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How to translate discord chats with Microsoft Edge?

Is it possible to get edge to translate discord chats? If so how? The translate icon doesn't appear in the address bar and discord hijacks the right click menu
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How to translate a full excel sheet to another language with the Microsoft Translator?

Following the guide at Best Ways to Translate an Excel File - 2021 Update , clicking on the Microsoft Translator ribbon under "Review", I could not find the "insert" button to ...
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Can someone rename a .mdx dictionary file?

I found a .mdx dictionary file on the Internet which is named 德德口语字典 (in Chinese) and translates as Spoken Language dictionary of German language. The problem is that when I load it into goldendict ...
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Excluding all domains with a specific beginning from Google search results

I’m using Google to check how a word is used in the websites of a particular language, but results from machine-translated pages lead to lots of low quality translations, so I’d really like to exclude ...
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How to translate a WMP playlist back to English?

I'm using WMP on Windows 10 to manage my .MP3 playlists, and a certain album has gotten itself 'stuck' in a Japanese translation. Presumably it did this after I clicked to update the album info. I ...
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Multiple languages in Apple Numbers

I need to reformat a whole bunch of dates from 1/1 to Wednesday 1/1 in the English column and Mercredi 1/1 in the French. But it seems like in Apple Numbers (version 6.2.1) you can only select one ...
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Why are there different versions of Bing Translate on Excel 2016/2019?

I using Bing Translate built inside Excel. I am using Excel 2019 at the moment but I think this problem happens in other versions too. In some computers, the interface looks like this: In this ...
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Excel Formula to Translate Text into Target Language

I'm looking for a built-in Excel Formula Function to translate text into a target language. I see Google has made a function "GoogleTranslate()" available and was wondering if something equivalent ...
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Using Microsoft word for translation

I have thousands of pages translated into English. The translations look like this: Word document 1: Ti amo, un soldo, ti amo, in aria, ti amo, se viene testa vuol dire che basta: lasciamoci. ...
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How can I prevent trailing whitespace being trimmed when importing a file into MemoQ 8.4?

When importing files into the translation tool "MemoQ (8.4)" in the project manager role, I've found that trailing whitespace in the source data, is trimmed. While this is re-added to the source when ...
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Visual Studio Code - working with two sub-windows but making them not affect one another?

Visual Studio Code (VSCODE to all you coming here from search engines) allows splitting the current working window into two windows: When I type text in one, it appears in the other. I desire that ...
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How to translate the selected text in Windows using Google translate?

When I select a text in the Android system, it shows an option to translate the selected text using Google translate (my translation pops up). Now, how to use Google translate service in the same way ...
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How to add online dictionaries like google translate to GoldenDict?

How to add online dictionaries feature (mainly google translator) for GoldenDict Right now a discussed solution is in html with an iframe. Is there a simple translation script/app that read a sting ...
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How to hide everything except the text between the inner square brackets in Notepad++?

I got xml file in which I need to translate text between the inner square brackets. It's a huge file with thousands of inner square brackets with the texts for translation. Is there a way to hide ...
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How to change default language for different source language in Google Chrome's translate function

By default, Google Chrome's embedded translate function will only default to translate webpages to user's webpage setting. Same for the translate option provided via right click manual In the ...
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Open Office is not showing in English, even though the English language is selected

I don't understand what happened with this Open Office installation. It's on a college computer (Linux), so I can't do a reinstallation without admin access. I have English language selected in ...
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Is it possible to translate or convert a VBS script to BAT?

I have a visual basic script I found years ago, I would like to know if it can be entirely or at least roughly translated into batch format. The goal is to convert the script to batch format, so that ...
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translate a webpage and declutter at the same time? how?

Translate: google translate, either with bookmarklet or chrome extension declutter: Instapaper text bookmarklet. They used to work together sequentially, but recently Instapaper changed their ...
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Different values in different editors

I opened same document with OpenOffice and with use of Microsoft Word. Document language is english and I use operating system also with english language. MS Word opens the document correctly, but ...
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Replacing straight quotes with curly quotes as a basic setting in Windows?

I'm doing translation work and I have to use curly quotes because the web developers behind the site I'm working for had some bugs with straight quotes that interfered with their work. Now I could of ...
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How to tell service open in a new tab instead of windows - OSX Safari

In this article there's the solution I was looking for, however, I would like to open in a new tab instead of a new window, how should be the text? Google translate client for OS X ... on run argv ...
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Port translation and websphere application

I have a java application running in Websphere Application Server (WAS) on port 80 (using IBM HttP server, IHS). Now I need port 80 for other purposes on my external ip. I just setup port translation ...
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How to revert "Never translate this site" in Chrome?

I visited a foreign website and I accidentally clicked "Never translate this site". I want to revert this back to the default behavior of Chrome always asking me what to do. How do I do that? Thanks ...
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URL-based rules for Google Translate in Chrome

When using the translation feature in Chrome, and upon visiting a foreign web page, there are three options granted: Always translate the language Never translate the language Never translate the web ...
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How to create TMX from existing TXT-files

I have a few books in printed format. They were translated from English to Norwegian before computers were mainstream, so I ran the translation through a scanner and OCR-ed it. The English version was ...
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Switch Calc (or Excel) formulas to English language

I'm not using an American/English version of Calc/Excel so, every time I want to post here (or on other "web-places") or when I want to try formulas posted by others I need to "translate" them somehow ...
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Translating document to multiple languages?

My question is what's the common approach when it comes to having the same document in multiple languages to keep integrity between versions and changes, as well as format. I have to translate it ...
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goldendict XML parse error on Wikipedia and Wiktionary

I get this error on goldendict for English Wikipedia and English Wiktionary: Query error: XML parse error: unexpected end of file at 1,1
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using tr from coreutils for windows

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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Need to automatic "translate page" process or fix it. In google chrome

I am aware that question come up few times, but my problem is more specific. In my job in necessary to spend 5-6 hours a day to do website search of various company around the globe. I need to ...
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Babylon 10's "say it" feature not working in windows 8

Babylon 10's "say it" feature not working in windows 8. Babylon 10 is dictionary and transliteration software. It has a feature called "say it" by which we can spell the words. You can access this ...
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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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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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Method to Consolidate Cell Contents from Two Excel Files into One Excel File

I translated an Excel file in Chinese into English with OmegaT, a CAT (Computer-Aided Translation) tool, and a pure English file was generate by OmegaT. However, the customer wants me to submit an ...
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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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How to create different translation version for 1 word document?

I have an usage manual and I have translated I have to translate them into different languages. At first, Normally this is what I supposed to do; I should create a new page or new file for each ...
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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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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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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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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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How to run Google Chrome in translate mode?

How to open a page with Chrome in translate mode from the command line? I've tried the following, but it doesn't work: "[...]\chrome.exe" http://exemple.ru -translate=ru-en
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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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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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Translating Documents from a Foreign Language into English on my Computer? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Translation software recommendation for offline use? I am aware that websites can be translated from many languages into English thanks to Google Translate. If I receive ...
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Translating movie subtitles without srt files

I am downloading torrent movies and need to translate subtitles into different languages, but most of the downloads contain no subtitle files (srt. etc), although the movies do have subtitles. Are ...
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How to bulk translate file names and rename them [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Software to rename files with Japanese or Korean character/letter filenames to their Romanized (Roman/Latin letters) equivalents I have some files with Chinese names. I want ...
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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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Google Chrome Google Translate

Google translate will translate Jp to Eng pages once then not again. Have uninstalled, uninstalled Google folder updated Java, reinstalled. It used to translate pages and then the pages that were ...
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