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    Free Text Scanning Software

    Hi,

    Im looking for something free like omnipage????

    need to quickly scan some paper copies as i dont have time to type them all up!

    dont you just love getting things last minute!

    Regards

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    you are a life saving!!! nearly had to do some work then :P

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    FreeOCR - Free FreeOCR Download

    Free Online OCR - Free online OCR

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    you know when you really want to get something done quick, and everything doesnt go your way? well im having that kind of day, cant find the driver for the scanner now! Canoscan lide 20!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by stevenwba View Post
    need to quickly scan some paper copies as i dont have time to type them all up!
    Not in any way free, but: until the other week, I didn't know Adobe Acrobat did OCR. If you have a whole-school license for it (as many schools do as part of CS3 / CS4), you can use that.

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