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How To Keep up with the FineReader updates easily

iStock_000083851483_300x200Most modern software can update itself and FineReader 12 is no exception. With the latest updates installed you get better performance and new, useful capabilities, and any bugs are fixed; all in all, a better user experience. But your convenience and confidence is the priority, so you can set the auto update feature in the product to operate in the way that best suits you. It is really easy – just follow the simple recommendations… Read more



Cool tricks to operate FineReader like a real pro

iStock_000036502122_300x200Working with FineReader is fast and straightforward. It usually does almost everything itself; the user just makes couple of clicks on the big, “main” buttons in the software. However, sometimes adjustments need to be made to get a better quality result, or an unusual task needs resolving. This requires going deeper into using the program’s powerful settings and tools. Here are several interface tips for you, which may become handy and help make your work easier and faster… Read more



Marissa Warthman: “My husband needs to have a digital copy of every document in his library, and each copy needs to be as close as possible to the original”

Marissa_pic_finalWe’re starting to post in our blog a series of stories from our customers, where they share how FineReader can help in everyday work and life.
And here is our first interviewee – Marissa Warthman from UK, who helps her husband organize his paper materials in a home library to use them productively in his teaching and research… Read more



How To Save time by scheduling automatic document processing

fABBYY Hot Folder is a powerful yet easy-to-use tool that comes with the Corporate edition of ABBYY FineReader. It allows to designate local, network, FTP or Outlook folders that Hot Folder will continuously “check” for new files to process. Every time an image of a document or PDF file comes into that folder, it will be automatically processed and saved as a searchable or editable file. All a user needs is to set the task and everything will occur automatically, even when no one is near, even when these are multiple tasks to be run simultaneously, or  even when the tasks are scheduled at different times during the day or even at night.
How to set up Hot Folder? Read more