Rewrite Technical Manual

Budget $30 - $5000 USD
Bids 16
Average Bid $737

We would like some help to rewrite all our maunals (some 300+ pages). Currently it is written with Microsoft HtmlHelp, but it will be re-written in MS Word. The manuals are for product which is a web-based collaboration software.

The person should have experience writing technical manuals and should be able to understand and go through our software to make sure that the software changes are reflected in the manual.

The starting point could be cut and paste from the existing manual but it may need some extensive rewrite of some parts.

Note: Please provide relevant samples with your bid.? Please provide an hourly bid or the bid to do all 300 pages.

*** Bids without samples of the past work will not be considered ***

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  • aryabasu Profile Picture


    United States

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    United Kingdom

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    United Kingdom

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    United Kingdom

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    Longueuil,  Canada

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    United States

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