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How to translate a website or selected text


How to Translate an Entire Webpage in Helperbird

Helperbird's translation feature can instantly translate entire webpages into your preferred language. Here's how to do it:

Translating the Whole Page

Step 1: Click the Helperbird icon in your browser's toolbar to bring up the extension's menu.

Step 2: Use the search bar within the extension to look for the "Translate" feature.

Step 3: Upon finding the "Translate" feature, a list of languages will be displayed.

Step 4: Select your desired language by clicking on the corresponding flag icon.

Step 5: Once the language is selected, click the 'TRANSLATE WEBSITE' button located at the bottom of the language list.

Step 6: A new tab will open, and the content will be translated into the selected language.

How to Translate Selected Text in Helperbird

Helperbird’s highlight menu translation feature allows you to translate specific sections of text on a webpage. Here’s how you can do it:

Step 1: Click the Helperbird icon in your browser’s toolbar to open the extension.

Step 2: Ensure the 'Translate' feature is enabled in the Helperbird settings.

Step 3: On the webpage, highlight the text you want to translate.

Step 4: After highlighting, a Helperbird quick action menu will appear above or near the selected text.

Step 5: In the highlight menu, click the 'Translate' button.

Step 6: The highlighted text will be translated into the default language set in your Helperbird settings.

To change the language for translation:

Step 1: Click the Helperbird icon in your browser’s toolbar to open the extension.

Step 2: Use the search bar within the extension to look for the "Translate" feature.

Step 3: Upon finding the "Translate" feature, a list of languages will be displayed.

Step 4: Select your desired language by clicking on the corresponding flag icon.

Some things to note

To block the Translate feature. Simply block translate.google.com in your browser settings.

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