Translator for Windows

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  1. Translator for Windows lacks behind Android and iOS

    The Windows app lacks many essential features and looks so ugly at the moment. Phrasebooks, one-to-one conversations, alternate translations, and definitions are missing entirely. Offline packs are very limited compared to other platforms. Please update the Windows app and give it the same beautiful design and the same features as the Microsoft Translator app on Android and iOS.

    29 votes
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    • Support for Importing file to translator: images, documents

      I want to Microsoft Translator can import file to translate.
      Sometime I have some images with text that I want to translate, I must typing these text, it take a long time! So, I can import this image to Microsoft Translator and translate.

      6 votes
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      • Microsoft Translator need to sync translated history on all device

        When I translate something on my phone, Microsoft Translator on my pc need to sync and show translated history on my phone.

        6 votes
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        • Photo translation of Japanese!!

          Very much wanted - photo translation of Japanese.

          7 votes
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          • The translator is pretty much useless because you cannot copy the translated text..

            A simple Ctl-C would suffice. I just can't believe it is not there. I see a lot of similar feedback

            16 votes
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            • 4 votes
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              • translator 8.1, it was possible to copy the translated text. please make it possible again for translator windows 10.

                I miss this functionality a lot. Before it was so easy to copy the translated text in windows 8.1. Specially from English to chinese text. Why, thus function is lost?

                10 votes
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                • Translate text from image from gallery

                  Please provide option to upload image from gallery. Text of which will be parsed, identified and then translated.

                  6 votes
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                  • suggest synonym words

                    When we search any typical word and want to get meaning in any language such as Hindi we get typical hindi pronounce word. If you will provide similar synonym words it will be good for seeker.

                    11 votes
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                    • LATIN to English

                      Add Ecclesiastical Latin to English, please.

                      2 votes
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                      • Where are the features on iOS?

                        It's a shame that Microsoft's own app is the worst on its own platform. Where is camera translation for so many languages such as Japanese?

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                        • Translate the UI of the app

                          Why don't you translate the user interface of the app to all available languages (e.g. in Hungary the UI is in English)?! It is a translator app but what if someone doesn't even understand the menus. It's weird. This simple UI shouldn't take too much effort to translate to other languages.

                          2 votes
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                          • 1 vote
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                              • Update the version of the Translator for Windows RT 8.1 please!!!

                                The functionality of the Translator on Windows RT 8.1 is limited compared to Windows 10 one.

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                                • "Loan words" should always translate back to the borrowed word. eg 耶和华 is a loan word, and is incorrectly translated into English

                                  "Loan words" should always translate back to the borrowed word. eg 耶和华 is a loan word, and is incorrectly translated into English

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                                  • Option to increase font size

                                    Add an option to increase the font size of the input and output text.

                                    1 vote
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                                    • Ugly User Interface

                                      Change Designer or Art Director Team Please

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                                      • Please add the OCR abality.

                                        Please add the OCR abality, so it can give the translation from photos from gallary.

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                                        • conversations on phone

                                          Make conversations available on phone. I study in Italy and my members constantly type Italian in our group chats. Making conversations available on phone will enable my group chat sessions more productive.

                                          Also the Translator on windows is visually terrible. Copy and paste is not very intuitive

                                          7 votes
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