Visual Guides: How To Add Languages
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We look at how to
add languages for transcription, translation and transliteration.
That is, assume we have a video in English. We now need to translate into French and German. We need to
add French and
add German into our account, before the transcription or translation will work.
In brief, we assume that no additional languages were selected during the sign up process, and now we are looking to add additional languages to our account.
It is possible to sign up for
upto three (3) languagesduring the sign up process. Additional languages can be added using the process in this visual guide. The below image shows this capability.
we did NOT add French and Germanduring sign up, we can also add languages in other ways. That is, we are assuming we did NOT add French or German in the sign up step, and we are
now going to add French and German.
Login and your account should look like below. We will continue with the
John Smithnamed user, showing the right navigation menu.
Finance. Explicitly, we want more languages, so we need to
1 -> 3. Confirm, and submit.
NOTE: In this example, your subscription will increase from (USD) $10/month -> $30/month.
Switch into the
Language Settings, and add
German. Going forward, both Templates and Items will have access to French and German.
Congratualtions, you now have access to French and German, in addition to English (your primary language).
Addendum 1: Add French, but not German, to a Template
Given you now have access to French and German,
how do we use this functionality? Each template, and its corresponding items, has a list of languages which can be used. As an example, we can see the below languages in our original template
myTemplate, as shown below. Explicitly we are
missing French and German.
add French onlyand
exit. If necessary, also remember to
Adding a new item,
thisItemCanBeTranslatedToFrench, and looking at its Language Properties, shows that content can now be translated to French.
Language Settingsis showing that this item has a
Primary Language: Englishand
Secondary Language: French. That is, it expects English content to be uploaded, and if translation is required, this item can be translated to French.
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