Automatic Website Translation
Now that Microsoft has moved to a Chrome based browser with the newest release of Edge, automatic, and fully functional website translations are now standard in both Edge and Chrome. I am a US Citizen, living in Mexico, that is not yet fully fluent in Spanish. This has severely limited my ability to use Firefox, which honestly, is a pretty big deal for me. I prefer Firefox for multiple reasons, but privacy is my major concern. Is Firefox working on a solution to this massive hole in Mozilla's browser product offering? Two major competitors are now offering automatic translation. What gives?
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How are you being limited?
Please explain the problem in detail. What happens? What is/are the exact error message(s) ?
Modified by cor-el
Both Edge and Chrome have integrated translation technology into their respective browsers. Regardless of the platform I use (app via Apple iOS or Windows on my Dell PC) both Chrome and Edge automatically translate every Spanish website I visit into English. This is not accomplished via an add-on. It's an integrated part of the browser experience. The only options I have with Firefox require a new page be opened (and even then, the majority of the links will not work) or I must highlight and select the text I want translated and right click, etc. I haven't found an add-on that integrates the experience and requires no action on my part.
So I'm guessing this is a no go at this point.