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  1. 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.

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    • original text

      add ability to get back the original text after translation

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      • double click on word will translate

        double click on word will translate

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        • Offer the option to change the from-language

          Please add the option to change the "from" language.

          Thx.

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            Thank you for posting on the forum.

            The Edge Translator Add-in uses auto-detect as the from language. You can only select the to-language. If a page has several languages then please select the text you’d like to translate and use right-click to translate the text.

            If you still think it should be seen as a different language please copy the text and paste it in https://www.bing.com/translator/.

            Kind regards,
            Gwenda
            Microsoft Translator Team

          • Shortcut key

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

            17 votes
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            • Side by Side windows with original and translated text

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

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              • Partially translated text back to the original language

                Partially translated text back to the original language

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                • add ability to get back the original text after translation

                  add ability to get back the original text after translation

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                  • 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

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                    • Undo the translated word

                      after click a word to translate to other language, click the selected word to undo to original word. Click it again back to the translated word. so that can learn the new word.

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                      • add ability to get back the original text after translation

                        add ability to get back the original text after translation

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                        • original language

                          Shortcut key to back original language

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                          • Translate with double click on text and in new little windows

                            Translate with double click on text and show translated word or phrase in a new little window

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                            • 5 votes
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                              • 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.

                                43 votes
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                                • 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.

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                                  • Inbuilt Microsoft Translator into Windows 10 mobile like Google chrome for Android

                                    Add Microsoft translator inbuilt into Windows 10 mobile Microsoft edge - browser.
                                    Check Google chrome in Android - without extension ( It auto translate other language website pahes into Phone's default language )

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