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How to transcribe your Skype meeting in Type Studio

This is a short little tutorial that explains how to transcribe your Skype video by using Type Studio.

In short

In this article, you will learn how to easily transcribe your Skype meeting online. The only thing you need is an internet connection and Skype for business.

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Record the Skype call

When all participants entered your Skype meeting, click on more options(...) and hit the “Start Recording” button on the top of the list.

Stop and get recording

When you are finished with your meeting, click the “stop” button in the bottom bar of your Skype window and end the meeting. Now click browse to locate your recording on your computer.

Use Type Studio to transcribe your meeting

Go to signup to create an account or go to login if you already have an account. Here you can get a step by step guide on how to create an account.

Upload the Skype recording video

After logging in , you will be directed to the dashboard per default. To Upload the Skype recording, click on the top left card that has a plus on it. You can now drag your video into the dropdown area or choose the video from your computer.

Type Studio upload page


After you choose the Skype recording from your computer, we automatically start to transcribe your video. This process will take a few minutes. Please don’t close your browser tab while we are transcribing.

In Progress Upload Rendering


To download the transcript, click on “Export Text” in the top right corner. In the dropdown, you can choose to download the .srt, .vtt, or as a raw text file. If you want to know how to add these files to YouTube or LinkedIn, take a look here.

Export options