Step up your translation game with DeepL in just 3 steps
- Grab an Auth token from DeepL
- Connect to DeepL
- Start translating
Grab an Auth token from DeepL
Get a DeepL Pro account to have API access. Checkout their different plans, and choose the one that meets your needs. For our purposes, the API access alone is sufficient
Connect to DeepL
The last step is just as easy. Let me guide you through the function’s parameters:
- text: the text you’d like to translate
- [source]: source language, optional parameter
- [target]: language you’d like to translate to, optional parameter and by default set to “en” (i.e. English)
[short]: response from the API, optional parameter and by default set to
TRUE(i.e short) vs
FALSE(i.e. full response).
You can find a list of all their supported languages in their API documention under source_lang or target_lang.
Go ahead and give it a try in you own spreadsheet! It could look like the following