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How do you scan a book into editable text file?

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Have you encoutered such situation before: you want to scan a paper book into digital text file with editable functionality, how to easy accomplish your requirement?


To scan a book into editable text, use A-PDF OCR (free download here).

Follow the steps below:

  1. Scan File: click "File->Scan->Select scanner and scan", then scanned file will be listed as thumbnails;
  2. OCR: choose "Language" and then click "OCR all Pages";
  3. Save: click "OCR and Save" to output ocr text (you can edit the OCR Text manually before saving).


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