Working languages:
English to Norwegian

Egil Presttun
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Førde, Sogn og Fjordane, Norway
Local time: 01:22 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: Norwegian 
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This person is a top KudoZ point holder in English to Norwegian, English to Norwegian (Bokmal), Norwegian to English
Account type Freelancer and outsourcer, Identity Verified Verified site user
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Services Translation, Interpreting, Editing/proofreading, Website localization, Software localization, Subtitling, MT post-editing, Project management
Specializes in:
Computers: SoftwareComputers: Hardware
Computers (general)IT (Information Technology)
Internet, e-CommerceGames / Video Games / Gaming / Casino
Computers: Systems, NetworksElectronics / Elect Eng

English to Norwegian - Rates: 0.12 - 0.18 EUR per word / 35 - 35 EUR per hour
KudoZ activity (PRO) PRO-level points: 1860, Questions answered: 825, Questions asked: 45
Year established 2002
Currencies accepted Euro (eur), Norwegian kroner (nok), U. S. dollars (usd)
Portfolio Sample translations submitted: 2
Experience Years of experience: 18. Registered at Apr 2008. Certified PRO certificate(s) N/A
Credentials N/A
Memberships N/A
Software Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop, Catalyst, Idiom, LocStudio, memoQ, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Multilizer, Microsoft Access Database, Qt Linguist, Subtitle Edit, UltraEdit, SDL TRADOS, SDLX
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About me:
  • Educated programmer.
  • Professional experience as a programmer, editor, translator, proofreader, reviewer, language lead and test examiner.
  • Translated parts of Windows Vista, other software and games for PC and PDA, user manuals for computer hardware products, multimedia devices, electronic devices and much more.
  • Passed tests from the largest and best-known international translation companies that offer translation of computer software and IT documents.
  • Have worked for many world famous end clients, including Microsoft, Google, Intel, Apple, Nintendo, EA Games, Walt Disney, PayPal, Skype, Nokia and LucasArts.
  • Experience translating front and back covers of games, DVDs and magazines. That's when every single word must be carefully chosen.
  • Can handle web pages, source code and databases containing both text to be translated and code that must not be translated.
  • 43 years old and 100% native Norwegian.
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Phone: +47.97400918

My rates (for top quality work):
  • Translation: 0.12 - 0.18 EUR/word (normally 0.13 for games or IT related content)
  • Proofreading: €0.04 per word (normally)
  • Minimum rate: €35 (not negotiable on a single job, but may be €20 in case of many small jobs)
  • Hourly rate: €35
  • Daily output: Translation: 2000 words. Proofreading: 6000 words.

These days I'm creating a new website about the universe.


Keywords: Software, hardware, games, science fiction, electronic devices, humour

Profile last updated
Dec 4, 2019

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