Create beautiful transcripts

Transcriptase is free (libre) open-source software to help you transcribe audio and video. It runs on Mac, Windows, and Linux.

Keyboard Shortcuts

Start and stop video, insert timecodes, all without touching your mouse



Transcriptase takes care of saving your transcript for you. Never lose your work again.



Transcriptase is free, and we use an A-GPL software license to ensure it stays that way.

"This sounds like something I don't understand, but I'm proud of you, honey."

My mom