Translating documents

Yandex.Translate can translate DOC, DOCX, and PDF text files, XLS and XLSX spreadsheets, and PPT and PPTX presentations.

To translate a document, follow these steps:
  1. At the top of the page, press Document.
  2. Select the language in the Original tab. It must match the language of the document.
  3. Go to the Translation tab and select the language you want to translate the document into.
  4. Press Upload and select the file.
    Restriction. The file you upload shouldn't exceed 5 MB.
  5. Once the document is processed, the translation appears. You can change the language in the Translation tab.

To save the translation to your device, press Download at the top of the page. The translation is saved in the original document format.

To view the source and translation simultaneously, switch views using the menu in the upper-right corner of the page.


The document language doesn't match the source language
In the Original tab, select the correct language from the list and upload the file again.
The document size exceeds 5 MB
Split the file into several parts or compress it.
Unsupported document format
The file extension must be .doc, .docx, .pdf, .xls, .xlsx, .ppt, or .pptx. If the file has a different extension, save it in one of the formats listed.
No internet connection
Restore your internet connection and upload the document.
I can't download the translation
Check your internet connection. If your connection is OK, send the document you translated to support and describe the issue. We'll find out why you couldn't download the translation.