Translator for Windows 10

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  1. Give it the ability to monitor your clipboard

    The App would be way cooler if it could monitor the clipboard.

    Then I wouldn't have to copy and paste every time I want a line of text translated. Just copy.

    Even better, when I play foreign video games, it is sometimes possible to have the game automatically send text to the clipboard.

    So, if the translator could monitor the clipboard, the whole process would be entirely automatic.

    It has an offline mode, right? So I'm not going to overburden somebody's server with requests.

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  2. Translator V5.5.2.0

    Da un error dice que no se puede traducir. El problema es al traducir texto. en la versión anterior funciona.

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  3. Issue in French phrasebook

    Languages are not capitalised in French, so "I don't speak French." should be translated as "Je ne parle pas français.", not "Je ne parle pas Français.", and "I speak English." should be translated as "Je parle anglais.", not "Je parle Anglais."
    This issue also exists in the Croatian phrasebook, so you might want to check other languages for it as well.

    6 votes
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  4. On the LISTEN Feature, ADD a REPEAT!

    Let's say that I am listening to several sentences. It would be extremely helpful to be able to HIGHLIGHT a word, phrase or sentence and then be able to listen to that hard part several times.

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  5. On the LISTEN icon, ADD a PAUSE button!!

    I am learning (struggling to learn) German. I type in 8-10 sentences in English. Then I LISTEN to the translation over and over. It would be great to have a PAUSE button.

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  6. a bug

    在 surface pro 5 上有个 bug,使用时间长了了可能导致磁盘占率升高

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  7. Translator

    Translator jangan dimatikan linknya pada windows phone 10 karena sangat membantu dalam pekerjaan sehari-hari terutama seperti guru untuk mentranslate bahasa pada saat mengajar...dan saya salah satu pengguna wp nokia 1520,540,dan 920...teruskan beri dukungan pada windows phone mobile...

    2 votes
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  8. FAVORITE languages

    I use the translator for several languages. Switching between them takes a lot of time - because of a long list of languages.
    Can you, please, introduce "last used" or "most used" languages as first items of the languages list. Or add some "quick" buttons (English-German, Spanish-Italian, etc.), which the user can have as favorites?

    Not a lot of work for you, but a huge time saver for users.

    9 votes
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  9. 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!

    36 votes
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  10. Issue in Croatian phrasebook

    Languages are not capitalised in Croatian, so "I don't speak Croatian." should be translated as "Ne govorim hrvatski.", not "Ne govorim Hrvatski.", and "I speak English." should be translated as "Govorim engleski.", not "Govorim Engleski."

    6 votes
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  11. Why the application for Windows 10 does not have the same as the Android APK, the ability to hear more slowly translated phrases. Thank you

    Why the application for Windows 10 does not have the same as the Android APK, the ability to hear more slowly translated phrases

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  12. please add the Telugu language in Microsoft translator application

    please add the Telugu language in Microsoft translator application

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  13. 能否提供翻译原文、译文的复制功能

    翻译完成后,可提供翻译原文、译文的复制功能,这样用户可直接通过复制,更便捷的使用翻译结果。

    2 votes
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  14. Maori Language Pack

    As Maori is an official language of New Zealand and is making a strong revival it is about time Translator included it. Google has a Maori translator. This language is important to our culture and encourage the uptake of will mean the language will stay alive

    7 votes
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  15. Offline translation

    Your translator crashing like a little boy when I try to translate offline. 0/10. shiat is not working!!!

    5 votes
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  16. Fix Right-Click Context Menu Text Blacked Out

    When using light-mode, the text on the right-click menu (example: copy, paste) is not readable. The text box is solid black, so I cannot see the black text. If I switch to dark-mode, I can see the white lettering. It only started doing this after a recent update.

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  17. Could you add Mongolian language to the language packs?

    Could you add Mongolian language to the language packs?

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  18. Fix application language, or add option to choose it

    OS language pack: Polish. Translator interface is in English, which is fine.
    Then I add German keyboard as I need to enter German text from time to time.
    With German keyboard added, Translator interface is in German, which is unwelcomed outcome.
    Either let user choose language, or stop setting app language basing on secondary/tertiary keyboard setup.

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  19. 当一个词语有多种意思时,尽量在相应单词后面用括号标注一下

    经常会有翻译出的意思和真实语境意思不同的地方,标注一下,可以自主选择

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  20. 希望翻译出一个字体选择

    CÊp 这个单词是无法翻译的,但是在vnvogue 字体下是会被识别为 Cấp .

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