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  1. 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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  2. 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

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  3. IN GREEK PLEASE ???

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

    2 votes
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  4. Enable Microsoft Translator for Edge in the InPrivate browsing

    There is no "Allow for InPrivate browsing" checkbox in the option page of the Microsoft Translator for Edge.

    6 votes
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  5. We’ve detected higher than normal traffic from your computer or network. FIX THIS ISSUE ASAP.....

    We’ve detected higher than normal traffic from your computer or network. FIX THIS ISSUE ASAP.....

    27 votes
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  6. 3 votes
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  7. Stuck on English. Can't change source language.

    https://github.com/notepad-plus-plus/notepad-plus-plus/commit/f4460075e6fe6400a7d595fa82bab54693d01929

    If select a bit of russian text. then translation does not happen.
    If choose translator icon in address bar and try to change source language to Russian. The Source language is stuck on English, and the Desitnation language is changeable, but in this instance it should be the other way round, because the extension has incorrectly identified the source language.

    2 votes
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  8. Doesn't translae on new window

    It does not translate automatically if you are using new window and you have to keep on going to icon to press translate every single time I open new page.

    3 votes
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  9. FIX IT

    FIX IT

    2 votes
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  10. 3 votes
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  11. Translate image should be an option when right clicking on an image in a web page

    When selecting text in Edge and right clicking, Translate text is added to the context menu. When right clicking on an image, Translate image should be added to the menu and trigger the image translation feature like that in the Microsoft Translator apps.

    5 votes
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  12. 5 votes
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  13. How to use the Microsoft Translator while use the Edge to opening the PDF files?

    How to use the Microsoft Translator while use the Edge to opening the PDF files?

    4 votes
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  14. 5 votes
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  15. 5 votes
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  16. how can i recover it?

    after translate ,i want to recover it,because i want to learn english. so that i can recognize the word the next time i meet
    it

    3 votes
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  17. We’ve detected higher than normal traffic from your computer or network. Please type in the characters you see below to continue translating

    "We've detected higher than normal traffic from your computer or network. Please type in the characters you see below to continue translating."

    Why do I keep getting this message? Make it go away

    61 votes
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    under review  ·  Gwenda responded

    Hi,

    Thanks for your message on the translator forum and I’m sorry to read this is happening. Please help us understand what is going wrong:

    Which of our translator services are you using?
    Can you please share a screenshot?

    Thanks,
    Gwenda
    Microsoft Translator Team

  18. Suggestion

    Can make a window style? Instead of replacing the text with the language which want to translator, so that I can compare the two languages.

    3 votes
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  19. 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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  20. show original text when click on translated text, like using on iPad

    when surfing Internet by using Microsoft translator on iPad, I find it's so convenient that I can click on the translated text to see the original text. however, I can‘t do that on Edge, what a pity!

    2 votes
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