If you scan a piece of text onto your computer can you then go in and amend it?

Answer Nearly all personal scanners can scan as images only. As such you need a converter such as NUANCE's OMNIPAGE, Version 16 or so is the latest. It has been around for 15+ years, is considered top not... Read More »

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What software do I need to scan text into my computer?

If you have a digital camera you can use it as a copier/scanner.You made need to check how to use your camera in Macro mode etc and with a bit of trial and error you should get a good readable pict... Read More »

Is there a way to scan a printed page into the computer and then copy and paste the text?

The only way to recognize a text is to use an OCR program which will convert your image back to text. If you want to copy/paste a scanned text, that can be done and it can still be re-converted bac... Read More »

I have 3 pages of text that I wish to scan and put on my computer as word documents(not jpegs). Can I do this?

When attempting to scan to a computer using the scan to function on the front panel, a No Scan Options?

Have you tried uninstalling your scanner and then installing again? Try this and see if it helps if not call or go to a nearby electronic store (Best Buy, CirCuit City) and ask them why is your sca... Read More »