Wednesday, March 14, 2007

SimpleOCR: Free Optical Character Recognition

You can convert any scanned document into an editable text
which is campatible with MS Word or Wordperfect.
To quote the website "Not only is SimpleOCR up to 99% accurate, it is 100% free."
You can download it here

The steps involved in converting a paper doc to editable text is
1.Take the photo of document with camera/cellphone.
2.Send it to qipit to obtian a pdf.
3.Make an editable text from the the above pdf with SimpleOCR.

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