Instagram is adding a new option to automatically translate text in story posts, the company announced today. Now, when the service detects a foreign language in a post, it will display a “See Translation” option on the top left of the screen, which users can tap to see a translation at the bottom.
How do you translate a post?
Go to the post or comment you want to translate. Tap See Translation below the post or comment. If you don’t see translations options below a post or comment written in another language, make sure that translation options are turned on for that language.
How do I get translation on my Instagram stories?
If Instagram detects the text is in a foreign language from your primary language, you’ll see a banner pop up that says “See Translation” in the upper left corner. Simply tap that message, and a translation will come up for the text that’s on that Story post.
How can I translate a picture?
You can translate text from new photos and photos you’ve already taken in the Translate app.
- On your Android phone or tablet, open the Translate app .
- Pick the languages. …
- Beneath the text box, tap Camera . …
- Use your finger to highlight the text you want to translate, or tap Select all.
How do you post in multiple languages on Instagram?
- Use one account and write your text in two languages.
- Create specific accounts for each desired user location.
Why is Instagram translation Not Working?
“If translations aren’t showing up, it could be because we couldn’t detect or don’t currently support the language,” reads a post on Instagram’s help pages. “Keep in mind that translations also may not show up for older posts and comments.”
Where is the language setting on Instagram?
Tap or your profile picture in the bottom right to go to your profile. in the top right, then tap Settings. Tap Account, then tap Language. Tap the language you’d like to use.
How do I translate a post on Facebook?
Tap in the top right of Facebook.
- Scroll down and tap Settings.
- Tap Language and Region below Preferences.
- Tap Language you’d like to have posts translated into.
- Select a language and tap Save.
Why Facebook posts are translated?
To help make life easier for you, Facebook will, by default, translate their posts for you. This is great if you don’t speak a word of French, or Swedish, or whatever language your friend is posting in, but if you do the translations are often merely okay.
Why is my Facebook translate in another language?
If the See Translation button is missing on Facebook, this means the translation options are off for that language. You can always enable them from Settings → Translations for posts. Enjoy using Facebook the way you want!
Does Instagram use Google Translate?
Instagram Help Center
Captions and comments on posts in feed, as well as the bio you include on your profile, are translated automatically based on the language they’re written in and the language settings of the person viewing it.