high there folks. does anybody know of a free ocr programe.i run xp sp2, epson scanner with twain. ihave word as one of the options but when opening it all i get is a page of uter gobblygook, ithought i should be able to edit and alter text on pages put into ocr . have i missed something again?
You haven't said what OCR prog. you're using. I use ABBYY FineReader 5 Sprint which came with my Epson scanner. It works fine, is very accurate & I am able to edit & alter text once it has been put into Word, exactly as if I had typed it myself.