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Play audio & video files in all supported formats

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Download Other Versions of InqScribe

v 2.5 beta

Download: macOS
Updated Sept. 27, 2021
While still in beta, this 64-bit update offers a new HD interface, spell check, improved foot pedal support, and an updated media engine among other improvements. Download this version if you're running macOS Catalina or Big Sur. See our blog post for more information. A complete list of changes can be found on the version history page. Full release and Windows version coming soon!

v 2.2.4

Download: macOS, Windows
Feb. 2018
This is the current version of InqScribe, and the last to support QuickTime. Download this version if you rely on the “Save Subtitled QuickTime Movie” feature. Please note this is a 32-bit app, and it will not work on macOS Catalina or later.

v 2.2.2

Download: macOS, Windows
Jan. 2015
Minor updates and improved error messages from previous version.

For more about past releases, visit our Version History page.

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