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Q&A on Adjusting Closed Captioning

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Happy Friday Cord Cutters!

This week we've got a Q&A about adjusting closed captioning, early Black Friday deals, short cuts, and more!

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Q&A > Can I Change How Closed Captions Appear?
Roku Closed Captions

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This week's question comes from John who asks, "I find the closed captioning when streaming too small to read. Is there a way to fix it?"

Even if you don't have hearing loss or auditory processing issues, you might still enjoy closed captioning when you're watching TV. However, the default closed captioning settings might be too difficult to read from the couch.

Thankfully most streaming platforms have system-level settings (usually found under ACCESSABILITY) which will allow you to adjust not only when closed captions appear, but the size, background color, and in some cases even the font. Of all platforms, Roku seems to have the most robust set of closed captioning customization options.

Get instructions for adjusting closed captioning for Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast with Google TV, and Apple TV.       

Have a question about cord cutting that you'd like answered? Send us a note and you may see your question in an upcoming issue of Cord Cutting This Week! 

DEALS > New All-Time Low Price for Refurbished Tablo DUAL LITE, & More
Tablo Black Friday
This week's deals on cord cutting gear and services include:   

SHORT CUTS > Fubo CEO Warns of Price Hikes, & More
Fubo TV

'Short Cuts' delivers all the cord-cutting news you need to know about, including: 


As usual, there's lots of great TV coming to you FREE with an antenna this week including:
Adele One Night Onlly
  • Jonathan Majors hosts and Taylor Swift performs on Saturday Night Live - November 13th @ 11:30 p.m. ET on NBC/Global
  • Catch the special Adele One Night Only - November 14th @ 8:30 p.m. ET on CBS/Global
  • The Flash returns for it's 8th season - November 16th @ 8:00 p.m. ET on CW
  • Followed by the season 6 premiere of Riverdale - November 16th @ 9:00 p.m. ET on CW
Don't forget to regularly check the TV SHOWS > PREMIERING tab on your Tablo app to find and set new and old favorites to record.  


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