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Scanning and imaging

I'm a strong supporter of paperless offices. I believe that the reduction of paperwork can really be a benefit to everyone.

This page will house some of my notes for taking my home and office paperless.

HP LaserJet 3390
Most important of all, I must get a nice auto document feeder. I decided to give HP's all-in-one network scanner a try. They claim they support TWAIN and WIA, but the drivers to install them in WinXP is a pain. I don't know what to do yet on Vista. Linux is also a project. we'll see. I have this feeling I'm going to be SOL.

Linux actually seems to have a bit of scanner support! SANE
scanimage -L
[sane-devel] "Error during device I/O" with ehternet attached HP LJ 3052

Leptonica - open source site containing software that is broadly useful for image processing and image analysis applications.
ocropus - is a state-of-the-art document analysis and OCR system, featuring pluggable layout analysis, pluggable character recognition, statistical natural language modeling, and multi-lingual capabilities.

OCR - Optical Character Recognition

tesseract-ocr - An OCR Engine that was developed at HP Labs between 1985 and 1995... and now at Google.
GOCR - GOCR is an OCR (Optical Character Recognition) program, developed under the GNU Public License.
Screengrab --> OCR -- text, GUI for options/results - Page 3 - Scripts - AutoHotkey Community
AHKs/ShowOCRUnderMouse.ahk at master · camerb/AHKs · GitHub
Created: 2007-06-30 14:17:27 Modified: 2013-01-05 20:09:15
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