Translator for Edge

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  1. Embed instant report system for wrong translations

    I found that extension interpret "US" as "нас" in Russian but it must be US "Соединенные Штаты"

    1 vote
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  2. IN GREEK PLEASE ???

    ΜΠΟΡΕΙΤΕ ΣΤΑ ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΑ...?
    ΠΑΡΑΚΑΛΩ....!

    2 votes
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  3. 5 votes
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  4. 3 votes
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  5. Please add the ' Cancel text translation' option.

    After I select a sentence and press ' Text Translation ' I can translate the sentence. However, there is no option to cancel the translation. Please add the ' Cancel text ' option.

    12 votes
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  6. Allow choosing the language to translate from.

    Allow choosing the language from which to translate.

    Currently, if the wrong language is detected, cannot translate the page.

    4 votes
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  7. 102 votes
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  8. 10 votes
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  9. Cancel

    You should provide option for cancel translating

    16 votes
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  10. Side by Side windows with original and translated text

    Provide a way to view original and translated texte si de by side

    32 votes
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  11. Shortcut key

    translate when hold Alt (or othe key) and selected text.

    20 votes
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  12. It should be a built-in translator in microsoft Edge and translate on demand.

    It should be a built-in translator in microsoft Edge and translate on demand.

    45 votes
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  13. popup translate

    please check this chrome extention:TransOver. as an esl learner transover'S translate method is absolutly benefiticial.
    i like to read the text in English language. but people like me often struggle with word's meaning.

    instead disturbing the reading process with looking at the extentional dictionary program or website, I feel really comfortable with instant popup on text. so that I can keep going to read without any disturbing concentration things. I am insist about that you should add transover's concept in to the translator for edge.

    9 votes
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  14. Show both orginal text and translated text at the same time for the selected text with a small pop up window

    Have to use refresh button now to show original text, should really reference from google translator

    5 votes
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  15. Suggest to add manually open translation function

    Sometime, it can not correctly detect the foreign language web site, in this case, I hope can manually open the translation function.

    12 votes
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  16. מילים ברורות כמו במקלדת. השתמשו במילים כפי שמופיעות במקלדת עם קאפס לוק או לא,

    אתם עושים צחוק ממני באותיות שונות בצבעים וציורים? רציתי רק לתרגם משהו מה יש לכם קיבינימט משהו באשר לגילאים על ילדים לי אין. לכן רציתי לעדכן בלי הגבלות צפייה.

    1 vote
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  17. Translate text found in images

    When translating a web page, the Edge browser extension should also perform text recognition on images embedded on the page, extract the text, and then submit that to translation as well. That would make pages like this readable: https://www.okayzhihui.com/partner/125/183.html

    1 vote
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  18. 1 vote
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  19. iF I MOVE BACK TO THE UK ....

    I live in Spain and have friends in France, Italy and Portugal.

    But if I move back to the UK I won't need the app. Will that solution satisfy Microsoft?

    1 vote
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  20. iF I MOVE BACK TO THE UK ....

    I live in Spain and have friends in France, Italy and Portugal.

    But if I move back to the UK I won't need the app. Will that solution satisfy Microsoft?

    1 vote
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