Tuesday, 28 February 2012

Programs to Convert scanned images to Text / Word Documents

When you scan any Document page, it cannot be edited because you get Image file as output. Now, for making changes in it for further use- It has to be re-typed , to avoid and reduce your effort of doing the same typing work again, here are some open source freeware application which can convert scanned document images to editable text documents (more probably DOC or MS Word file) These softwares are better called as OCR (optical character recognition softwares). This technique is more useful office work which can save time and for other important documents like Project reports, Certificates, etc. where you can get same format of design and fonts used.

1. Free OCR