Installation and Usage
“Pocketalk subtitles” is used by installing a dedicated program on your computer and linking it with your Pocketalk.
- Web camera*
* If your computer is equipped with a camera, you do not need to prepare it separately.
Download “PocketalkSubtitles.exe” on the computer where you will be using Pocketalk subtitlesAn email with the program download link will be sent to the email address you entered in the entry form.
Double-click the downloaded “PocketalkSubtitles.exe”Follow the instructions and install the application.
Install Microsoft Visual Studio C++ 2019 Redistributable Package (x86) and (x64) if a message instructing you to do so appears.
Using Pocketalk subtitles
Using Pocketalk subtitles and Pocketalk (1/3)
Launch the installed Pocketalk subtitles
Tap - [Settings] - [Screen sharing] on Pocketalk
On the Pocketalk [Screen sharing] screen, tap [OFF ] and then [ON ]
[Screen sharing] is valid for three hours after it has been turned [ON ].
You can use [Screen sharing] until it is turned [OFF ] by tapping on [Discard the displayed content in 3 hours] (icon changes to ).
Enter the [Shared number] and [Password] displayed on the Pocketalk [Screen sharing] screen to Pocketalk subtitles and click [Connect]
[Screen sharing] screen on Pocketalk
[Connect with Pocketalk] screen on Pocketalk subtitles
If a message shows that the connection was successful, connection is complete.
Using teleconference services (2/3)
Joining a teleconference with a computer
If you join a teleconference with a web browser, you may not be able to use Pocketalk subtitles depending on the teleconference service. In this case, use a desktop version of your desired teleconference service.
On the camera settings of your teleconference service, select [Pocketalk Subtitles]Confirm that the “POCKETALK” logo appears on your camera image.
Using Pocketalk (3/3)
Press and hold and speak to the unit when you hear a beep sound (release your finger from the button when you are finished speaking)The translations of the words you spoke will be displayed on your camera image as subtitles.
Exit Pocketalk subtitles
Pocketalk subtitles keeps running as a resident software even if you close the settings screen.
To end Pocketalk subtitles, right click on the task bar and select [Exit].
Frequently asked questions
The camera image or subtitle display is slow
This may improve by reducing the camera image size of Pocketalk subtitles.
You can change the display size in the Pocketalk subtitles [Video settings] - [Resolution].
I want to change the display position of subtitles
You can change the display position of subtitles.
You can change the position in the Pocketalk subtitles [Video settings] - [Show subtitles].
You can also change the display speed of the subtitle input text: [Displaying speed of subtitles]
I want to change the display language of the Pocketalk subtitles (software)
You can change the language in the Pocketalk subtitles [General settings] - [Language].
I want to hide subtitles
Switch the camera setting of your teleconference service to the camera of your computer, or end Pocketalk subtitles.