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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…

  

Jennifer Dacay: “The quality of captured pieces is not always perfect. FineReader is great at improving scans and pictures and it takes only a few clicks to achieve the desired result.”

womenJennifer Dacay is a math teacher at a public elementary and middle school and regularly prepares class materials for her pupils in PDF format for handouts using different paper-based and digital resources. In the interview Jennifer will reveal the secret of how ABBYY FineReader can help to save time dramatically… Read more



Types of PDFs and why it is important to use OCR to make your PDFs work for you

6470e_Behave_PDFs_1_AllHave you ever encountered PDFs which simply did not want to do what you wanted? For example, not letting you select the text to copy it out? Or when searching the PDF for a word you know exists in the document, did not get any results?
The reason for this is very simple, and with the right tools the problem is easy to solve. Read more