What is Dramacool, how to download videos and add Japanese subtitles!

Updated on 2023-03-06
Dramacool is a free Asian drama streaming video sharing website. asian dramas available on Dramacool are not available with Japanese subtitles. This article will show you how to download dramacool dramas to your PC and add Japanese subtitles.

Dramacool is a free Asian drama streaming video sharing website. asian dramas available on Dramacool are not available with Japanese subtitles. This article will show you how to download dramacool dramas to your PC and add Japanese subtitles.

Downloading videos from Dramacool

Dramacool does not have the ability to convert subtitles.

Before adding Japanese subtitles, you need to download the video from Dramacool.

Download from Dramacool website

The Dramacool website has a download function, so you can easily download your favorite dramas and movies to your computer by using the download button. The download procedure is as follows

First, open the official Dramacool website, play the movie you want to watch, and tap the "Download" button below the playback window. Then, from the page that opens, click "DOWNLOAD(AUTOP-MP4)" under "Link download.

Then, another playback page will open, and you can start downloading the video by tapping the "Menu" -> "Download" button in the lower right corner.

However, download failures are common.

Therefore, we would like to recommend a dedicated download software.

Use KeepStreams Downloader

KeepStreams Download er is a powerful program that allows you to easily download videos from Netflix, Disney+, Amazon Prime Video, hulu, U-NEXT, TELASA, NHK Plus, TVer, and dozens of other video delivery services. It is a high-performance All In One download service that supports all streaming sites, including Dramacool.

Download KeepStreams for free here.

The benefits of KeepStreams downloader are as follows

  • Download "Dramacool" matches in up to full HD quality.
  • Download multiple "Dramacool" match videos at once.
  • Ads can be automatically removed when downloading videos
  • Fast download speed, reaching up to 32 MB/s.

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How to use KeepStreams

1. download this program from the official KeepStreams website

2. launch KeepStreams and enter the URL of the official "Dramacool" website (dramacool9.co) in the address bar on the home page.

3. go to the homepage of "Dramacool" and log in with your au account, then select the video you want to download from the purchased or free videos.

4. Play the video. Select your desired quality and audio in the pop-up window that appears, then click "Download Now.

5. The video will begin downloading, and a 2-hour match will be downloaded in approximately 10 minutes.

Using FlixPal Downloader

FlixPal Downloader is a powerful downloader that allows you to download videos from Netflix, Amazon Prime, hulu, Disney Plus, U-NEXT, DMM Video, NHK Plus, and other paid subscription services.

Click here to download FlixPal for free.
  • FlixPal downloader also supports downloading content from YouTube, Dramacool, Nico Nico Douga, and other posted video sites.

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Next, the steps to download Dramacool content with FlixPal Downloader!

STEP1 First, download the software from the official FlixPal downloader website and install it.

STEP2 Function the FlixPal downloader and access the site you want to visit by entering the url <https://48idol.me/> in the search field on the homepage of the user interface.

STEP3 Select the video you wish to download in the built-in browser and click the "M3U8" button in the upper left corner of the playback screen.

STEP3 Select the quality of the video you want to save in the widow that appears. After making your selection, click "Download Now" to start downloading the video.

STEP4 Check the download progress on the "Downloading" page of the user interface.

Download Dramacool Subtitle Fail

The Player used in this case is VLC Media Player.

VLC is fully compatible with subtitles so you can watch videos and movies. You can add subtitles to your content in a very easy way.

To add subtitles to a movie or series with VLC, you need an SRT file. It stores a timeline containing blocks of text that need to be displayed on the screen. SRT subtitle files can be downloaded from the Internet. You can also create your own using an application such as Notepad.


Subscene has an excellent database of many popular movies and TV shows from around the world. The main contributors to the website are its users, and subtitles are available in many languages. The website also offers a useful feature - users can request subtitles that are not in the database. Please remember to activate JavaScript when downloading subtitles.


OpenSubtitles is one of the largest free subtitle sources on the web. The website is available in several languages, including Japanese, so you can find everything you are looking for. It also offers excellent tools for advanced searching and allows you to set specific options such as production year and country for movies, or season and episode for TV series.


If you want to download subtitles for the latest TV shows and TV series, TVsubs is definitely worth a try. It has a huge database of about 3,000 TV shows of various genres. When you download subtitles from this website, they are saved as zip files, so don't forget to unzip them before watching.

Adding subtitles to downloaded Dramacool videos

Open the video you want to subtitle in VLC. Click on the Subtitles section of the VLC toolbar and select the Add Subtitle. option.


Open the subtitle menu in VLC

Find the SRT file in the File Explorer and click Open.


Once this is done, VLC will associate it with the video and subtitles will be available. Captions are usually displayed at the bottom.


However, there is a much easier alternative that does not require you to add subtitles manually. To automatically display subtitles in VLC, follow these steps Open the folder where you saved the video file. Drag the SRT file and drop it into the same folder as the file you want to subtitle.


Group the video and SRT into a folder

Rename the SRT file to the same name as the video file.


When you open the video, VLC will automatically associate the video file with the subtitle file.


As you can see, adding subtitles to video files using VLC is a very easy task.