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  1. OCR of standard font failed

    Since Adobe Customer care can't take care of this bug, she sent me here to write to the engineers. The scanned file attached was in Traditional Chinese called "標楷體". The OCR was somehow 100% failed. That's unbelievable since it's standard font. Even free software can recognize it. Please have a look at it. Many scanned file got this problem. This is only one of them.

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  2. Scan app not working

    I click on scan and it opens SCANNER then it shuts the program down completely. Tried the fix in HELP menu - does nothing for the issue.

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  3. OCR should recognize industry standard OCR characters and optical scan/reader codes

    Acrobat DC for Mac's OCR continuously mis-recognizes standardized OCR characters such as those on checks and commercial forms. Those characters are designed to be highly readable at high speed and a standard quality scan (let alone a high quality one) should be sufficient for proper recognition by Acrobat.

    Similarly, it routinely tries to translate address codes (the string of full and half-height vertical bars used by postal readers to sort mail), even if it does occasionally recognize the entire code as one "word." Fortunately, it usually includes it for review, but it shouldn't be difficult to recognize the standardized format,…

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  4. Improve options for user review and correction of OCR

    The user review feature of OCR allows limited correction of Acrobat's low-confidence recognition instances. After--or separate from--that process, users should be allowed to correct any recognized text--often, even when using the review feature, words are broken up, making search difficult. Users should be able to combine or split Acrobat's character groupings--to separate or connect those text blocks to match the word / sentence structure for proper searching. Basic Machine Learning (and even decades old OCR) used dictionary matching to help assess the probability of correct interpretation--this also should be able to determine that "correction" is a more likely translation than…

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  5. Bug - Not allowing to scan multiple pages

    When I create a new pdf, I start scanning, the scanner scans all the pages but the adobe program just scans the 1st page. Its very annoying, it needs to be fixed.

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  6. ARABIC OCR

    Need to recognize Arabic text from scanned images.

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  8. I need OCR for Indonesia language

    after answering the question in https://community.adobe.com/t5/acrobat-sdk/indonesian-language-is-not-available-for-ocr/m-p/8612746 , its been 5 years until now, and there is still no Indonesia language in OCR

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  9. Convert large numbers of PDF documents to searchable with no need for user input once started.

    Allow a way to open existing PDF documents and to convert them to searchable documents without need to respond to promtps.

    Also -- bump up the 50 document limit to 1000 or more for this action -- still with no prompts while the process action runs through all documents without need for user interaction. (I could use this functionality quite often -- and espeically right NOW)! Thank you.

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  10. OCR Accuracy with Acrobat Pro 2017 for Mac

    Hello,

    I have a "problem" with the OCR technology in Acrobat Pro 2017 for Mac. When I edit a scanned file with OCR ("Searchable image", 300 dpi), the words and letters are recognised correctly, but the character spacing (when selecting the words) does not match the original font width (see screenshot). I noticed that this problem also occurs with Acrobat Pro 2020 for Mac, but not with the Windows version. On the other hand, this problem did not occur with Acrobat Pro XI for Mac.

    I would be very grateful if you could solve this problem. My Mac is running…

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  11. Zulu OCR

    Need to recognise text from southern African languages such as isiZulu

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  12. Update connectivity with range of printers

    My printer (HP OfficeJet Pro 8025) is not recognized by Acrobat Pro DC scanning softwarfe

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  13. bug: cannot change default settings from flatbed to document feeder

    the option always comes up flatbed. when I change it to document feeder, it only scans one page even though all pages go through the feeder,. I am using Windows 10 64 bit, and Brother MFC L2710DW scanner.

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  14. A product that allows you to select certain info from pdf and export it into excell

    Basically you can select certain information from a PDF

    And Adobe will then recognise the categories of information you are looking for and automaticaly put it into an excell spread sheet

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  15. Edit text in document that has been deskewed

    Working with a document and need to 1) deskew 2) despeckle and 3) edit text. 1) Optimized with quality set to high, optimize images only if there is a reduction in size set to off, and object compression option set to retain existing; this straightened the document. 2) Used redact set to white fill no border to remove larger specks. 3) chose edit text and the document became skewed again! There is no reason for taking a tool that worked well to clean up scans in previous versions and making it impossible to use. Adobe is costing us more than…

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  16. I would like to edit Hebrew scanned pdf document . To enable me to cut , paste , change add. To use it for power points presentation and ..

    I would like to edit Hebrew scanned pdf document . To enable me to cut , paste , change add. To use it for power points presentation and smart board application.
    it must be like a regular doc. file.

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  17. I would like to edit Hebrew scanned pdf document . To enable me to cut , paste , change add. To use it for power points presentation and ..

    I would like to edit Hebrew scanned pdf document . To enable me to cut , paste , change add. To use it for power points presentation and smart board application.
    it must be like a regular doc. file.

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  18. OCR Exclusion zones. (Prevent or remove OCR from regions)

    When using OCR on scanned documents, hand drawn images are confused for text and are reliably ruining the output PDFs. The easy fix would be to allow users to exclude "zones" (boxes) of the document from OCR scanning, OR allow users better tools to remove zones of detected text.

    As of current, there isn't any easy way of correcting OCR from scanning hundreds of nonexistent characters from drawings and images. If OCR has detected many characters on seperate lines, the user will need to painstakingly shift through each correction until the document is cleared of all errors.

    I'm quite confused…

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  19. Error message "The Selected Color Format is not Supported"

    When using Adobe Acrobat Pro DC to scan a document using a HP OfficeJet Pro 9022 I receive the error message "The Selected Color Format is not Supported" after the page is scanned. A file is not produced.

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  20. Error message "The Selected Color Format is not Supported"

    When using Adobe Acrobat Pro DC to scan a document using a HP OfficeJet Pro 9022 I receive the error message "The Selected Color Format is not Supported" after the page is scanned. A file is not produced.

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