Instantly translate web pages in Mozilla Firefox

When you encounter a web page not in a language you understand, you run off to Google Translate service or Yahoo Babelfish service for translation. But now you can translate a web page, selected text or a single word instantly using the Babelfish add-on in Mozilla Firefox. Here is how :

  1. Visit in your Firefox browser.
  2. Click on the green Add to Firefox button to install the Babelfish add-on

  3. Restart Firefox to complete the installation of the add on.
  4. Once you have installed the Babelfish add-on, you are ready to use it. First of all you have to select a source and a destination language – to be translated from and to. To do so click on the Bablefish icon in the Firefox toolbar or the bottom-right corner. First select the source language and then select the destination language.

  5. If you want to translate the whole web page then right click on the web page and select Translate Page.

  6. If you want to translate just a single word, then simply double click on it. You would see the translation in a popup as shown,

  7. If you want to translate a selection, then select the text, hold the Alt key on your keyboard and click on the selected text.