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New translation: Direct access to translate a specific section
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As part of the "new translation" entry point (T241590) from the Translation Dashboard, users can start a translation of a section for an article of their choice. This ticket focuses on the case where such selection is done though the url or an external tool.

Users can access directly the translation of a specific section through the URL (directly, through an external tool, bookmarks, etc.). When doing so, a special version of the confirmation step is shown which includes the selected section:

More details in the parent task: T241590: Section Translation: "New translation" entry point

Event Timeline

Pginer-WMF triaged this task as Medium priority.Sep 3 2020, 8:29 AM
Pginer-WMF moved this task from Backlog to Entry points on the SectionTranslation board.

Change 632456 had a related patch set uploaded (by Santhosh; owner: Santhosh):
[mediawiki/extensions/ContentTranslation@master] Section translation: Direct access to section selector

Change 632456 merged by jenkins-bot:
[mediawiki/extensions/ContentTranslation@master] Section translation: Direct access to section selector

Direct access through URL to a specific article has been implemented, but no support for specific section inside an article yet.

Change 651194 had a related patch set uploaded (by Nik Gkountas; owner: Nik Gkountas):
[mediawiki/extensions/ContentTranslation@master] SX Entry points: Add direct access to prefilled section entry point