Azure Translation Configuration
On demand translations allows users to click See Translations link to directly translate the contents of the stream into the current site's language.
- Sign Up For Microsoft Azure Account
- Enabling Services
- Subscribing To Azure
- Enabling Text Translation
- EasySocial Integration
Microsoft Translator APIs can be seemlessly integrated into your site to provide multi-language user experience. It can be used on any hardware and platform with any operating system to perform the language translation.
Sign Up For Microsoft Azure Account
Sign up for a Microsoft Azure account at http://azure.com. The registration process is fairly easy and after you have created and logged into your account, navigate to http://portal.azure.com/ to continue.
Once you're in the portal, you will see a screens that looks similar to below. Select + New option which highlighted below.
After you have clicked the + New option, you will then be presented with the following screenshot. In this section, select Intelligence + Analytics option from the list.
Continuing on the configuration, you will be presented with the next screenshot. In this section, select Cognitive Services APIs as highlighted below.
Subscribing To Azure
If this is your first time here, you will be presented with a screen that looks similar to below. Click on Sign up for a new subscription link to continue.
Once you click the link, you will be redirected to Azure Subscription page. It will looks similar as below. You may try use Free Trial subscription however, please do remember to read the Terms & Conditions by Azure for more information.
Complete the subscription process and finally click on Sign up button as shown in the screenshot below.
Enabling Text Translation
After you have completed the subscription process, you will be redirected back to the Azure Portal. Select API Type and then select Text Translation.
In the Pricing Tier section select the pricing tier that fits your needs. Fill out the rest of the form, and select the Create button.
Navigate to All Resources page and select Microsoft Translator API which you have subscribed to. Go to the Keys option and copy your subscription key and paste it at EasySocial Activity Stream Translation.
You are now subscribed to Microsoft Translator and ready to rock the world.
Further information and explanation will be available at Microsoft Translator.