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  1. Live Captions in other languages (Spanish, Portuguese, more)

    Languages other than English for live captions

    113 votes

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  2. Embed Translator and Teams

    Embed Microsoft Translator into Microsoft Teams so that translator can be utilized during a class meeting. Students will then be able to collaborate/communicate in any language even if they don't speak the same one! And also being able to have closed captions available in other languages.

    27 votes

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  3. languages and translation

    ms teams should be translated to all spoken languages of the world and a special box should appear somewhere inside the app where teachers and students - and users in general - can change immediately language.

    2 votes

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  4. It would be helpful to have recorded meetings transcribed for future use to make them accessible to users with disabilities.

    After a meeting is recorded, it would be helpful to have a transcription of the recording for users who have hearing issues. Teams meetings are often used for later training, and access is limited for those who might be hard of hearing.

    32 votes

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  5. 1 vote

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  6. translation

    Teams should be available in all languages of the world. the list of languages should be accessible from some obvious point on the first page of the app, together with the teams where everyone is a member of. the translation can be done by certified professional translators, students of translation and interpreting and/or people who have an excellent knowledge of a language.

    1 vote

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  7. Create a way to easily add accent marks

    Please create a clickable mini tool bar next to all text input boxes where students can add accent marks - with so many different devices and operating systems, accents are always an issue. Other websites, such as quizlet and quia already have this functionality. The accents available are determined when the teacher indicates the language of the activity

    17 votes

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  8. languages

    ms teams should offer the possibility to users to change immediately the languages in the app and get instant translation to the language they choose each time.

    1 vote

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  9. languages

    ms teams should become available to all languages spoken in the world. this can be achieved either by professional translators or by volunteers that are specialised in translation.

    1 vote

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  10. Lock captions on.

    I would like the option to make captions on the default rather than having to enable it each meeting.

    7 votes

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  11. 1 vote

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  12. I would like to see languages available for closed caption in video meeting

    I would like everyone to be able to use closed captioning feature in their prefered language on their screen.

    5 votes

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  13. Add mini dictionary

    first, It will be a great feature if Microsoft Teams add mini dictionary in the options windows near the chat and mic symbols. Sometimes the lecture includes academic words so it will be easy to click in my dictionary and type the words and get the definition. Moreover, It will be good for international students. As an international student sometimes I find unfamiliar words in lecture and I can’t interrupt my professor to ask him about words which most student are know, so instead of waste my classmate time to get the meaning it will be easy to type it…

    1 vote

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  14. Add mini dictionary

    First, It will be a great feature if Microsoft Teams add mini dictionary in the options windows near the chat and mic symbols. Sometime the lecture include academic words so it will be easy to click in mine dictionary and type the words and get the dafination. Moreover, It will be good for international students. As an international student sometims I find unfamiliar words in lecture and I can’t intrupt my professor to ask him about words which most student are know, so instead of waste my classmate time to get the meaning it will be easy to type it…

    1 vote

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  15. Closed Captions for Everyone

    Right now I can't get to the closed caption feature, but I need it to focus in my online classes. The feature is only available on certain computers/browsers. I have many classmates that also can't focus without it or aren't able to hear what's happening without it. It would be very helpful to neurodivergent/hard of hearing people to be able to access this feature no matter what.

    5 votes

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  16. Full name in captions

    There are people with the same names in the class
    e.g Aayush A and Aayush A
    Please add a full name in captions so that we can understand who is speaking.

    3 votes

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  17. Allow us to be able to use ctrl+quote to easily add accent marks while using Microsoft online platforms.

    We should have an easier way to type accents while using online platforms such as Teams, Notebook, Word, and PowerPoint online. The desktop applications are compatible with the ctrl+quote feature to easily add accents to letters. The online platform should also have the same easy feature so that students do not waste class time searching the symbols menu every time they need to insert an accent.

    1 vote

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  18. adding more languages

    can you add more language options it helps us a lot and I wish you add this feature which command be helpful?

    1 vote

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  19. Error in Polish translation.

    ENGLISH: In the Polish language version, one of the emoticons is called "szturchnięcie palcem". This should be called a "stuknięcie palcem" because he is not poking with his finger.

    POLISH: W polskiej wersji językowej, jedna z emotikonów nazywa się "szturchnięcie palcem". Powinno to się nazywać "stuknięcie palcem", ponieważ on nie szturcha swoim palcem.

    1 vote

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  20. Deaf students and teachers

    My students are deaf and I am also deaf. I need to be able to have a visual and have my lesson page available. I would like to see a visual classroom where students and teachers see each other and the lesson in available

    16 votes

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