How can I perform OCR (Optical Character Recognition) in English using Nuance® PDF Converter for Mac?


  1. When you open a scanned PDF file in Nuance® PDF Converter for Mac, the following window appears. Select Cancel to close the window.
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  2. Click the Convert PDF button on the upper right of the screen.
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  3. Click the button Nuance-008 at the right edge of "Convert to:" to display a list of formats to which scanned files can be converted.
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  4. Select "Searchable Image PDF" in the list.
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  5. Select the checkbox of English for "Language(s) in document" and click the Convert button.
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  6. Once the ORC has been completed, save the file.

[Note]
Internet connection is necessary for performing OCR on a scanned PDF using Nuance® PDF Converter for Mac.


Target ScanSnap:
SV600 / iX500

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