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  1. "Try and compare" has stopped translating.

    I have been using https://translator.microsoft.com/neural for a few months on an almost daily basis, but today it has stopped translating. I input a text, click "Translate & Compare!", the page seems to be loading, but then nothing happens, there is no translation.

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    • Translator not work.

      Translator not work. Several days ago.

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      • Languages without alphabets need two translations

        Chinese, Japanese (traditional) and other symbolic languages need two windows for translations. The first for the symbol's translated pronunciation and the second for the translated meaning of the symbolic character.

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        • Few days "try and compare translation" totally not working

          Few days "try and compare translation" totally not working.
          No response while clicking "translate&compare".
          Already clean cookies and cash, also try at another PC - same thing

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          • Does MT employ wavelet convolutional neural networks (WCNNs)?

            Is there deep learning within MT (Microsoft Translator)?

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            • Suggest another translation

              It would be nice to be able to suggest another translation instead of just choosing between two that may be wrong.

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                • It would be nice to isolate a particular word within a sentence that is incorrect, and have a thesaurus search of other closer meanings.

                  It would be nice to isolate a particular word within a sentence that is incorrect, and have a thesaurus search of other closer meanings be presented to the user. If you could then pick from those meanings, you could help train the neural network about context. (ie, the difference between "to train" and "a train" in the previous sentence.)

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                    • You can't translate Russian XML in Notepad++? Isn't this 2017?

                      Wasted too much time already, Cya in the "real" future.

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                      • Interactive text.

                        At one point, Google Translate gave users the option to mouse over text in one box to highlight the equivalent words or word groupings in the other, as well as replace the word used with other definitions or replace it with your own translation. Unfortunately they've ditched this approach in favor of increasingly more nonsensical (for Japanese anyway) translations. This would awesome as a learning tool for the user, and could also help gather more meaningful data (especially for languages like Japanese, which are drastically structurally different from English). Especially if the user could also re-position words or break up…

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                        • Good, but the form it's improved

                          I tested english for italien language, I now it's hard, but your system is improved, good lucky

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                          • I think it's possible if insert format control

                            I tested english for italien langage, the format is incorrect, I know it's hard, but your system is improve with the addition of a format control of the adjectives , good lucky

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                            • Accuracy percentage.

                              In response to earlier feedback asking for a "both are wrong" option you mentioned that "less wrong" was more useful to the ongoing development. I'd like to suggest that you also add the option to include an accuracy percentage rating, or a scale of 1 to 10 for both options. I think this would generate much more useful data than the vague "this one is less wrong" option we have now.

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                              • We need a button "both translations are wrong".

                                I can't choose better translation if both of them are completely incorrect.

                                11 votes
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                                  Hello and thanks for your feedback.

                                  We use this data to measure the overall improvement – as neural models are updated – of these new systems.

                                  Week over week this allows us to have a quantitative and objective measure of improvement (or lack of it) of our systems so your feedback is very important even when the feedback ends up representing a “less worse” than a “better” choice.

                                  Best regards,

                                  Gwenda
                                  Microsoft Translator Team

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                                  • 2 word expressions don't get picked up.

                                    It often translates "teething" to "Kinderkrankheiten" (child illness!) when it should be "zahnen". It can mean both, but in the context of "teething toy" the two-word.expression doesn't seem to be recognized,

                                    It also struggles with "quarterly earnings", which the old translator could do well.

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                                    • With thematic dictionaries!

                                      Add theme detection or choose it

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                                      • I think you have to make an option to add our comments or recommended translation and give it voting chance.

                                        I think you have to make an option to add our comments or recommended translation and give it voting chance.

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                                        • Auto-detect persistence

                                          It would be nice if the system just stayed in auto-detect instead of defaulting to the new language after auto-detecting for those of us that translate a lot of different languages.

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