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Re: OCR software
  • From: "T. Ribbrock" <admin_slox-e@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 6 Feb 2006 14:29:13 +0100
  • Message-id: <20060206132912.GA22197@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Wed, Feb 01, 2006 at 03:58:38PM -0500, Ken Schneider wrote:
> Anyone know of any OCR software that -actually- works? I've tried gocr
> and ocrad and neither one produces -any- readable output.

I've had fairly good results with claraocr. It's not the most stable of
all programs (so save often), but as it is a learning OCR, results do get
better and better the more you teach it. Development seems to have
stalled, though. You can find it at http://www.geocities.com/claraocr/

Cheerio,

Thomas


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