In order to scan to text or pdf, we need to install OCR.
Please follow the below steps to install OCR.
Please open the link and click on download only.
Once we click on download only, we will get an option to save.
Please save it on the desktop and then run.http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/genericSoftwareDownloadIndex?softwareitem=oj-72836-2&cc=us&lc=en&dlc=en
.You will get an eror message that says "This update does not support any of the HP device drivers that you have on your PC. You do not need this software update
Please do not close that window.
Now, please open the temp folder by performing the steps given below.
: Press and hold the windows icon button ( between the ctrl and alt buttons on the keyboard ) and then press the R button.
: Run window opens up.
Type %temp% in the box and press enter.
I would request you to perform the steps to open the run window and type %temp% in the box and press enter.
The temp folder opens up, once that is done.
Please open all the 7z folders and locate the OCR_webpack folder
: Plaese copy the same folder ocr_web_pack and paste it on the desktop.
Close all the windows.
Please click on OK or cancel the error message.
Now, open the OCR_web_pack folder that you have pasted on the desktop.
Double click on the .exe file found in the OCR_web_pack folder.
This should start installting the OCR software in the computer.
You will get the options, Help (folder), Licensing(folder), Setup(folder), Autorun, hpqbpl1.dat, hpzsetup, setup.
: Open the setup folder.
: You would find the OCR setup.exe file, or set up foler or set up file, double click on the same to start installing the same.
Once the installation is complete, we will be able to scan to text.