delay without a black overlay :)

  • diddekendiddeken Members, Plex Pass Posts: 5 Plex Pass
    edited January 31

    Sorry for the very late reply, I didn't follow this thread anymore because I had given up someone would still answer.
    Problem has not been solved yet so here's the screenshots. The screenshots are taken from the desktop-client, since it happens on my nvidia as well as on my Windows-PC.

    @keithah said:
    Can I see a screenshot?



  • diddekendiddeken Members, Plex Pass Posts: 5 Plex Pass

    Whenever I press pause or want to adjust the subtitle offset the overlay comes over the subtitles, instead of the subtitles showing on top of the overlay, like when you adjust the subs with kodi (without Plex).

    I cannot see the subs, thus I cannot adjust them to see when they are running correctly.

  • diddekendiddeken Members, Plex Pass Posts: 5 Plex Pass

    @giejay said:
    Well I found a solution, not sure if this is new but when selecting the subtitle option completely on the right (instead of selecting it though video settings), you can set the delay without a black overlay :)

    I've tried your 'solution' but I don't find an option for the subtitles completely on the right. Only place I can change the subtitles offset is in the 'audio' tab of the settings.

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