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  1. Please Please Please add Albanian to the list of languages. Thank You, great app.

    Please Please Please add Albanian to the list of languages. Thank You, great app

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  2. pinyin

    Not sure if this has been mentioned before, but we desperately need a pinyin translation feature when making mandarin translations.

    Basically, if you can't read hanzi (Chinese calligraphic symbols) then the app is essentially useless for you. You would need a second app/ dictionary to translate from hanzi to English. And essentiall ALL BEGINNERS CAN'T READ HANZI! sooooo.... pls guys? pretty pls? A pinyin button that toggles on and off pls?

    2 votes
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  3. Show me the pin yin for Chinese I paste

    In Microsoft Translator, when I translate from English to Chinese it will show me the Chinese translation and also show me the pin yin pronunciation below. This is fantastic!

    Now I want to see the pin yin when I translate from Chinese to English.

    3 votes
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  4. kurdish(Kurmanci) Support language

    The Kurmanci dialect of the Kurdish language is missing in the display languages. please add the Kurmanci dialect.

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  5. enable sync of win10 pc app history | pinned items with win10 mobile app favorite items

    Enable sync of win10 pc app history | pinned items with win10 mobile app favorite items. I realize the latter is not the mainstream android and ios targets but there are those of us still using win10 mobile with no desire to change.

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  6. Kann ich den übersetzen Text auch ausdrucken ?

    Ausdrucken von übersetzen Texten.
    Kann Mann die Übersetzung auch ausdrucken oder speichern ???

    3 votes
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  7. Cind ascult citirea textului (Limba straina ma intereseaza),pentru a o invata as vrea ca viteza citirii sa fie reglabila,acum e prea mare.

    Cind ascult citirea textului (Limba straina ma intereseaza),pentru a o invata as vrea ca viteza citirii sa fie reglabila,acum e prea mare.

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  8.  onde esta o historico de palavas traduzidas dessa porcaria

    onde esta o historico de palavras traduzidas desse aplicativo?

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  9. Semi-automatic foreign language website translation

    Semi-automatic foreign language website translation like with Google on Ipad, with start / back button

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  10. There's no Kurdish language.

    There's no Kurdish language.

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  16. test

    rtest

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  18. text disappears

    When I enter or paste text, than I change the selected language of original text, I don't want to entered or pasted text to disappear.
    It's frustrating. Less in case of pasted text (it is usually still in clipboard); but much more frustrating in case of typed text

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  19. 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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  20. Word wrap text in the wide live tile (or fix padding)

    I've got the Translator live tile turned on, set to go from English to Chinese Simplified. Today, the English phrase shown is "The ski slope is dangerous."

    When I set the tile size to "wide" the English text is not word-wrapped. Instead, it appears truncated: "The ski slope is dangero..."

    Yet, there's plenty of room in the wide tile to word-wrap the English phrase.

    I think the problem is that there is too much padding on the left of the text on the wide tile. I noticed that when I set the tile size to "large" the tile takes up…

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