https://www.duolingo.com/profile/flashnomad

Uploading document to Immersion

I'm trying to upload a document for translation. In order to provide a web address for the text, I put it on Google Drive and also on Dropbox and put in that link. But, the Text for translation doesn't show up. What should I do?

April 12, 2014

4 Comments


https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Luscinda

I know nothing of Google Drive but it sounds to me as though you may be trying to import it from somewhere that is protected, so the Duolingo site cannot access it. You would have to be logged in to get at it on Dropbox, wouldn't you?

April 12, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/StephenDaedelus

I must confess I've never uploaded anything ... but by 'web address' I think you mean a URL and something beginning with http://ecc.com where the original text can be found. You can certainly upload from your Dropbox directory, and you can share that with others, but you can't assign this a URL unless you are running a web server on your computer.

April 12, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/Usagiboy7

If you have a Tumblr, you might try posting the document's text there and then snagging the url and submitting it to Immersion. I haven't tried it yet, but, it's worth a try. :)

April 13, 2014

https://www.duolingo.com/profile/kristinemc

You need to provide a web link :)

April 14, 2014
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