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Re: [libreoffice-users] How to edit words and phrases in a pdf



I have used OCRAD to scanacontract to text for writer but Tesseract seems to get better results.
I found that PDFs produced from MSO I cannot edit, some I can't even print properly. Must be the format they are produced in. Interesting articles http://blog.konradvoelkel.de/2010/01/linux-ocr-and-pdf-problem-solved/ http://www.splitbrain.org/blog/2010-06/15-linux_ocr_software_comparison
Steve

On 13/04/12 4:11 AM, Tom Davies wrote:
Hi :)
Thanks :) Is there an OpenSource OCR that works with LibreOffice?
Regards from
Tom :)

--- On Thu, 12/4/12, Marc Grober<marc@interak.com> wrote:

From: Marc Grober<marc@interak.com>
Subject: Re: [libreoffice-users] How to edit words and phrases in a pdf
To: users@global.libreoffice.org
Date: Thursday, 12 April, 2012, 17:09

If I open a pdf that contains encoded text I can edit the pdf text in
LO, but a pdf may not have text encoded in it, in which case you would
have to do OCR etc.


On 4/12/12 7:38 AM, jomali wrote:
On Thu, Apr 12, 2012 at 8:43 AM, Tom Davies<tomdavies04@yahoo.co.uk> wrote:

Hi :)
Normally when i open a pdf document in LibreOffice each line of text seems
to be contained in it's own text-box which i can then move around or
perhaps delete but i can't seem to edit the words inside the line, eg to
correct typos.

Is it possible to edit pdfs in the same way that we can edit Odts? Do i
need to add an Extension?

No.





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