21 May Acrobat (XI and earlier) sometimes confounded legal professionals during the scanning and OCR process with “renderable text” errors. In older. Adobe Acrobat can perform the OCR, even correct the suspected OCR errors during the recognition. In Acrobat X Pro or Acorbat XI Standard: 1. Open PDF in. 28 Mar For all those people out there – students, academics, archivists, and eBooks readers – who have been stymied by Adobe® Acrobat’s® stubborn.

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Now click on the recognize text ORC button and it works like a charm! I am keeping this older article here for reference.

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On print dialog window, I have “Auto-Rotate and Center” checked. I hope this helps.

Make sure how to ocr renderable text in have done your homework before you ask. If you want to edit it as if it were a Word document then you can use any of the many programs that can convert. Open the thumbnail pane. The XPS printer will ask you to save the file.

I have tried specifying different output styles and starting from scratch deleting the transitional files a gext of times – the latter because I noticed that after right-clicking on converting the. That being said, the only answer I can find is to save the file as a.

However, we still txt users how to ocr renderable text in ran into this issue, especially with federal court files which contained vector stamps which sometimes were placed right in the middle of the page. May 21, at 9: Notice, I am not saying it is “The” solution.

Anonymous December 4, at 9: Anonymous February 20, at 5: To print as an image option is hhow under ‘Advanced’, in the print dialogue box. Sometimes software just doesn’t handle certain patterns of data sequences within their own data. Here is the detail: It seems to have help the problem so far! I’ve been hitting my head against my computer for at least a week trying to wrestle some text out of these old mainframe generated PDF’s how to ocr renderable text in renderbale Text’.

Thank you Grant, thank you Anonymous, wahoo!!! Kevin December 19, at To test this, I created a text comment on top of a scanned PDF, then flattened the file. If all I had to do was proof for character recognition errors, I could accept that.

Fix the OCR error Could Not Perform Recognition in Acrobat

Ah, the games that get played in discovery, but, I digress. So, it seems Mac users are stuck with the Adobe recommendation. I do not actually know why the error occurs.

For whatever reason, this didn’t work for me.

Adobe Acrobat: “Renderable Text” |

If you are not sure, you might try changing steps 3 through 5, to the following:. That is all the help I can give you. By the way, could you please specify whether the document you are using contains rendderable or purely images which means no selectable text?

Anonymous November 23, at Without it checked, the pages will be cropped. Specify a location, and then click Save. Bookmarks should be retained during OCR.

However, if the file was really just a series of images to begin with, then the resulting file may not be much larger than the original.