Re: Localizing Documentation

Subject: Re: Localizing Documentation
From: John Posada <jposada01 -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: Khizran Kaleem <khizran -at- gmail -dot- com>, techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Tue, 27 Mar 2007 07:15:15 -0700 (PDT)

First, calm down.

Second, let then tell you. You tell them what you have and they'll
tell you if they cannot handle it. a majority of translation companies not only handle, but
prefer FM, you'll probably like their answer.

> Hi,
> I am currently working on user manuals using FrameMaker 7.2.
> Now the company wants to sign a contract with a firm who would
> help us localize the contents. I have absolutely no idea in what
> format should I send my docs to them. I understand that if I
> export it to some other format, I would have to put in quite an
> effort to import and do the formatting for the contents all
> over again in FrameMaker. Can anyone please suggest how should
> I go about it?

John Posada
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