You may have noticed something new about the Hey, Scripting Guy! Blog today (very top of the page):

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If you would prefer to read this blog in another language, you can now do that--on demand! Available languages are:

  • Arabic
  • Chinese Simplified
  • Chinese Traditional
  • Czech
  • Danish
  • Dutch
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Greek
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Polish
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Swedish
  • Thai

Just choose the version of "Translate this page" from the drop-down list that is in the language in which you want to read a Hey, Scripting Guy! post, and within 15-30 seconds the content will be translated. The longer the content, the longer the translator will take to translate it.

If it seems the translator "isn't working," be sure to look at the green progress bar to see how much has already been translated:

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We will be working on this feature in the coming weeks. If you have feedback for us about it, please send e-mail to scripter@microsoft.com.

Ed Wilson and Craig Liebendorfer, Scripting Guys