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ImTranslator is a standalone translation application integrated into ImTranslator extension for Chrome.
This standalone application translates words, phrases and text between more than 90 languages, detects language on-the-fly, provides the back translation that reverses the translation back to the original languages, reads the original text and its translation in many languages, keep your work in the Translation history, customizes the translator's settings.
You can run ImTranslator in a number of ways.
• click ImTranslator button on the Chrome toolbar
• use the context menu and select ImTranslator
• use the pre-set shortcut keys: Alt+Z
The translation window opens. You can use it as a standalone translation application: enter text and make a translation.
With the same technique you can translate any text on a webpage by selecting the text with the mouse.
• Highlight the text and use the ImTranslator button on the toolbar.
• use the context menu
• use the hotkeys Ctrl+Alt+Z.
ImTranslator includes a comprehensive dictionary. Just select a word and run the translator. You will see alternative translations of a searched word along with the part of speech.
Each dictionary entry displays a set of reverse translations into the original language.
The Dictionary includes over 90 language combinations with the English language and some other language pairs.
One of the ImTranslator’s valuable features is the language detection. If you don't know the language of the text, choose "Detect language" to let ImTranslator identify the language for you.
But is the language detector makes a mistake, which can happen with small text or loan words, you can deactivate this feature and set your language manually.
Open Options and make changes. The new settings will be available immediately.
A unique feature of ImTranslator is BACK TRANSLATION. The back translation translates the target text back to the original language to help you check the accuracy of the translation.
Enable the back translation window, and compare the back translation to the original text to see how accurate the translation is.
Please note that the back translation doesn’t always provide the same translation result due to the asymmetric sentence structure in different languages.
If you want to use this feature permanently, go to the Options and enable the back translation checkbox.
ImTranslator has the speech capability. Click the Speaker button to listen to the voice reading the text.
You can listen to the original text or its translation. ImTranslator currently supports 10 voices.
ImTranslator includes the Translation History tool, which keeps track of all your translation activity and stores translation records in the Translation History.
You can access the Translation History from Options or from any translation application.
The Translation History is available for any ImTranslator application.
Translation History allows you to:
• expand the translation record if it's over 200 characters
• split the record by sentences to display sentence-by-sentence translation
• see the source of the translation
• search and sort translation records
• listen to the original or translation (10 languages)
• export the translation history in .csv format
If you want to change default settings for this application, you can do it easily in Options.
Open ImTranslator Options, from the button on the toolbar, or directly from the translator. In Options you can change language settings as well as the translator’s behavior:
• enable dictionary,
• make the back translation window active,
• change the hotkeys,
• choose the font size,
• enable translation history.
Don’t forget to save changes. All new settings will be available immediately.