Translate a message in Teams

In Teams for your personal life, you can translate chat messages in a variety of languages. By default, messages will be translated into the UI language. If you change the default language in your settings, the messages you select for translation will be translated into that language.

Note: This feature is currently available on Teams for iOS and Android.

If you receive a message in another language, tap and hold the message, then tap Translate.

To return a translated message to the original language, tap and hold the message, then tap See original (language)

To set your default language:

  1. Select your profile picture or the More  More button icon.

  2. Select Settings  Settings button .

  3. Select Translation and choose a language.

Supported Languages

  • Afrikaans

  • Arabic

  • Arabic, Levantine SM

  • Assamese

  • Bangla

  • Bosnian (Latin)

  • Bulgarian

  • Cantonese (Traditional)

  • Catalan

  • Chinese Simplified

  • Chinese Traditional

  • Croatian

  • Czech

  • Danish

  • Dari

  • Dutch

  • English

  • Estonian

  • Fijian

  • Filipino

  • Finnish

  • French

  • French (Canada)

  • German

  • Greek

  • Gujarati

  • Haitian Creole

  • Hebrew

  • Hindi

  • Hmong Daw

  • Hungarian

  • Icelandic

  • Indonesian

  • Irish

  • Italian

  • Japanese

  • Kannada

  • Kazakh

  • Korean

  • Kurdish (Central)

  • Kurdish (Northern)

  • Latvian

  • Lithuanian

  • Malagasy

  • Malay

  • Malayalam

  • Maltese

  • Maori

  • Marathi

  • Norwegian

  • Odia

  • Pashto

  • Persian

  • Polish

  • Portuguese (Brazil)

  • Portuguese (Portugal)

  • Punjabi

  • Queretaro Otomi

  • Romanian

  • Russian

  • Samoan

  • Serbian (Cyrillic) 

  • Serbian (Latin)

  • Slovak

  • Slovenian

  • Spanish

  • Swahili

  • Swedish

  • Tahitian

  • Tamil

  • Telugu

  • Thai

  • Tongan

  • Turkish

  • Ukrainian

  • Urdu

  • Vietnamese

  • Welsh

  • Yucatec Maya

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