CTA TR-3 Closed Captioning in IP-delivered Video Programming (Formerly CEA TR-3)
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The purpose of this report is to document a common understanding of an implementation of SMPTE Timed Text (SMPTE ST 2052-1)  that meets the FCC's "safe harbor" provision in Â§ 79.103 (c) (11) . This report describes the technical details of a media player capable of rendering closed captioning from file-based content when the captioning is delivered via IP protocols (e.g. via the Internet), for synchronized presentation with audio and video.