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How can I make Google Chrome automatically translate a page?

If I visit a page that isn't in my native language, how can I make Google Chrome translate it automatically for me into my native language? Do I need to change any settings, if so where can I find ...
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How does Chrome know what language a page is in?

I just opened a web page in Google Chrome, and it says "This page is in Japanese, would you like to translate it?". Asking for a translation would presumably send the contents to Google, but how is ...
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Google translate client for OS X

I'm using Translate Client on Windows. This tool instantly get translation of selected text in any application by double press Ctrl What are alternatives for Mac OS X? Good implementation would be as ...
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Good translation (manually) software

I'm looking for a good translation software. i do not mean something that does all the translation automatically for me. But rather something that aids me in translating large pieces of text, since ...
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How can I disable the automatic translation of MS web pages?

When visiting MS Knowledge base articles many are automatically translated (into Dutch). I prefer the original English texts so that I don't have to second guess which Dutch terms the translator ...
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Integrate Google translation services in Outlook and Office 2010

I like the fact that MS Office 2010 and Outlook 2010 have translation options, but what I would prefer is to use Google's translation services which are a lot better than Microsoft Translation. Is ...
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Text editor for translators

I'm trying to translate a book as a hobby project and it's a bit of a pain software-wise. I don't need translation memory, just solid alignment of original and translation and highlighting of ...
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Quickly translate a word from English

I'm always reading English, but I'm a Spanish native speaker (I'm working on my thesis). Sometimes I need to translate a word into Spanish, and what I do now is to open a new tab and go to Google ...
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How to disable the popup of Google translate in chrome while it still translates

It is very annoying. When browsing a website that I know is not in English and I trust Googles translation the popup some times comes and destroys the layout and it's impossible to work with the ...
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How to perform automatic translation browsing on Firefox?

Problem: I'm searching for a (miraculous) way to perform automatic translation browsing, according to following requirements. Mandatory requirements: 1. Translate pages automatically after entering ...
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Set Chromium to always automatically translate all languages

Is there any way to set Chromium to always automatically translate websites in all languages so I don't have to do "Always translate websites in LANGUAGE" every time I come across a website in a new ...
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Linux: disable man from showing mans in non-English languages

On my Linux there are some outdated translated mans installed. I want to prohibit man utility from showing them. I want to do this permanently, while saving a current locale. What environment ...
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Any MSN translate plug-in?

I want to chat with my father-in-law in China. He speaks no English and I speak no Chinese. Is there any MSN chat translation plug-in can help me?
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Google Translate cannot read a .pdf made in LaTeX

I have received a .pdf document from a colleague who uses LaTeX (I use Office products and have no knowledge of LaTeX at all). The document however is written in German, a language I speak, but not ...
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scan A4 doc > pdf > ocr > translate to english?

I've tried using a combination of my home scanner to create a '300 dpi', 'document', 'pdf' (options on Canon all-in-one) ZoHoViewer to create either an RTF or TXT file google docs to translate I'm ...
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Remove XML node in Notepad++

I have a large XML with the structure below. Now, I want to get rid of the <tuv xml:lang="en-GB"><seg>CONTENT</seg></tuv> nodes, so for each unit only the de-DE part stays ...
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Is there a Linux software to spell check .po files?

I am translating some po-files and I would like to run a spell checker over them. I have Ubuntu 10.10 and use gtranslator. As far as I know, gtranslator can't spellcheck the whole file. I tried ...
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Translating in Google Chrome

Sometimes Google will offer to translate a page for me but it seems random when it offers. Is there a way I can force this feature to happen on any page (where I specify the language). :)
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how does one create an XLIFF file

I see lots of info and tutes on how to use some XLIFF translators, and how to create .po files, but how do I create an XLIFF file? It seems XLIFF editors allow you to open and translate an XLIFF ...
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Email client with language translation support for Mac OS X

I'm looking for an OS X desktop email client that helps me translate my Japanese work emails into English. Any suggestions?
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Software to rename files with Japanese or Korean character/letter filenames to their Romanized (Roman/Latin letters) equivalents

Is there a program (for Windows) that will rename files with Japanese or Korean characters/letters in their filenames to their Romanized (Roman/Latin letters) equivalents (preferably Hepburn ...
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Database of system messages translations? [closed]

Often I am trying find about error messages, occurring in Russian version of Windows. They are in Russian and my own translation into English gives not exact spelling, making it impossible to find the ...
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Edit file side by side for translation in notepad++

I have to translate a lot of files in multiple languages. I would like to use notepad++ with "move to the other view" then "Synchronize Vertical Scrolling". The document is written so that lines are ...
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Is there an app that translates audio from one language into another? [closed]

I have a video in French, that I want to translate the audio into English. It doesn't have to be perfect. I already understand what's going on in the video but a simple translation like Google's text ...
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How to merge subtitle and video files onto one DVD

I'm helping out a small educational group here in Denmark with translating English DVD course material into Danish, simply by adding danish subtitles to the movie. However, I'm having a hard time ...
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IM software with real time translation?

