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How to prevent content from being translated

This article explains how to prevent content from being translated by Instant Translation.

Overview

Preventing content from being processed by Instant Translation is needed to preserve specific wording or prevent brand names from being changed. To prevent content to be processed by Instant Translation, add the translate="no" attribute to the surrounding HTML element.

Inline Element

The following HTML fragment shows how to prevent a word in a sentence from being translated.

<p>
    This sentence will be translated, but this <span translate="no">word</span> will not be translated.
</p>

Block Element

The following HTML fragment shows how to prevent a paragraph from being translated.

<p translate="no">
    This content is not translated by Instant Translation.
</p>

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