Translator for iOS

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  1. Add Somali and Amharic

    These languages are prevalent in the Seattle area and would be useful to add into the app

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  3. iPad users

    For typing on an iPad program needs to be in landscape mode

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  4. 9 votes
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  5. 9 votes
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  6. Persistent conversation mode

    Make conversation a bit more like whatsapp with translation, stay in background with notifications. Useful when spanish friends stay for a few days! Also if only two languages being used when sending the message would like the translation to help my spanish!

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  7. Support for split screen

    So this app is really awesome and for the iPhones is just perfect but for IPad is missing 2 features. I am talking as a guy who reads a lot in other languages than my native one so all the time I have 2 apps opened one of them being an translator. So the features that I am talking are landscape mode and split screen support for IPad.

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  8. Translate Spanish Mexico

    Please add translation in Spanish from Mexico. Spanish from Mexico varies from Spanish in Spain

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  9. Add more languages

    Hi dear I putt feadback regarding add more languages punjabi languages one of the most use languages in Facebook Twitter can u plz add punjabi language in this software

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  10. 8 votes
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  11. Paste function doesn't work

    Unable to paste copied text into your app. Works fine with Google Translate app.

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  12. back buttons and clear buttons on iOS app

    Please create a consistent experience by having back buttons in the entire app. Sometimes it is 'close' sometimes there is a back button

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  13. What Apple Watch face/position accepts Microsoft Translator as a complication?

    I've tried several faces and position, and Translator never shows up as a complication choice. I'd like to be able to launch it from a complication, not to have to go search for it on my watch apps list.

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  14. Chinese Pinyin and Jyutping

    Please provide Pinyin for Mandarin Chinese and Jyutping for Cantonese. This will greatly help users pronounce the characters. Thanks!

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  15. No sound in translation

    No sound in translation

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  16. Fix Japanese text translations.

    99% of all Japanese text I have to work with is up and down. It’s not horizontal. Please add an option to work with text oriented in this way.

    If you want to see what I’m talking about look at any manga comic.

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  17. In App Help

    For example, checking a Spanish to English translation for school, some of the words are underlined in red. Does this mean they are incorrect, even though the translation makes sense?

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  18. 翻译声音不够大

    Microsoft translation is very good spp very human, many unexpected functions, the only regret is that the translation of voice is too small, the highest volume is also very light advice optimization.

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  19. Cantonese Offline Language

    One advantage this app has over other translator apps is support for cantonese Chinese. It would be good if we could offline download the language for use in Hong Kong instead of relying on constant data transfer.

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  20. Quick action for translating text in clipboard

    Access as 3D press on app icon or as action directly on app startscreen (visible of clipboard contains text)

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