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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

 

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