Mobile menu

what does "No MLVs" mean?
Thread poster: Anne Woodall
Anne Woodall
Local time: 18:42
Italian to English
+ ...
Mar 1, 2008

Should I know this? It was in a job announcement, under requirements.

Direct link Reply with quote
 

Natalie  Identity Verified
Poland
Local time: 18:42
Member (2002)
English to Russian
+ ...

MODERATOR
Hi Anne Mar 1, 2008

I also have no idea what does it mean. I contacted the outsourcer for a clarification.

In the future, when you notice something wrong/strange/inappropriate in a job posting, please scroll down to the bottom of the page and click the link "Contact jobs moderators if there is a problem with this job posting" (please contact only one jobs moderator at a time). This way is much more efficient for correcting anything than posting in the forums.

Have a great weekend,
Natalia
ProZ.com jobs moderator



[Edited at 2008-03-01 10:27]


Direct link Reply with quote
 

Ralf Lemster  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 18:42
English to German
+ ...
MLV = multi-language vendor Mar 1, 2008

Not sure, obviously, but given the context, this might well be it...

Best, Ralf


Direct link Reply with quote
 
Anne Woodall
Local time: 18:42
Italian to English
+ ...
TOPIC STARTER
ok, note taken Mar 1, 2008

ok. I thought it might be a common term that everybody knew but me...

Direct link Reply with quote
 
Margreet Logmans  Identity Verified
Netherlands
Local time: 18:42
English to Dutch
+ ...
Yep Mar 1, 2008

Yep, Multi Language Vendor.

In other words, they don't want agencies to respond, just one translator per language pair. Haven't seen the job you refer to, though.

Bert Esselink, for one, uses the term in his book on localisation.


Direct link Reply with quote
 


To report site rules violations or get help, contact a site moderator:


You can also contact site staff by submitting a support request »

what does "No MLVs" mean?

Advanced search






LSP.expert
You’re a freelance translator? LSP.expert helps you manage your daily translation jobs. It’s easy, fast and secure.

How about you start tracking translation jobs and sending invoices in minutes? You can also manage your clients and generate reports about your business activities. So you always keep a clear view on your planning, AND you get a free 30 day trial period!

More info »
SDL MultiTerm 2017
Guarantee a unified, consistent and high-quality translation with terminology software by the industry leaders.

SDL MultiTerm 2017 allows translators to create one central location to store and manage multilingual terminology, and with SDL MultiTerm Extract 2017 you can automatically create term lists from your existing documentation to save time.

More info »



All of ProZ.com
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs