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  1. Add Copy, Save and Share option for Camera translations

    very very nice app. please consider adding an option for saving (in text format) the translation.

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      under review  ·  32 comments  ·  Android Ideas  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Whenever we select something, and then tap the three dots

      Whenever we select something, and then tap the three dots and tap on Translator, this app opens a small window and translates that to the preferred language. But there's no way to copy that translation. I mean if a friend asks something in German or Spanish or any other language, then it's a hassle to get that translated text. Please add a copy function to that small window that appears. It'll help a lot.

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      • Add pinyin when translating from other languages than English to Chinese

        Cannot read pinyin when translating from other languages than English to Chinese.
        Note from admin (This issue only happens in Android and not in iOS)

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          under review  ·  7 comments  ·  Android Problems  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Camera shutter sound

          Please allow us to manage the shutter sound from within the app.

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            under review  ·  2 comments  ·  Android Ideas  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • 怎么选择不了语言了呢

            tr: How can I not choose the language

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              0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

              Hi,
              Thank you for your post on the Microsoft Translator forum and I’m sorry to read the app is not working well. Please help us understand what is going wrong by describing the steps you have taken to translate. Did you use text, speech or camera translations? Online or offline? Did you get any error messages? From what language to what language were you trying to translate?
              Best regards,
              Gwenda
              Microsoft Translator Team

            • Translate screenshots (.png files).

              Add support for screenshots on Android devices (.png image files)

              The workaround is to convert the .png file to a .jpg file and then translate it.

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                        0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                        Hi,

                        Thanks for your comment on the Translator forum.

                        Can you please let us know which of the national minority languages you would like to see added to Translator.

                        Best regards,
                        Gwenda
                        Microsoft Translator Team

                      • Sometimes when English is translated into Chinese, some Chinese translations are not accurate enough

                        Sometimes when English is translated into Chinese, some Chinese translations are not accurate enough

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                          2 comments  ·  Android Ideas  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                          Thank you for your message on the Translator forum. We appreciate your feedback.

                          The translation system is constantly learning, making corrections, and improving its output.
                          Automatic translations use statistical machine learning to translate from one language to another, and it works best when translating full sentences. In some instances, it can create errors, especially when the phrase lacks context.
                          You can learn more about how automatic translation works at https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/translator/mt.aspx

                          Thanks again for your feedback to improve our translation service.

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                          • Phrasebook customization

                            The iOS phrasebook is easier to use because you can change part of the phrase which is convenient. The Android phrasebook is less user friendly. Please change the Android phrasebook so that it resembles the iOS one.

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                              under review  ·  1 comment  ·  Android Problems  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Photo translations instead of Camera translations

                              Original text:
                              seria bueno incorporar la traducción fotográfica o de scaner, a través de la cámara fotográfica del telefono. Fabio.

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                                  3 comments  ·  Android Ideas  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  under review  ·  Olivier responded

                                  What would you like to see on the Widget? Shortcut to specific language pairs and ways of entering information ?

                                • Show downloaded list of languages in language of the device.

                                  ‎Why is the system language Chinese, but when downloading offline language packs, the language is displayed in English? How do i show the list of language packs as Chinese?‎

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