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

Answer 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 »
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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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Scan Document to edit in Word?

Windows 7 should come with the Windows Photo Gallery application which you can use to scan the document from whatever hardware device you are using and save as a pdf. There are free online converte... 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 can I scan and edit a document ?

Hi thereGo to this link and download FREEocr. Once you scan your documents in , save as jpeg. The FREEocr will load them and automatically convert them to Microsoft word. Don't forget that you will... Read More »
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