How do i scan a document and then be able to edit the text?

Answer Most answers here are off. Scan the document and SAVE it as a jpeg hi-res.Now you can download FreeOCR, install it. Open your scan documents in it and click on OCR. It will change it to text that c... Read More »

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What software do i need to be able to scan a document and then be able to edit it on my monitor?

If you have a scanner put it in and use the software that came with it! A scanner produces a picture and it wont be editable for starts! You would need OCR or word recognition software.

Will I be able to scan a paper on to my computer and then edit it?

If its hand written then you will have problems but if it has been typed or printed off of a computer then you should be able to use something called Omni Character Recognition (OCR) which will tra... Read More »

Is there a way I can scan a document then edit it using word ?

As has already been said, you need to scan your document using OCR (Optical Character Recognition) software.Here's a link to one of the very few free ones. It's called SimpleOCR v3.1, and it can s... Read More »

When you scan a ducument it became a jpeg file How do you edit now the text in the scanned document?

Not really possible how you envision it. A jpeg is an image file, and the letters you see are not "letters" as a computer interprets it. You can always use paint to "white-out" the existing text ... Read More »