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  1. GUI

    Nothing works on the screen. App opens but tapping anything doesn’t open a thing. Can’t use app currently. Have turned phone off/on etc.

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    • Timeout problem

      I use MS Translator a lot on my travels and generally find it to be a great tool, both online and offline.

      However, I’ve found an issue today which would be great to get fixed. I’m currently in China and have put a Chinese SIM in my phone for 4G access. In China, access to some sites is restricted which I’m guessing might be causing the issue I’m experiencing. I have to put my phone into airplane mode for the Translator app to work now, if the data connection is active, the app just hangs in the home screen and…

      4 votes
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      • Broken as of today’s update

        Today’s update broke translator. App opens but buttons don’t do anything. Restart doesn’t resolve.

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        • Outlook

          Integration to outlook

          5 votes
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          • Языковые пакеты

            Не скачивается ни один пакет для автономного пользования приложением.

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            • Problem using voice over with Phrasebook

              When using the phrasebook with voiceover it is not possible to One finger flick left or right to the close button you actually have to search up in the top right with a finger to find close it would be nice if there was a done button the tap on to return you back to the first screen

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              • 4 votes
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                • 9 votes
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                  • Language detection

                    Instead of selecting the language, automatically detect it when connected to the internet or with downloaded languages

                    3 votes
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                    • 不要这个

                      不要喜不喜欢的提示

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                      • Translate last photo taken with one click

                        It takes too many steps to translate a screenshot

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                        • Enable translated text copy

                          Enable text copy of translated text from a photo.

                          23 votes
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                          • Floating translation tool (assistive touch tool)

                            Hi R&D team, my request is to find a floating tool that translate live phone screen ( like screenshot translation). Thats will be easy for everyone. Hope this idea will give you phenomenal response from users around the globe

                            38 votes
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                            • Add Somali and Amharic

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

                              2 votes
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                              • Bangladesh language

                                Kindly add Bangla language.. Its not only language of Bangladesh.. its also language of India call kolkata and some others country have Bangla language. So kindly add it

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                                • seojeongah80

                                  seojeongah80

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                                  • Full Blown IM

                                    While I can have conversations, they appear to close when using different parts of the app. Is there a way to have multiple permanent conversations (like in WhatsApp) with the different members connected in their own languages?

                                    5 votes
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                                    • Apple watch

                                      Latest version 3.2.6 that's supposed to have "significantly improved support for Apple Watch" doesn't even show up as an app that can be installed on the watch! (I'm on watch OS 5.1)

                                      6 votes
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                                      • Translate Spanish Mexico

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

                                        4 votes
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                                        • Improve please

                                          Translation is not even accurate, you disappoint me. For such a big company with such failure of translation, not even 75% accurate. Your iTranslate app is much better in terms of accuracy but can’t take pictures for translation. Yet powered by the same company, both apps for translation I use is from Microsoft but definitely there’s a gap between the pro and the non-pro.

                                          Also another thing for improvement is the app. When I take the picture for translation there are words in picture and it says it can’t find anything??? Like you need to test the app before it…

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