This plugin requires EZ-Builder for Microsoft Windows PC.
Get EZ-Builder for Windows
Use the Microsoft Translate Text cloud service to translate text in any other languages supported by the API.
Input text language is auto detected.
For example , you can translate English only responses returned by Microsoft Cognitive Vision plugin.
This service requires an internet connection. That means your EZ-B will need to be put into Wi-Fi Client Mode. Consult the appropiate learn tutorial for changing the EZ-B to Wi-Fi Client Mode or add a second USB WiFi adapter from here: http://www.ez-robot.com/Tutorials/Course/5
What Can You Do?
You will need this plugin added to the project.
And with this simple line of code in a script ....
translate("I see an humanoid robot across the windows","fr")
result will be :
and EZB result variables will be set.
With ControlCommand() and Blocky :
Example to translate in a script English only responses returned by Microsoft Cognitive Vision plugin.
$result =("I am " + $VisionConfidence + " percent certain that i see " + $VisionDescription)
If language to translate is not entered , plugin configuration default will be used
translate("If omitted the plugin default language will be used for translation")
You can also test translation directly in the plugin console :
Default Translated Language - Code of the default language in which the input text to translate will be translated - can be selected in a list of the languages supported by the API
Translated Text Variable - The variable which holds the translated text. This can be used in your Scripts.
Detected Language Variable - The variable which holds the detected language code of the input text to translate. This can be used in your Scripts.
API Key - Your key for using the Microsoft Text Translate service. There are instructions in this document below for signing up and obtaining a key.
The subscription that you will need from Microsoft is called Translator Text API
It's free until 2 000 000 characters translated every month.
To get the subscription , you need if you don't have already one , to create an Azure account
1) Visit the Microsoft Azure site azure.microsoft.com/en-us/?v=17.14 and create a free try account.
After 1 month , you will be asked to transform your try account in a normal one but free service option will stay available.
Follow the Azure Account subscription process until you get your account.
2) Access to Azure Portal ( Click Portal on left up of the Azure home window) - after authentification you access to your Azure Portal.
In the Dashboard , you will see all the Azure Services you have subscribed even when they are free.
3) Add the Translator Text service. To illustrate the add service process - see below how I add a new free service to my account Vocal_translator
4) Copy the Key 1
5) Paste the Key in the API key field of the plugin configuration form and Save
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