Provide captions for videos with audio.
Introduction
Users with hearing impairments may not be able perceive the sound on a video. Presenting this in caption means these users can fully enjoy the content.

How to Pass

Add captions to all videos with sound.
Caption all spoken word.
Identify speakers.
Caption non-speech information (such as sounds).

Exceptions
You don’t need to

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Provide an alternative to video-only and audio-only content.
Introduction
Users who have difficulty with hearing and/or vision may need assistance with audio-only or video only content, such as an audio file, embedded podcast or silent film.
By providing the same information in a different format, these users can access the content by other means, such as text or

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Provide text alternatives for non-text content that serves the same purpose.
Introduction
Users who cannot see images, hear audio or perceive video benefit from having text alternatives in their place. These can be read by the user or voiced by assistive technology.

Text alternatives must therefore provide the same information as the non-text content.
How to Pass

Add a

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