Ajax Translate Bookmarklet: Select & convert text to English in the browser

Dion Almaer has created a “Translate bookmarklet”, that lets you select any foreign language text in your browser and translates, it into English (by default, but you change the value to a different one that exists in the documentation.) via the Google Language API. After selecting the text, just click on the bookmark, and a little Prototype […]

Dion Almaer has created a “Translate bookmarklet”, that lets you select any foreign language text in your browser and translates, it into English (by default, but you change the value to a different one that exists in the documentation.) via the Google Language API. After selecting the text, just click on the bookmark, and a little Prototype UI window pops up with the English translation if it can work it out. The defau

You can download “Translate Bookmarklet” here, that contains the bookmarklet, the JavaScript, CSS, and other resources that the bookmarklet downloads, and a copy of John Grubbers script to bookmarklet convertor.

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Google, Ajax, API, JavaScript, Prototype, Language Translator, Bookmarklet

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