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EpsonCX3900 NOT SCANNING TEXT AND SAVING AS TEXT IN Vista

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I am trying to scan a page of text and save it as text but all I can save as is either PDF or an image. I just wish to save the text to convert to HTML for a webpage without having to type the lot out.Any one know whats wrong?

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  • fremo Jan 31, 2008

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  • fremo Feb 27, 2008

    Ended up buying a copy of omnipage. Trouble was my first ever printer I think it was an hp 610 converted to text with its own ocr and just presumed evry other scanner did as well, hence my confusion. Thanks to those that replied.

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Hi,

There is absolutely nothing wrong with either your system or the scanner device, its just quite normal the scanned document are often saved in PDF or a image file formats, All you need is a text converter software (OCR) through which you can convert the scanned image or PDF file to text document and the best part is that you can even edit the text of the scanned document and make changes if you would like to as well. Here is the link for the text converter software download.

http://www.charactell.com/scanstore/InstSocr.exe

Click on the link to download and install the software that you require.
Alternatively you can also copy and paste the link in your web b browser address bar and hit the enter key to start downloading wizard.

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Malik Khan

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