Is there an Instant Messaging client which translates messages to and fro as they are typed/received? So I can configure my language, (eg. English) and my correspondent's language, (eg. Spanish), and ...
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Change default language in the google chrome translator bar

I am italian, so I have Google Chrome in Italian. When I browse the web in languages that I don't know, I find very useful the auto-translation bar of google chrome. The problem is that it ...
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Extension to translate words in Google Chrome [closed]

How can I translate words in Google Chrome? Are there any add-ons or extensions for this?
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Poedit : error converting the output to UTF-8

I'm trying to load .po files with poedit, but I keep getting the following error: Error converting the output to UTF-8 I'm running poedit on a ubuntu distribution if that makes any difference. ...
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Windows 7 + lang pack versus national version?

What is difference between english Windows 7 localized with language pack and "generic" national edition? SKU on the box, I know, but will be there any differences for average end-user? In US Win7 ...
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How to easily translate a array based language file?

Many PHP projects are using array-like language files instead of Gettext: $lang = array( "lib_captcha_head" => "Confirmation Code", "lib_captcha_insertword" => "Enter the words written below", ...
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Website wordcount using WGET

I would like to know if it's possible to use wget to wordcount an entire website. Has anyone already tried that? This is what I have found so far: wget -q -O- http://www.website.com | grep -c .
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English to German Dictionary for Mac OS X

Is there any free application which give this functionality? I have seen this, http://www.tekl.de/english/Dictionary_Plugins.HTML, which is great, but I need something which can help me in English ...
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Real-Time chat translation on mac using either Skype, Adium or iChat

If you're looking for MSN and / or Windows, just go here. I'm looking for Real-Time chat translation tools for Mac, and preferably using Adium, but it could be for Skype, iChat or maybe another ...
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Translation comparison tools for PO format?

I am using POEdit to modify the localization file of some projects. Unfortunately it seems not able to do comparisons with different versions. Do you now if it does exists a comparison tool for ...
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using tr from coreutils for widnows

I have to transform contents of file from \ to \\ on Windows in script. So I got Coreutils and tried to use tr \ \\ < file_in > file_out on Windows CMD, but \ in file_out remainde \ instead of ...
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How to switch an extension's language?

Unfortunately some Firefox extensions include rather bad/or incomplete translations into my locale (German), and I'd really prefer having them in English instead. However, I do not want to change my ...
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How do I change the function field in excel to show Bengali Characters?

I received an excel file that has columns translated from english to Bengali. I have a Bengali font installed and it shows up in the main body of the spreadsheet but the characters are not showing up ...
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“Click to translate” for .pdf

Is there a way to be able just click a word and get its translation while reading .pdf files? Google Dictionary is very useful plugin for Chrome but works only for web pages. Does something similar ...
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How to translate an image?

I have some Chinese documents in PDF format, the pages unfortunately are scanned, so the word-by-word translation no longer become an option :( . Yesterday I came across Microsoft Office Document ...
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Are there software enabling translation when seeing a video?

I have videos , flv format, the language spoken is american-english and I don't understand most of what is said. So I need that there is a translation below the screen when I see the video. So are ...
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How to force Chrome to translate [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Set Chromium to always automatically translate all languages It seems Google Chrome only translates pages when it auto-discovers they are in another language, and they ...
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What computer-assisted translation (CAT) system could you recommend? [closed]

Ok, if you're in enterprise software development, you've probably faced with the problem of localization. When it comes to translating the texts of a certain piece of software to a certain language, ...
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Can I disable chrome's auto translate function for visitors to a given page on my site? [closed]

I know how to disable this feature for pages that I visit, but what I'm looking for is a way to tell other user's Chrome browsers not to offer translation a particular page on my site. Is there some ...
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How to translate Chinese web page to English on Firefox?

How to translate Chinese web page to English on Firefox ?
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gWaei Translator for Windows?

Avoiding a full Cygwin-like install, is there some equivalent to the Japanese-English translation/reference tool gWaei from Ubuntu/Gnome, but for Windows? If not, what open source translators allow ...
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Using Windows in other languages

Is it possible to view/use Windows in any of the Indian languages - Hindi or Malayalam? Are there some softwares that can perform trasliteration or translation of all the text/writings shown in ...
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Translate tool or extension for Google Chrome [closed]

OS: windows XP SP3 For: Google Chrome Is there translate tool/extension that can translate word or look up dictionary? Desired features: a keyboard shortcut to toggle translation, so it might be ...
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A browser tool that looks up translations and saves them for later to recap

English it not my native language, but quite often I'll read English articles from various sources and stumble upon technical terms that I can have translated on the go using the Google dictionary ...
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Google Translate in Chrome

How do I enable google translation without prompting? I read a lot of texts in foreign language and clicking each time is driving me crazy. Thanks