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  1. dari/pasjtoe

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

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    • 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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        • 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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          • 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

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            • Sharing text from another app

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

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                • I hope you can provide two translation results for our selection on the translation software.

                  I hope you can provide two translation results for our selection on the translation software.

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                  • Translator app crash on settings...general settings..

                    App Close every time I click on Settings...General settings. Same With Settings...Live Tile.

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                    • Translate Translator Please

                      I cannot find settings to choose user's language.

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                      • Microsoft Translator

                        we can not listening the word on both language and only available to listen to one language when you write the word !

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                        • 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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                          • amharique language

                            hello i want amharique language, please. thank you

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                            • 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.

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                              • Show what language was detected when using detect to another language

                                Once detected show something that tells which language was detected as its not always obvious (for example Spanish and Portuguese)

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                                • Pinyin Notation

                                  Please add a button for selective Pinyin Notation feature.

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                                  • 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.

                                    6 votes
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                                      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

                                    • 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.

                                      4 votes
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                                        • guía para aprender ingles

                                          seria genial tenga una guía para aprender ingles, esto nos ayudaría a muchos

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