Change language settings for iTunes Store videos

You can change the language for audio and subtitles in many movies and TV shows available from the iTunes Store.

Mac or PC

  1. While watching a video in iTunes, move your cursor to the bottom of the window to reveal playback controls. 
  2. From the lower-right hand corner, click the speech bubble icon  to open the Audio and Subtitles menu.
  3. Select your preferred language.

iPhone, iPod touch, and iPod nano

  1. While watching a video in the Videos app, tap the screen to reveal playback controls.
  2. Tap the speech bubble icon  to open the Audio & Subtitles menu.
  3. Select your preferred language, then tap Done.

If you're using your iPhone or iPod touch with AirPlay to stream your movie to Apple TV, you can change the audio or subtitle language from your device as you watch.

iPad

On iPad, tap on the speech bubble icon on left of the playback controls. If you're using any of your devices with AirPlay to stream your movie via Apple TV, you can change the audio or subtitle language from your device as you watch.

  1. While watching a video in the Videos app, tap the screen to reveal playback controls.
  2. Tap the speech bubble icon  on the left side of the controls to open the Audio & Subtitles menu.
  3. Select your preferred language, then tap Done.

If you're using your iPad with AirPlay to stream your movie to Apple TV, you can change the audio or subtitle language from your device as you watch.

Apple TV

On Apple TV (4th generation):

  1. While watching a video on Apple TV, swipe down on the remote to open the Info menu.
  2. Swipe right to Subtitles, and select your preferred subtitle language.
  3. Swipe right to Audio, and select your preferred audio language.

On Apple TV (3rd generation and earlier):

  1. While watching a video on Apple TV, press and hold the Select button on the Apple TV remote. 
  2. Go to Subtitles, and select your preferred subtitle language.
  3. Go to Audio, and select your preferred language.

Learn more

Learn how to turn on closed captioning on various devices using the steps below:

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