[INDOLOGY] OCR and diacritics

Michaël Meyer michaelnm.meyer at gmail.com
Mon Jan 8 08:54:48 UTC 2024

Dear Patricia, Dear all,

The most convenient I found so far is OCRmyPDF (
https://ocrmypdf.readthedocs.io). It is a wrapper of Tesseract (Google's
OCR engine).


Michaël Meyer

Le lun. 8 janv. 2024 à 09:33, Patricia SAUTHOFF <sauthoff at hkbu.edu.hk> a
écrit :

> Dear all,
> In the past I have found Abbyy FineReader to be the best, though still
> flawed, program available for OCR purposes. As I just purchased a new Mac,
> I need to reinstall it but before I do, I wonder if anyone has come across
> anything better in the last few years.
> Thanks,
> Patricia
> Patricia Sauthoff
> 司徒 雛菊
> Assistant Professor
> Department of History
> Hong Kong Baptist University
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