Translator Live feature, Presentation Translator and Outlook Translator

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Microsoft Translator live feature transcribes and translates in-person conversations as you speak, with up to 500 speakers using their own smartphone, tablet, or PC. For FAQs related to the live feature, visit https://translator.microsoft.com/live/help

Translator for Outlook is an add-in that enables you to translate email messages on the fly.

Presentation Translator – a Microsoft Garage project – is an add-in for PowerPoint (Windows only). Presentation Translator displays live, translated subtitles as you speak while giving audience members the opportunity to follow along in their own language on their own device.

To download Presentation Translator, visit www.aka.ms/presentationtranslator
To learn more about how Presentation Translator works, key features, and tips for using the add-in, visit: www.aka.ms/PresentationTranslatorLearnMore

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  1. Translation in Messenger

    Facebook messenger translation of foreign languages with friends directly or simultaneously will be very helpful

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    • как нам создать свой чат?

      как я могу пригласить моего партнёра с Китая общаться, как нам создать свой чат?

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        • Japanese as a speaking language

          Please add Japanese as a speaking language.

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          • 5 votes
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            • silent install or msi would be great. trying to install via SCCM and MDT

              silent install or msi would be great. trying to install via SCCM and MDT

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              • Add Live Translator to Teams with subtitles and really break down barriers!

                Add live translator to Teams channels like the PowerPoint version which will display subtitles and break down the barriers for Global Teams, without having to press and hold the microphone button.

                4 votes
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                • Please fix the installer for Presentation Translator and provide MSI file format to install this application in enterprise environments

                  Please fix the installer for Presentation Translator and provide MSI file format to install this application in enterprise environments

                  12 votes
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                  • Unable to run Add In unless having local admin rights

                    Our district is encountering issues for teachers using the add in.
                    TO follow is the list of actions taken to try to install and use.

                    • Office2016 PowerPoint Presentation Translator Add-in
                    o NEW INFO: Hold off on having teachers request this installation. We can install it, but it will not run on their computer. Here's why:
                    o As promised, I came back to my office and tried to load this as a student. Here's what happened.
                     Logged on to a computer with my son's network account.
                     Went to https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=55024 and clicked Download
                     Had to enter my personal…

                    7 votes
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                    • the "setting" menu does not work ! I can not allow my students to ask questions

                      the "setting" menu does not work !
                      I can not allow my students to ask questions...

                      4 votes
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                      • Is it possible to add hugarian as a language that I will be speaking in

                        Can you please add Hugarian as a speaking language please?

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                        • Static Code

                          I would like to be able to have the same code every time that I start Presentation and Conversation Translator . That way I can share it with the audience that cannot see my slide show.

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                          • Invite others to join the conversation

                            How can I invite others to join when I am already inside the conversation room?

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                            • 7 votes
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                              • 2 votes
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                                • Having all our Q&Answer section in SPANISH! or even this section in other languages!

                                  I love the app, but I am trying to make friends use it, but they do not understand the instructions because everything is in english. Best regards

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                                  • Adding translation feature to Onenote

                                    Hi Presentation Translator Team,
                                    I'm using Presentation Translator regularly in my lectures as it provides a nice and easy way for hearing impaired students to follow the class. It would be really cool to have the same Feature incorporated in OneNote as well. Secondly, it would be great if one would be able to record the translated text. Is there any way to do so?

                                    3 votes
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                                    • I have a need to translate from English to Xhosa can I do this by installing a language pack?

                                      Nee help on translating form English to Xhosa is this available

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                                      • has this been used in the classroom to help students understand the teacher when they dont speak the language?

                                        has this been used in the classroom to help students understand the teacher when they dont speak the language?

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                                        • Part of translation text is masked by *** in Conversation function

                                          I feel very convinient about Conversation function in Microsoft Translator Apps.
                                          But sometimes I have problems when using conversation feature.
                                          Part of translation text is masked by *** in Conversation feature when translate Japanese to Vietnamese.

                                          For example, Conversation master posted 肉(It means "meat" in Japanese language) in Microsoft Translator(Windows Store App).
                                          It become display "***" in participant devices.

                                          It seems 肉 is NG Word in Conversation feature.
                                          Other some word become same problems.

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