[FoRK] Strange request

Bill Humphries bill at whump.com
Tue Feb 8 16:13:21 PST 2005


On Feb 8, 2005, at 4:01 PM, James Walker wrote:

> They are contract docs, and I really don't want one of the girls having
> to type out 200 pages of text.  Is there anything online that could
> convert these PDF files or a program I could "rip" the text out of 
> them.

IRIS has a product for this.

http://www.irisusa.com/products/readiris/pc/index.html

The IRIS guys have been doing text recognition for awhile, they are 
good. I use their buisness card scanner. I have the Mac version of this 
program as well, but haven't tried using it for PDF slurping.

-- whump



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