How To Translate Google Slides

Google Slides is a versatile tool that allows professionals, educators, and students alike to create compelling presentations. One of the less-known but incredibly useful features of Google Slides is its ability to translate slides into different languages. Whether you’re working with international teams, reaching out to a global audience, or just learning a new language, this feature can be a game-changer. This blog post will walk you through the process of translating Google Slides.

Step 1: Open Your Google Slides Presentation

The first thing you need to do is open up the Google Slides presentation you want to translate. You can do this by navigating to the Google Slides website and selecting the presentation from your drive.

Step 2: Navigate to the Tools Menu

Once your presentation is open, look for the Tools option in the top menu bar. Click on it to open a dropdown menu.

Step 3: Select ‘Translate document’

In the dropdown menu, you should see an option labeled ‘Translate document’. Click on this option.

Step 4: Choose Your Desired Language

A pop-up window should appear with a dropdown menu labeled ‘Choose a language’. Click on this dropdown and scroll until you find the language you want to translate your slides into. Once you have selected your language, click on the ‘Translate’ button at the bottom of the pop-up window.

Step 5: Review Your Translated Slides

Your slides should now be translated into your chosen language. Make sure to review the translated slides to ensure the translation is accurate. Remember, as good as Google’s translation service is, it’s not perfect. So, it’s always worthwhile to double-check the translation if you can.


Translating your Google Slides presentations is a great way to make your work more accessible to a global audience. It’s quick, easy, and requires no additional software. So why not give it a try? You never know when it might come in handy!

Stay tuned for more tips and tricks on making the most of Google’s suite of productivity tools!