Up the creek---again!
- The software you need is called OPTICAL CHARACTER RECOGNITION ( OCR ) There should be some Shareware available form ZDNET or CNET
I use Textbridge, and have a large collection of DOC files created from past copies of our Radio Club's magazines. You will probably need to scan the text into suitable B/W BMP files, or the OCR will not recognise it.
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- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Filmore Breazeal"
> Is it possible to change a .bmp file into a .txt file?
> I need for my program to read the text on a .bmp file. Anyone have
> thoughts on this problem?John White has provided a DLL for OCR (optical character recognition.)
It's available in the DLL folder of the lbfiles group, here:
- Hello I was wondering if there is an easy solution to retrieve the value
of an open excel file. I would have to retreive that every 10 seconds or
so since it changes frequently.
- At 07:19 AM 11/2/2005, you wrote:
>Hello I was wondering if there is an easy solution to retrieve the valueI just answered this query here:
>of an open excel file. I would have to retreive that every 10 seconds or
>so since it changes frequently.
It's easier to follow discussions if you keep them on one forum or the
other. It's less confusing that way.
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