ocr question.

  tnelis 16:12 05 Dec 2009

I am looking for a free OCR program please.

I have approx 1000 jpegs, a4 pages of text to be ocr'ed.

I have tried a few free progs, but they all conk out after a dozen pages...I've tried TopOCR, SimpleOCR...got any further suggestions please?

  Sea Urchin 16:34 05 Dec 2009

Have you tried Free OCR?

click here

  Woolwell 16:38 05 Dec 2009

IMO with OCR you get what you pay for regarding accuracy and features. I have used Abby and now OmniPage 17. You may be able to find free copies of old versions. Scanners usually come with OCR software.

  Sea Urchin 16:39 05 Dec 2009

If you have Microsoft Office then there is of course an OCR facility in the Office Tools:

click here

  tnelis 12:49 07 Dec 2009

Thanks to you all...sd now.

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