Translator for iOS

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  1. Change the name of the app to "Translator"

    Please change the name of the app back to just "Translator" because the full name "Microsoft Translator" cannot be displayed on the iOS homescreen.
    You can still use the long name "Microsoft Translator" in the app store for promotion and distinction purposes but please change it for the actual app name in iOS.

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      under review  ·  4 comments  ·  iOS Ideas  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Not registering full sentences when using Speech translations

      The voice recording on the 1-1 translator requires the green button to be held down long after the words are spoken or else the last part of the sentence is cut off. It is not functioning intuitively

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      • Offline Language download

        When I go to offline language and click on the cloud icon it just keep loading nothing gets download, allways a rotating Circle at IPhone but when I try this at the IPad I can download offline Packages. Same WLAN, same iOS Version.

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          1 comment  ·  iOS Problems  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

          Thanks for your message on the forum.

          This is a known issue and please bear with us while we fix this.

          For now, make sure your device is not in battery saving mode when downloading a language and also make sure you update your app to the latest version available in the online app store.

          Best regards,
          Gwenda
          Microsoft Translator Team

        • Can you please make the green mike stay on

          Keeping green button on "on" and click to turn off. Will work great this way for interpreting continuously for any audience size.

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          • Make Translator App compatible with split-screen

            It would be amazing to use other apps using Split-Screen while using Microsoft Translator.

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              under review  ·  0 comments  ·  iOS Ideas  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • 5 votes
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              • ICloud backup

                Translator backs up all offline language packs in the iCloud backup. I think this is a waste of space.

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                  under review  ·  3 comments  ·  iOS Problems  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Translator for iOS not supports iOS notification center widget

                  iTranslate has widget and use your translation api.

                  Please create iOS notification center widget

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                  • The translation extension in safari needs more options such as selecting the to-language

                    new Update is ok, but the Extension need more option e.g i can select in Extension other translation language

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                    • 6 votes
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                      • Landscape for iPad / iOS

                        App optimized for iPad

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                        • Spotlight in iOS

                          In iOS 9 when you go to spotlight search you can search anything since it is a open source. Maybe you can search pinned translations through spotlight search which would be easier to look for.

                          Spotlight is a system-wide desktop search feature of Apple's macOS and iOS operating systems. Spotlight is a selection-based search system, which creates an index of all items and files on the system.

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                          • Be able to listen to music while using the translator app

                            ‎I can not listen to music while I'm in the translator, is your app or configuration issue?‎

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                            • When trying to change the text you’re translating from, the cursor jumps to the end of the phrase

                              When trying to change the text you’re translating from, the cursor jumps to the end of the phrase every single character you try to enter in new.

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                              • Please change app name back to "Translator", because "Microsoft Translator" is definitely too long for iOS home screen.

                                Please change app name back to "Translator", because "Microsoft Translator" is definitely too long for iOS home screen.

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                                • Is the app available for the iPhone X?

                                  And if not when will it be?

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                                  • 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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