Need to Scan to a Text Editor?
"After five minutes of playing with FileCenter, I knew I'd found what I was looking for."
Document Management & PDF Scanning
FileCenter, our scanning and OCR software, features a mode that lets you scan to a text editor – go straight from paper to editable text with just a mouse click. You don't have time to waste with extra steps and extra programs. Try FileCenter and discover how simple it can be to scan to a text editor directly.Watch a Video Introduction
Accomplish More With FileCenter
Looking for an easy way to scan paper documents and organize your computer files? It's time to try the solution that's got everyone talking:FileCenter . FileCenter is simple yet powerful desktop software, designed to help businesses, professionals, and home users scan, organize, edit, convert, OCR, and find files ... effortlessly. Learn more about FileCenter.
Scan to a Text Editor – An Overview
a scanned document is simply a picture of the original. Even though you can see words on the scanned page, your computer doesn't. That's why you need special software to scan to a text editor. The right software, typically paperless scanning software, can identify the words in the scan and send them to a text editor so you can use the text. Usually this takes two steps: scanning, and text recognition. But FileCenter lets you scan to a text editor directly, giving you the text you need without messing with extra steps.
Why Scan to a Text Editor?
Normally if you want the text from a document, you scan it, save it, open the scan in OCR software, extract the text, copy it, and paste it in a text editor. Think of how much time you can save if you scan to a text editor directly. When you scan to a text editor, you go straight from the scanner to text.