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powerapp translation

i've been wondering how to translate a powerapp, i've been trying to tranlate Leave Request to spanish and due to variable changes its been fruitless so far. can anyone help me with this. 

 

i saw that this person was able to do it. but i haven't had any luck. 

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Re: powerapp translation

I recently posted a tutorial on implementing multilingual support in PowerApps and I actually used a Leave Request App as my example!

 

Multilingual Support in PowerApps

 

Hope this helps!

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Re: powerapp translation

Hi @Jr_fondeur,

I'm glad you asked this. There's a few ways of going about this.

 

If you're building a model-driven app, there's an existing CRM tool that will create translations and you can revise them in case they don't come out with the right context (ex: 'radio' control interpreted as an AM/FM 'radio' instead of its shape). See EasyTranslator:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/powerapps/developer/model-driven-apps/overview#community-tools-for-...

 

Here's a blog about how to use a table to lookup translations from a table:

https://powerapps.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/building-multilingual-apps-in-powerapps/

 

And here is my solution that gathers text from different controls and galleries on the screen, concatenates it, and translates it in one pass through Microsoft Translator.

https://1drv.ms/u/s!AvtvG5BA8E3vj8cieCb7NV44IPiLLw

 

Let me know which one you prefer.

 

Mr. Dang

Microsoft Employee
@8bitclassroom
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Re: powerapp translation

thank you man, i'll be checking them out.

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Re: powerapp translation

Hi @Jr_fondeur,

 

Do you want to translate your PowerApps app into spanish language?

 

If you want to translate your PowerApps app into spanish language, I agree with @mr-dang's thought almost. 

 

More details about creating multilingual apps in PowerApps, please check the following article:

https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/carlosfigueira/2017/09/08/building-multilingual-apps-in-powerapps/

 

Best regards,

Kris

Community Support Team _ Kris Dai
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Re: powerapp translation

 

thanks, but in this case i dont have an multi-language app, i want an easy way to be able to translate the texts a powerapp displays no matter what language you are on. 

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Re: powerapp translation

I recently posted a tutorial on implementing multilingual support in PowerApps and I actually used a Leave Request App as my example!

 

Multilingual Support in PowerApps

 

Hope this helps!

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