Mobile menu

formatting for transcription
Thread poster: Marcia Neff

Marcia Neff  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 12:16
German to English
Jun 26, 2008

I want to know what basic rules are used when translating from audio (transcription). Like should I write "I" for the interviewer when she speaks or "Interviewer"? How do I write "end/beginning of recording" or what if they mumble? It is an interview with 3 speakers. Do I write Speaker 1, 2, 3? Do I make a title at the top of the page (I was thinking of writing the name of the MP3 file, there are 8).

Thanks in advance.


Direct link Reply with quote
 

LP Schumacher  Identity Verified
Germany
Local time: 19:16
Member
German to English
Tips Jun 26, 2008

I have sent some information directly to your e-mail address. I hope it helps you get going in the right direction.

Direct link Reply with quote
 

Marcia Neff  Identity Verified
United States
Local time: 12:16
German to English
TOPIC STARTER
Merci! Jun 27, 2008

Leisl,
viele vielen Dank! Manchmal denke ich mit der Hilfle von ProZ Mitglieder braucht man kein teure Onlinekurse (habe mir NYU ueberlegt).
An welche Emailadresse hast du es geschickt?
Ich habe 2.
Danke nochmals und gruesse,
Marcia Neff


Direct link Reply with quote
 


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

Moderator(s) of this forum
Maria Castro[Call to this topic]

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

formatting for transcription

Advanced search


Translation news





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 »
Protemos translation business management system
Create your account in minutes, and start working! 3-month trial for agencies, and free for freelancers!

The system lets you keep client/vendor database, with contacts and rates, manage projects and assign jobs to vendors, issue invoices, track payments, store and manage project files, generate business reports on turnover profit per client/manager etc.

More info »



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