Questions tagged [translation]

Conversion of text from one language to another.

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Meaning of clicking on colored text in Google translator

Please, I want to ask you, what does mean when you try to translate a word in google translator, then you can click on the translated word and chose other translated words with similar meaning. For ...
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How to download the dump of translations from https://translatewiki.net/?

https://translatewiki.net/ allows users to translate the Wiki sites from various sources. Is there a way to dump all the translations and download them?
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A Shortcut for Google Translate Swap Language Button

I really need a shortcut button for swapping between languages in google translate. Do you guys know anything about?
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Is it possible to add a second or more translation to an already posted post?

If you are preparing it, it is, but in an old post I can´t find how.
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Configure/ Set YouTube Subtitles/ Close Captions CC to Auto-Translate to English permanently? How?

Configure/ Set YouTube Subtitles/ Close Captions CC to Auto-Translate to English permanently? How? Every time I open a video on YouTube (especially if it is not in English) I have to go through ...
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How can one become a YouTube translator?

YouTube Help explains how to buy translations for videos, titles, & descriptions (the comma after "titles" is quoted as-is - maybe they need a translator ;-) But how can one sell translations for ...
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Improve auto-generated subtitles/CC for YouTube videos that are not mine

Is it possible to edit the auto-generated subtitles/closed captions for a YouTube video from someone else? How? I found a Dutch video that I want to add English subtitles for, with these steps: Fix ...
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How to setup Google search to *never* return results for translated keywords?

I am interested in - using or studying - several different languages, and I often Google-search a unique word to gain context about its usage or meaning (within the context of the language it belongs ...
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Save quotes in Bing Translator

If you enter this link: https://www.bing.com/translator/?to=en&text=test"this,and that You'll see the comma and space get delivered fine, but the quotes turn to \x22. Is there anything that can ...
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How to prevent Google from translating familiar pronouns into respectful pronouns?

When translating via Google from German to French, it always translates the familiar "Du" into the more formal "vous". For example, "Wo bist Du?" is translated to "Où êtes-vous?", instead of "Où es-...
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How to use Google instead of Bing Translation on Twitter

How can I set Google Translate instead of Bing Translation on Twitter? I would like to use the more mature Google Translate instead of Bing, so is there a way to configure this?
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Prohibit the translation of pieces of text in Google Translate

How do I Google Translate such that all desired texts are left untranslated? For example, when translating “Have you tried the Clipboard History window” to Hindi, the “Clipboard History Window” is ...
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GitHub in other languages

I came across this post on the GitHub blog: GitHub in your language, but I can't seem to find the option to use the GitHub website in another language. The links in the blog post that append a GET ...
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How to stop Bing translations in Twitter?

I noticed during the last days that Twitter adds a “translation” from Bing Translate to tweets when I expand a tweet in the web interface. This happens even on my own tweets. Is there a way to turn ...
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Reading/translating an attached document without downloading it

Is it possible to read an attached document, written in Nepali, in Gmail, without downloading it? And if yes, how?
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Trello translation [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I translate Trello into other languages, specifically French? Is there any way to keep me informed about your translation plans? Quite a few people in my project speak ...
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Does Wikipedia have a project to map translated entry per language?

Sometimes when viewing a Wikipedia entry I am interested on seeing the related entry for the counter part for an English entry to the counter part entry in other language. One use example is: an ...
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Translation Crowdsourcing for JavaScript apps? [closed]

There seem to be a good number of translation web services popping up that allow for crowdsourcing of applications and provide APIs to keep language files (primarily po and yaml) in sync. For us ...
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Can I translate Trello into other languages, specifically French?

Is there a way to translate Trello in other languages? I'm looking for French translation in particular. Or is it possible to do this translation myself?
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Conversational Translation [closed]

I'm looking for a website that easily allows translation in both directions. Specifically, I want a website that I can bring up when I am trying to comminicate with someone who speaks another language....
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Decision process of the Facebook Translations app

How many votes does the Facebook Translation app take for a translation to get accepted? I'm using the Facebook translation app to help translate Facebook. I really like the fact that they ...
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How do I stop Google from translating its pages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to stop Gmail from serving us auto translations based on our IP address? This is annoying me to no end. Edit: Google is translating its pages and serving them translated. ...
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Why are place names in London showing up in Japanese on maps.google.co.uk?

This is rather odd - I noticed recently that various street names and places in London are being labelled in Japanese (Katakana) on Google Maps (on maps.google.co.uk). For example, Vauxhall: I found ...
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Collaborative translation tool [closed]

Do you know any collaborative translation tool? I've seen the suggestions in this answer, but I'm specifically searching for a tool to translate books (so large documents made of paragraphs, mostly), ...
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When will I be able to translate Facebook?

I want to translate Facebook to languages I speak on a daily basis, and it says that I need to be a user on Facebook for a defined period of time before I'll be able to translate the website, but it's ...
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Translate to multiple languages [closed]

Is there a service that allows the simultaneous translation to multiple languages? For example I would type in a word and get it translated to the 20 most common languages.
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Translate all cities to German [closed]

Does anyone know if exist any webservice that can translate city name in English to the city name in German?
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Online translation web applications [closed]

Which online translation web applications are most popular (something like Google translate)?
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Is there any Social Translation web site? [closed]

Is there any web app that people can translate texts (articles, movie subtitles, etc) together?
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Web LanguageTranslation services (APIs) available out there [closed]

I know there is Google Translate, which some people say is a bit "mechanical" in its translation though it is great. Can we list the translation web services out there and any pros and cons?