Slides captions allows users to repurpose the Google Slides Captioning feature as a full screen captioning tool. There are a number of uses for this:
For use in a theatre or auditorium space where you want to caption an event. The multiple lines and large text, make it easier to follow what is happening.
In a meeting room, where there are multiple displays, where one can be dedicated to the purpose of captioning
There are a number of factors which must be taken into consideration when using this Chrome Extension:
The extension will prevent your Google Slides from appearing, to be able to display your slides again you must:
Using the menu open Extensions
2. Slide the slider across to turn off the extension
3. To enable again open the extensions menu
4. And slide the slider across
The extension uses Google's captioning technology and errors can be expected.
The extension cannot differentiate between different people talking