How To Translate Texts in Images or Screenshots on Your Phone

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I got a notification and it was in a language that I didn’t understand, here’s how I was able to translate it to English.

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You can translate it to another language using the same process.

First step is to take a screenshot of the text you want to translate.

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Next step is to get the Google Translate app downloaded to your device.

Then open it and tap the camera icon in the bottom right corner.

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Select the screenshot you just took by tapping the gallery icon in the bottom left.

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If you don’t have the image in the screenshots folder, then choose where the image may be.

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Chances are the image will be in the Download or Camera folder.

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After you find the picture, tap it.

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You’ll see two icons at the top, tap the first one and select “Detect Language”.

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Next, tap the second icon and select the language you wish to translate the image to.

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For me, it’s English so I’ll choose it. Choose the language you want.

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The Google Translate app will do the translation for the language you selected.

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Those are all the steps you need to take to translate texts in images.