To use DeepL as the machine translation service with Easy Confluence Translator, ensure that your Confluence server can open connection to https://api.deepl.com and https://api-free.deepl.com. You may have to adjust proxy and firewall settings to allow those requests to pass through.

Setting up DeepL

To use DeepL as a machine translation service, you will require a DeepL API plan. Refer to DeepL API plan for further details. Both “DeepL API Free” and “DeepL API Pro” are supported.

There are DeepL plans which don’t provide access to the DeepL API. Ensure to choose a plan which includes DeepL API access.

Once you have set up your subscription, insert your API key into the field in the settings, and choose the languages you wish to be enabled.

To check your setup is correct, hit save and then click on the Show Usage button. You will see an information flag appear showing the number of characters used up during this billing period.