Tools

APAN offers a variety of collaboration tools that can be used alone or in conjunction with other tools to develop your unique community space.

Translate

APANs machine-based translation service is a foundation for collaboration among the United States Department of Defense (DOD) and foreign partners. APAN provides a platform that serves both English and non-English speaking users. Chat messages, entire documents, key phrases or words can be translated to an APAN user’s preferred language.

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Page Translation

  • Provides webpage content translation from English to one of the 19 supported languages
  • Enable community owners to select whether to use third-party (Google) or in-house (SYSTRAN and Language Weaver) translation service providers

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Text Translation

  • Instant translation of words or phrases from English to one of the 17 supported languages, and vice versa
  • Use any mobile device to translate words or phrases on-the-go


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    Document Translation

    • Translate Microsoft Office documents (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), Portable Document Format (PDF), and text documents from English to one of the 17 supported languages, and vice versa
    • View a history of all original and translated documents 
    • Share original and translated documents with any APAN user

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