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 Can I edit a scanned document?

Answer If you were sent a scanned image file is it a jaypeg? Images can't be edited in text editors. There's no text info in the image.But some Optical Character Recognition programs will let you import a... Read More »
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I cannot edit a scanned word or excel document, I can only cut, copy, paste. Is there a way to edit scan docs?

When a document is scanned into a computer, it does not come in as "text" (meaning words and numbers). It is scanned in as a picture. So there is no way to edit a normally scanned document.But ch... Read More »
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Well i have scanned a document using a scanner,how can i make it editable i.e a word document which i can edit?

Pretty simple, you need an OCR application. It will convert the image into text file. Download from here: http://www.freeocr.co.uk/freeocr25.zip
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How to Edit a Scanned Document?

It's sometimes necessary to edit a scanned document for which you have a physical copy but not a computer file. In these cases, you have to create a computer file from scratch; but if you don't typ... Read More »
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How can i edit my scanned document?

Your scanner is really just a camera and it takes a "picture" of whatever you place on it. You can edit the graphic elements with programmes like Photoshop or Gimp. If you want to access the text i... Read More »
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