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Translation of two similar software user manuals
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Dear Sir or Madam,

two of our software manuals have to be translated from German to English.
These manuals contain approximately 25 Tsd. words or 200 hundred pages in total. A lot of the text content is rather similar.
Please find a short extract from the manual enclosed.
I am looking forward to receiving this extract translated as a work sample from you.

Best regards,
Manuel Kolrep

Test sample to be translated into English:
"Geben Sie bitte anschließend im Feld Servername den Namen des Computers an, auf dem die SQL-Datenbank läuft. Bei einem Server können Sie alternativ auch die IP-Adresse angeben. Wenn Sie den Desktop SQL-Server nutzen geben Sie bitte den Namen Ihres Computers an.

Eine weitere wichtige Information ist die Art der Authentifizierung. Ein SQL-Server sichert seine Daten gegen Mißbrauch ab, in dem er nur Zugriff gewährt, wenn sich ein gültiger Benutzer anmeldet.
Es gibt zwei Arten der Authentifizierung:
1. Authentifizierung über das Windows ...

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