Teams meetings on web browsers (Chrome, Edge, Safari) will now support Live Captions in all supported spoken languages as well as CART.
Live Captions is the foundation for enabling Intelligent Meetings scenarios. Teams is investing in them in order to foster:
Inclusivity: Aid people with hearing deficit and facilitate communication without language barriers.
Productivity: Make meetings more effective.
Engagement: Stay connected.
Supported Languages: English (US), English (Canada), English (India), English (UK), English (Australia), English (New Zealand), Arabic (Arab Emirates), Arabic (Saudi Arabia), Chinese (Cantonese), Chinese (Mandarin), Danish, Dutch (Belgium), Dutch (Netherlands), French (Canada), French (France), Finnish, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Russian, Spanish (Mexico), Spanish (Spain), Swedish.
Available now for everyone in Public Preview.
How to enable
While you are joined to a meeting on the web browser (Chrome/Edge/Safari), click on the overflow menu (…)
Select the overflow menu (…) button
Click on “Turn on live captions” and you should be able to see captions start immediately.
Note: If you need information about enabling the public preview itself, see “Enable the public preview for Teams” below.
Supported clients and platforms
Teams doesn't save captions.
Make sure the language you select is the language everyone is speaking in the meeting.
When you change the spoken language setting, it affects everyone. The captions and transcript language will change for all meeting participants.