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From Rory O'Farrell <ofarr...@iol.ie>
Subject Re: OCR Program
Date Sat, 17 Aug 2013 20:06:24 GMT
On Sat, 17 Aug 2013 15:16:49 -0400
"Rod Lockwood" <rodlockwood@provide.net> wrote:

> Does anyone have a suggestion/recommendation for an OCR application? I  
> have two huge notebooks I would like to scan in and convert to documents.  
> I realize there will probably be some editing to do afterwards, but it  
> would be better than typing in everything. I used to use TextBridge when I  
> was using Word years ago.
> 
> This is for Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit.
> 

If these are handwritten notes, OCR is of little (read: no) use. You should look for a handwriting
recofnition application. I have used (very briefly) one called MyScript under Windows; it
is very sensitive to the style and regularity of the handwriting.

-- 
Rory O'Farrell <ofarrwrk@iol.ie>

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