[blindLaw] Batch OCR
tai.tomasi8 at gmail.com
Wed Apr 21 16:11:05 UTC 2021
Abbyy FineReader can do this.
Tai Tomasi, J.D., M.P.A.
Email: tai.tomasi8 at gmail.com
Sent from my iPhone. Please excuse my brevity and any grammatical errors.
> On Apr 21, 2021, at 11:04 AM, Singh, Nandini via BlindLaw <blindlaw at nfbnet.org> wrote:
> I use OmniPage for this. It is pretty good, not perfect, but nothing is.
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> Subject: [blindLaw] Batch OCR
> Hello everyone,
> I believe I've asked this question before, but it's been a while, and maybe someone has new information.
> I'm looking for an application that can OCR all of the PDFs in a given folder with little input from me. Ideally, it would integrate with Windows so that I could just click on the folder, process all the PDFs, and come back to a bunch of Word files later. Has anyone had good experiences with such an app? What about accessibility? Are there any apps that you've found to be particularly accessible (or inaccessible)?
> Most of the PDFs I have to deal with don't include handwriting. It's just that I can sometimes have quite a lot of them to deal with at once (such as when reviewing the contents of a virtual data room in an M&A transaction).
> Thanks for any input.
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