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ABBYY FineReader Tutorial
A guide to using ABBYY FineReader for text extraction from documents using OCR (Optical Character Recognition).
ABBYY FineReader is an OCR (optical character recognition) software that allows for the conversion of images of text documents and tables into editable, machine-readable text formats. With ABBYY one is also able to convert image files and non-searchable PDFs into popular office formats such as .docx, .pptx, and searchable PDFs. The program allows for the recognition of nearly one hundred languages, and it can work with multilingual documents.
The goals of this guide are to learn how to:
Provide documents suitable for working with ABBYY FineReader
Program ABBYY FineReader to detect and reproduce simple and complex documents.
Train the program to recognize characters and create a user pattern for a more thorough output.
Check and edit the text output.
Export the results into the user’s desired format (.txt, .html, .docx, .pdf, .csv, etc.)