How to Scan to Word?
Free OCR to Word makes it simple to scan an image and convert the scanned image to word so that you can modify your data accordingly. For instance, you have a scan book and want to edit some parts of the book; you can't do the job in image file. To solve this problem, you can try Free OCR to Word which is based on optical character recognition technology and it is devised to read the contents from the scanned images and convert them to Word.
Launch Free OCR to Word and click
"Scan..." to choose a scanner connected to
your computer and activate the scanner program of your system.
You may click "Preview" to see the file
to be scanned. Then click "Scan" to perform
Several seconds later, the image is scanned to the image
window. Click "Fit Image", "Fit Width", "Enlarge"
and "Reduce" to adjust the image to the right
size. If needed, click "Rotate ACW" or
"Rotate CW" to correct it to the up-right position.
Drag your mouse to select the part of the image which contains the text you want to extract. If you want to extract all text, just
zoom in as much as possible.
Click "OCR" to extract
the text from the selection. The extracted text will display
in the text window in several seconds. Click the text
window and you can find some documents tools on the
top. "Clear Text Window" is to delete all of
the text and there is "Remove Line Breaks"
button for easier editing. You can also click "Copy
all Texts to Clipboard" to copy text in order to place
it into the application of your choice.
Click "Export Text into Microsoft
Word" to output the extracted text in Word, then you
can save it as Word document. (To save the extracted text as
*.txt, click "Save Text".)
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