Admin: Set up a project

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To start using Translation Hub, an administrator must create or use an existing Google Cloud project. In either case, the administrator must enable the Cloud Translation API in the project.

The setup process involves the Google Cloud console, which is a web interface that you can use to provision, configure, manage, and monitor resources in Google Cloud. If you haven't used the Google Cloud console before, see the Cloud console page for more information.

Set up a project

A project organizes all your Google Cloud resources. To use Translation Hub, the project must be linked to a billing account. Project usage is charged to the linked billing account.

  1. In the Google Cloud console, on the project selector page, select or create a Google Cloud project.

    Go to project selector

  2. Make sure that billing is enabled for your Cloud project. Learn how to check if billing is enabled on a project.

    For more information about Translation Hub pricing, see the pricing page.

  3. Enable the Cloud Translation API.

    Enable the API

    The Cloud Translation API is required to use Translation Hub.

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