Who can help me edit a scanned document?

Answer It depends if you scanned it as a image (photo) or a pdf format. If you scanned it as image, you can use any image editing program like Photoshop or GIMP. As a .pdf, make sure that the characters... 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 »

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:

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 »

Can you edit a scanned document?

Yes, you can edit a scanned document, but first you must convert the scanned images to text. You can use Microsoft Word's Microsoft Office Document Imaging feature or a free optical-character-recog... Read More »