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[These pages concern interesting correspondence between our translators and project managers at KENAX, mostly concerning the famous Jade Dynasty translation project.]

One more thing. I sent yesterday files order to D, but she hadn’t got back to me yet. Do you have an idea if she is interested to work? She had 5 files assigned, but now I had reassigned 3, because I can’t wait. ———————- You are assigned 2 more German files: JD_100201_Localize_7b JD_100201_Localize_7c Please […]

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You are training and working together, so don’t forget to record your hours and try to spend less then 1h per file. Don’t worry, I don’t have a nasty habit of calling people in the middle of the night 🙂 Do you think you will have time to make today two more? They are all […]

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assignment has been received. I ll start them immediately ” No comparing proofreading to unproofread for them, right? ” D You are assigned French files JD_100201_Localize_10c JD_100201_Localize_10d Located on the Proofread->French folder. Please watch for French punctuation (space before !?:;), number format (NOT 2,500, but 2 500 or 2500) etc. I am working late today, […]

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PS: Please confirm receipt. ———————- You are assigned a file (German): JD_100201_Localize_11d Go to http://translationstop.com/files_PM/ or connect to FTP server. Download the file 11_German_ab.d.e.rar. As you have the files, please – first thing you do – rename the PROOFREAD file, adding German_ before the file name. Do not change ANYTHING in English. Except of the […]

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As was clearly stated in the ad, this job pays 3$ per hour. Please let me know if this is interesting for you. ———————- I have a payment question. There will have been 2 weeks on Saturday I am working. If I am correct, told me that you can do transaction to the account in […]

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Well, since spellchecking usually takes about 15min for file, and 40 mins for the absolutely worst file, we usually speak about a reasonable hourly rate, and not per-word payment. ———————- Don’t worry. Ukraine has no light? That’s very unpleasant. Since here is already getting late and I do have files for sending to Karel today, […]

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I had sent you 3 files for spellchecking 3 days ago. Please let me know when can I have them back. We need files checked ASAP, and if you are busy, please inform me so that I could assign them to another translator. ———————- I’m truely sorry about this. I thought I could handle the […]

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Got your files. Please tell me, how much time does it take you to make a file? ———————- I will have some time tonight, yes. 🙂 ———————- It depends on a file and quantity of line. If there is no many issues and moderate speed, something to check with internet and translator, them 1-1andhalf hour, […]

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Now I do understand, It’s just because previous work was without this step. Now I totally got it. The many changes/no changes table must be in separate file? And sent it to you with my vetting issues table? ———————- Please do me a favor – sign your messages with your name. I’m getting them to […]

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I received your file. 2 very important things before I check it: 1. 5 hours is WAY too much! Normally vetting a file takes about 30 minutes. Difficult file – 45 min. Vetting fist file with reading instructions takes 1.5, maximum 2 hours, but 5 hours is an absolute exaggeration. 2. I expect to receive […]

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