Is there are way to convert text on paper, like pages of a book, into editable text without typing?

Answer What CJ said. You just need to use the OCR (Optical Character Recognition) software that probably came with your scanner (or a friend's if you haven't got one) and save the resulting scan as an ed... Read More »

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How to Convert Scans Into Editable Text with an HP Scanjet?

Scanners are very useful peripherals that allow users to create digital copies of physical documents. In regular use, scanners essentially take a picture of whatever is placed on their scanning sur... Read More »

How to translate picture with foreign text in Word into editable/ translatable text?

Please try Japanese OCR., clip the image so that only a single sentence you'd like to translate is included without border, background-image, nor any noises, sa... Read More »

How do I convert a scanned Word document into editable text?

Converting Scanned DocumentsClick on "Start," then click "All Programs," "Microsoft Office," "Microsoft Office Tools" and "Microsoft Office Document Imaging." This program is automatically installe... Read More »

How do I scan pages of a book into a PDF with SELECTABLE text?

You will need a separate program like FreeOCR to read the scans and automatically convert them to Ms-Word so yo can edit, change, add and re-save.Basically, any good scanner like HP G4010 . You can... Read More »