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Adding editing a subtitle to mkv movie

Download the free mkvtoolnix from : http://www.videohelp.com/tools/MKVtoolnix
run mkvmerge GUI

To add or remove a English Subtitle from MKV movie:

"add" xxx.mkv video file
"add" english.srt subtitle file

In "Tracks, Chapters and files" window, click on the subtitle file you just added and fill the following:

General Track Options TAB:
Track Name: English
Language: eng(english)

Format Specific Options TAB:
Charset: ISO-8859-2

Output filename: specify output destination and filename

Click on start muxing button.

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To add or remove a Arabic Subtitle from MKV movie:

"add" xxx.mkv video file
"add" arabic.srt subtitle file

In "Tracks, Chapters and files" window, click on the subtitle file you just added and fill the following:

General Track Options TAB:
Track Name: Arabic
Language: ara(arabic)

Format Specific Options TAB:
Charset: UTF-8

Output filename: specify output destination and filename

Click on start muxing button.
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If your arabic subtitle appears with strange characters then it is not UTF-8, To make it UTF-8 :
Download the free Aegisub editor software
Click File-->open subtitles with charset...
select your subtitle file and click open, a Charset window will appear, select Arabic (windows-1256)
the subtitle file will open, edit what you like then click File-->Export Subtitle
a window will open, make sure "Text encoding is : Unicode (UTF-8) then click on the "Export" button
fill a name for the new subtitle file that will be created (it must contain .srt at the end, example titanic_AR.srt)
Click "save" button.
Now you have a arabic subtitle .srt file with Charset UTF-8
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You can also remove an already existing subtitle from a mkv movie, add the .mkv movie
the movie will load with all it's subtitles that are embeded in
click on the subtitle that you want removed and click the "remove" button
click the "start muxing" button
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