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Edit PDF: How did we manage before when there was no software to deal with PDFs?

At least once in a lifetime, every professional has been faced with a situation when he/she urgently needs to correct a mistake or a typo in a PDF file, be it an advertising brochure, an invitation to a conference, a saved presentation in PDF format or any printed material. You had tons of issues to contend with… Read more



How To Compare documents with FineReader

Imagine that you have received an important document, say, an agreement you need to sign with a partner. First, you need to ensure that the text on the paper is fully consistent with the mutually agreed text in the digital original. What are your options?

A plausible way out is to patiently and carefully compare the two documents line by line. This process can be stressful, time-consuming and emotionally taxing…

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OCR, PDF and FineReader

ABBYY first introduced FineReader in 1993 (more than 20 years ago), with the idea of empowering people to gain access to data locked in paper documents. In those days, paper was ubiquitous, but the information contained in it was not accessible to the user sitting in front of a personal computer or even for the computer.

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ABBYY FineReader 14 Will Help You Level Up in 2017

ABBYY FineReader 14 is here with a bang! Your popular ABBYY FineReader is entering the New Year with new improvements. Thanks to your valuable feedback, we have been able to keep working on making our existing ABBYY FineReader 12 the best OCR experience for our customers. We have added some task-specific enhancements to the new ABBYY FineReader 14 to make your business processes run smoother, smarter, and faster in 2017 and beyond… Read more



What is OCR?

If you are wondering why the business world is going digital, then consider this: every minute, sheets of paper in offices grow into heaps of hard-to-track documents, derailing what could be a profitable and productive business. How can companies extract this business critical information and acquire the ability to store, organize, search and share it whenever needed? That’s where FineReader OCR comes in…