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[Full] The best software to convert scanned documents, PDFs and photos into text
[Full] The best software to convert scanned documents, PDFs and photos into text
10-15-2013 - 08:29 PM


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The answer is OCR software called Abbyy FineReader 11 Professional Edition. Abbyy FineReader 11 can recognize text in scanned documents with up to 99.8% recognition accuracy.
ABBYY FineReader 11 supports 189 recognition languages in all combinations with new support for Arabic, Vietnamese and Turkmen (Latin). It is the most languages supported OCR than in any other OCR.
ABBYY FineReader 11 has a wide range of inputting and saving formats. Results can be sent directly to MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe Acrobat, Corel WordPerfect and OpenOffice.org Writer

I. Supported File Formats
Input formats: BMP, PCX, DCX, JPEG, JPEG 2000, JBIG2, PNG, TIFF, PDF, XPS, DjVu, GIF, WDP
Document saving formats: DOC, DOCX, XLS, XLSX, PPTX, RTF, PDF, PDF/A, HTML, CSV, TXT, ODT, DjVu, EPUB, FB2
Image saving formats: BMP, TIFF, PCX, DCX, JPEG, JPEG 2000, JBIG2, PNG
ABBYY FineReader 11 is compatible with Windows® 8 / 7 / Vista® / XP. Both 32 and 64 bit systems are supported.

II. Installation – ABBYY FineReader 11 build Part# 975.20

1. Download the file ABBYY FineReader 11 - Support.7z here then right click and extract to folder ABBYY FineReader 11 - Support. If you do not install 7-Zip then go to 7-Zip website to download and install it.
2. Download two files (ABBYY FineReader 11.7z.001 and ABBYY FineReader 11.7z.002) and put them into a same folder then extract to a folder.
3. Run the file Setup.exe. It takes several minutes to finish.
4. Run the application for the 1st time.
5. Click on Exit
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6. Go to folder ABBYY FineReader 11 – Support
7. Right click on Lic_Ser.bat > select Run as administrator
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8. A cmd window will appear, please wait a sec until it say like the image below. Now press any key to exit.

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9. Turn back to folder ABBYY FineReader 11 – Support
10. Copy the file “Awl.dll” and paste it into the installation folder (C:\Program Files\ABBYY FineReader 11) (overwritten if it requires)
11. Now re-open the application and discover it by yourself.

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(This post was last modified: 10-15-2013 09:26 PM by coolboy.)

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