trespassersW / tooltip


Version: 18.01.15+47dba78 updated

Summary: Translates selected text into a `tooltip' via Google translate


Copyright: trespassersW

License: MIT

babelfish tooltip

Select word or phrase with Alt key pressed -
then hover over an icon below the selection.
Almost instantly you will see a tooltip with the translation.


   Please look more closely at the picture below:

Also, you can translate selected text using Greasemonkey menu:
ToolsGreasemonkeyUser Script tooltip
or through bookmarlets --
  any → french::   javascript:postMessage('tgtooltip auto|fr','\*')
  中国 → english::   javascript:postMessage('tgtooltip zh-CN|en','\*')
either by the means of Custom buttons --
  русский → español :: content.postMessage('tgtooltip#ru/es','\*')
Sample bookmarklets and custombuttons can be found here
* 18.01.15 `[+]` TTS buttons for source and translation * 17.12.31 `[!!]` NOT working in Firefox 57 + Greasemonkey 4! Use Tampermonkey * 17.03.11 `[+]` keep text formatting * 16.10.26 `[+]` phonetic transcription * 16.09.01 `[+]` *previous translation* button; option for left/right tooltip position; * 16.08.16 `[+]` **Word Definition** is shown when *source_language == target_language*
*bookmarklet::*   `javascript:postMessage('tgtooltip en|en','\*')`
Custom button: `content.postMessage('tgtooltip en|en','*')`

* v3.7.2 2015-04-20 `*` TTS: alt-select text inside tooltip and [shift/ctrl]-click language icon below.
[tts tips]( * v2016.01.16.1 `+` alternative translation
Script uses Country flag   images   from Flags of all Countries
This script is a distant descendant of lazyttrick's Google Translator Tooltip

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