Customize closed caption format

To improve readability of closed captions, you can customize their formatting, such as font size, font color, background color, and more. You'll see your formatting changes when you turn on closed captions.

To change the format of closed captions:

  1. Press  on the remote control, select Settings, and press ok.

  2. Select Accessibility and press ok to display the Closed Caption Options page.

  3. If the Closed Caption Adjustments option is off, select it and press ok to turn it on and display the formatting options.  

  4. Select any of the formatting options and press ok to see the settings.

    Font Style The font face of the caption (such as monospace sans, proportional serif)
    Font Size The relative font size of the caption (such as small, standard, large)
    Font Color The color of the font in the caption
    Font Opacity How "see through" the captions are
    Edge Style The line style around the caption (such as raised, depressed, drop-shadow)
    Edge Color The color surrounding the caption
    Background Color The color of the caption's background
    Background Opacity How "see through" the background of the captions is


    Check the preview: When you select a formatting option, you'll see a preview of how closed captions appear with the current settings in the upper-right corner of the screen—for example:

Want to undo your changes? To reset captions to the default format in which they're broadcast, select Reset Closed Caption Options and press ok.
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