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  1. 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.

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    0 comments  ·  Windows 10 issues  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    planned  ·  Gwenda responded

    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

  2. Congratulations on the new update

    I just wanted to congratulate the translator team. Great update and awesome new experience with the new version of translator

    3 votes
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  3. Provide umlauts Frühstück, ö, ä and β scharf s when translating from German to English. Otherwise I have to type in Word and copy

    Provide umlauts eg Frühstück, ö, ä and β scharf s when translating from German to English. Otherwise I have to type in Word and copy

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  4. 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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