How To Translate a Document Into Another Language

Recently, I was asked if there is an easy way to translate a document written in English into Spanish. One easy method using tools we all have access to is Google Docs. Using your email login will give you access to Google Docs.

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1) Create your English document in Google Docs. If you’ve created the text in another program, you can cut and paste into Google Docs.

 

 

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2) Click on ‘Tools’ in the menu bar.

 

3) Choose ‘Translate Document’

 

 

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4) Select ‘Spanish’ (or any other supported langue desired)

 

 

 

 

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5) Google Docs will create a copy of your document (which is stored in your Google Doc files) in the language you selected. If needed, paste the new translated text into a program of your choice.