Translator for Windows 10

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  1. read aloud

    In the translator app can the translations have the read aloud feature in the conversation mode?

    2 votes
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  2. Semi-automatic foreign language website translation

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

    2 votes
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  3. There's no Kurdish language.

    There's no Kurdish language.

    1 vote
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  4. 1 vote
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  5. 1 vote
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  6. 1 vote
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  7. 1 vote
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  8. 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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  9. 1 vote
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  10. test

    rtest

    1 vote
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  11. 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

    1 vote
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  12. 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.

    5 votes
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  13. 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.

    7 votes
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    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

  14. Translate PDF file

    I hope it can translate PDF format file and no limit file size.

    3 votes
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  15. 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

    2 votes
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  16. Have a default or starting translation key

    Have a bottom to set the default setting - example detect > English. Currently if I get into translation and have to change languages I have to reset this up every time if I do not know the origin language

    3 votes
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  17. 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.

    2 votes
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  18. 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

    2 votes
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  19. Sería bueno que se agregara a la Traducción de cualquier idioma los fonemas de las palabras.

    Los fonemas en muchas de las ocasiones sirven como guia para el aprendizaje de un idioma pues permiten identificar la correcta pronunciación de las palabras. En ese sentido debajo de las palabras debería aparecer el fonema, esto en cuanto textos cortos o palabras. Cuando se trate de textos largos se podría agregar una opcion para que apareciera o no con los fonemas.

    2 votes
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  20. Pinyin Notation

    Please add a button for selective Pinyin Notation feature.

    3 votes
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