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  1. Return the "use camera to translate text instantly" feature

    In older versions of Microsoft Translator UWP, you can use camera to translate text instantly and overlay the text with translation in realtime. This is very convenient and helpful in many scenarios. In 5.2.0.0 this feature is gone. Please bring it back!

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    • To be able to listen to the source language

      I liked these new features, its icon, colors and others things, but one of the most important thinks is you could hear the other language.
      For example, I'm brasilian and when I write an English word, I would like to listen the pronunciation, but now I can't do this.
      Please, bring back, or show me how do this.

      15 votes
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      • No offline dictionaries are installed (app: v5.2.4.0)

        No offline dictionaries are installed (app: v5.2.4.0)- for LENOVO Yoga 900-13ISK, Win10 16299.371

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        • print translation

          provide provision to print translation

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          • Phrasebook

            There should be a way of alerting the developers that a translation is incorrect. Especially within the phrasebook! That incorrect sentences exist there is a big problem.

            For example in the German phrasebook, in the "shopping" section the translation for "Is it free?" should be "Ist das kostenlos?" but instead is "Ist hier frei?", which means "Is here available?" as though asking if a seat is taken.

            4 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Windows 10 issues  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

              Thanks for your feedback on the Microsoft Translator forum.

              Your feedback has two issues. Firstly, the language mistake that you noticed. We will fix this shortly and thank you for pointing this out to us.

              Secondly the desire to be able to send in translation errors. For now, this forum is the way to send translation errors to the Translator Team.

              Sincerely,

              Gwenda
              Microsoft Translator Team

            • History or Recent on same page as translate

              History or Recent should on the same page or tab as active translate page... so that I can edit what I typed recently ASAP!!

              This was a very useful feature in old translator app.

              2 votes
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              • Correct translation errors

                Installed latest version of Translator for Windows 10. Norwegian -> English "Unable to translate" error message when trying to translate lots of words; other words is translated wrong: Norwegian word for "vise" is translated to "clock". lots of other words also translate wrong. Only words that is equal or almost equal in Norwegian and English is translated correct.
                Synonyms get only one of the possible translation (has been a problem for a long time). This is giving strange results when a whole sentence is typed.

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                • 群组对话的时候可不可以在同声翻译的同时有播放语音的功能?

                  因为有时候想在与朋友的对话中学习对方国家的语言 就想知道对方的消息的发音,这里建议可以直接使用系统发音 因为或许语速、语言环境和标准程度【有些朋友会掺杂方言】更能让人接受。

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                  • Windows 10 Mobile update

                    Release the Translator app update also for ARM devices like Windows 10 Mobile (although as operating system is on the way to decline).

                    Thank you

                    3 votes
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                    • Select text Anywhere and translate text

                      I saw Touch translation in Google translator done well.So Microsoft Translator need this feature.

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                      • Left or right Window to type text could be choosen

                        It would be great to type directely into the left or right window and translation will start immediately.

                        Beside this, a small national flag in the corner or in the background would visualize the language Easily do.

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                        • As I do to download languages and use the translator offline

                          As I do to download languages and use the translator offline

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                          • Microsoft Translator

                            we can not listening the word on both language and only available to listen to one language when you write the word !

                            2 votes
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                            • translator new cool feature

                              it would be great that whenever I copy some thing , just by opining the start menu and I have the translator tile added it will automatically translate it on the live tile without the need to open the app and paste the word , it will be ready to be copied, it will act like google translator on phones but in a Microsoft way in windows with live tiles ,and I think it will be awesome to use start menu this way

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                              • guía para aprender ingles

                                seria genial tenga una guía para aprender ingles, esto nos ayudaría a muchos

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                                • comment traduire mes messages Russe en Français sur WhatsApp

                                  comment je fais pour lire des messages Russe en Français sur WhatsApp

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                                  • Can I use a screenshot?

                                    Can I use a screenshot? If you can use "picture", you can also use the screenshot. If "translator" can take screenshots function,Isn't it more convenient?

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                                    • Image translation not available

                                      Translator (v5.2.4) on my desktop PC only has translation from "Text" available. No image translation is possible. Why?

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                                      • Azerbijani lanquage

                                        Can you add please Azerbaijani language to the translator?

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                                        • the last translator type is the best

                                          i like the last type of translator, same message, one text in, one translate text out, i can wipe to find follow the timeline and so easy, like nokia asha.

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