Microsoft Translator text API has been used by Microsoft groups since 2007 and is available as an API for customers since 2011. The Microsoft Translator text API is used extensively within Microsoft. It is incorporated across product localization, support, and online communication teams (e.g., Windows blog
). This same service is also accessible, at no additional cost, from within familiar Microsoft products such as Bing
, Microsoft Edge
, and Yammer
Microsoft Translator can be used in web or client applications on any hardware platform and with any operating system to perform language translation and other language-related operations such as language detection, text to speech, or dictionary.