Machine translation - Google Translate

Kentico EMS required

Features described on this page require the Kentico EMS license.

This service uses the Google Translate API to translate text. Google Translate is a paid service.

Character limit

This service has a 2000 character limit for every translation request. When translating pages, the service submits the content of every field and editable region as a separate unit, so the total number of characters per page is not restricted.

Configuring the Google Translate service

To set up the Google Translate service on your website:

  1. Sign in to the Google APIs console using a Google account.
  2. Create a new project and activate the Translate API service.
  3. Obtain your project’s API key on API Access pane.
  4. Log in to the Kentico administration interface and open the Settings application.
  5. Select the Content -> Translation services category.
  6. Copy the API Key into the corresponding setting in the Google Translator section.
  7. Click Save.

You can now translate pages and localization strings using the Google Translate service.