Translator for Windows 10

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  1. Articles for German nouns

    It's important to include the article (der, die, or dad) with translations of nouns into German!

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  2. Include spoken Cantonese, which is used by the majority of Chinatowns in the West (e.g. US, Canada, UK and Australia) and Latin America.

    Having spoken Cantonese would be helpful to those of us who have Chinese clients (patients) in the US. Many do not speak Mandarin. Because of immigration from Hong Kong and Guangdong, Cantonese is the language used by most Chinatowns throughout the West (e.g. US, Canada, UK and Australia) and Latin America.

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  3. Since this update to use Cortana, I have not gotten the app to even start up successfully.

    Since this update to use Cortana, I have not gotten the app to even start up successfully.

    I LOVED and USED the previous version often. I can't use the current version at all. I have given up trying to find a solution... :'(

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  4. 1 vote
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  5. Falta a pronúncia no idioma de origem, não apenas no idioma traduzido

    Tão importante quanto a tradução, é ouvir a pronúncia da palavra, frase ou texto que se está traduzindo no idioma de origem e não consegui localizar essa função no app.

    3 votes
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  6. 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.

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  7. Please provide support for Marathi language for Indian Customers

    it will help many small scale business persons to easily translate in any native language without any problem

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  8. my translator is not translating most words i add the last day/hours... everything okay with it?-o For example "abbreviation"

    Hello, got the idea that something runs not really well with ms translator @ the moment ?) Could it be....

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  9. Translations must be made to fit the live tile in the start menu

    It's very frustrating when you can't read the full translation of the live tile. This is especially an issue with the Medium size, because making the tile larger results in another word of the day! And there's no way to see the words of the day in the app itself or something either...

    For example, I have English -> Romanian on a live tile of Medium size. The word of the day is "record store", but I can't fully see the translation in Romanian, only "magazin de di". And when I type "record store" in the app, I get "magazin…

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  10. My PC can not convert Japanese to English online on windows 10.

    My PC can not convert Japanese to English online on windows 10.

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  11. Add transparent tile

    Pretty much the title

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  12. dari/pasjtoe

    Language of Afganistan. Two languages. Where can I find them

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  13. How can I force Microsoft Translator to work offline?

    Locking down Translator in firewall rules doesn't work. Just produces an error. Physically disabling the internet port then allows it to run offline. I just want the tool to run offline, while allowing other tools to work online with out having to visualize it.

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  15. Provide articles for single words

    Supply word articles which shows different translations, meanings and different forms (e.g. Past, Perfect) such as Abby Lingvo has.
    Also within a text translation several word translations should be offered

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  16. Sharing text from another app

    Sometime when I read a book, I'd like select text and share to translator to get translation

    Giovanni

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  18. Words with multiple meanings aren't properly displayed

    There is always only one meaning displayed for any word, including a word with multiple meanings. Try translating "content" from English to Chinese, and we get "內容" - when in fact it means "內容", "含量", or "滿足". Maybe displaying "內容; 含量; 滿足" would be better than just "內容".

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  19. Translate Translator Please

    I cannot find settings to choose user's language.

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  20. storage of text

    How can be avoidet to delete the translated text by activating the microphone again and speaking the new text?

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