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OCR produces unreadable text

Dear Madam, Sir,

Scanning in 'OCR to MSWord' mode or 'OCR to Textedit' produces an editable, but unreadable text.

What can be wrong? Please help,

Paul Braat

My configuration: MacIntosh Power PC G4, Dual 500Mhz. MacOSX 10.4.11


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SOURCE: error message while scanning an OCR

If you're using a Mac, this link may help:

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/Document.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&taskId=110&prodSeriesId=295848&prodTypeId=18972&prodSeriesId=295848&objectID=c00023522

It discusses the error message and briefly suggests a fix.

Posted on Aug 18, 2008

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SOURCE: Can't scan from HP Photosmart C7280 to my Mac Computer

The best way to scan documents from the scanner to your computer is to use HP Photosmart Essential. If you don`t already have it installed it can be downloaded from the HP site. Once in the program it is very simple to follow. It is basically a point and click operation.

Let me know how you make out and we can do other things if this doesn`t work for you.

Please remember to rate me.

Posted on Feb 02, 2009

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