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Upgrading Autobahn DX Server

 

Upgrading to a newer version of Autobahn DX Server

is relatively straight forward.

The following steps will guide you through the process.

 

Ensure you have the following before upgrading:

The latest installer for your Operating system, the installer can be downloaded from our download page.
License key, our license keys are version and machine specific so a new license key will be required.
You can request […]

Converting Postscript (.ps) files to PDF using Autobahn DX Server

The following steps will enable you to convert postscript (.ps) files to searchable PDF using Autobahn DX.

Download and install the relevant version of GSview using the following links gsv50w64.exe  gsv50w32.exe
Once installed change your .ps file to open with gsview, to do this:

Right click on a post script file and select properties.
Click on the change button.
Select either C:\Program Files\Ghostgum\gsview\gsview64.exe or gsview32.exe

 

 

Open the easyPDF […]

This short blog provides information on how Autobahn DX Server converts office type documents to PDF and what is required from your environment to successfully achieve this.

Autobahn DX uses the Autobahn and BCL easyPDF x Loader services to control the execution of both scheduled jobs and ad-hoc jobs whether submitted via the Autobahn Manager or via the Autobahn Job API.

The […]

Converting .MSG files to PDF

This short blog provides information on how to configure your environment in order for Autobahn DX to successfully convert .MSG files to PDF.

Autobahn DX uses the Autobahn and BCL easyPDF x Loader services which control the execution of both scheduled jobs and ad-hoc jobs whether submitted via the Autobahn Manager or via the Autobahn Job API.

The conversion is done by […]

Aquaforest Searchlight – Best Practices

This blog focuses on setting up Aquaforest Searchlight for processing large number of documents in SharePoint.

Firstly, we have to understand how Searchlight works. There are 2 main stages when processing a Searchlight library: the Audit stage and the OCR stage.

Before explaining these 2 stages, let’s first clarify what is a Searchlight library. A Searchlight library is an object in Aquaforest […]

Upgrading from a previous version?

Don’t forget to configure the Autobahn and BCL EasyPDF SDK x Loader services with a suitably privileged user.  The configured user is required when accessing source and target folders which reside on remote shares.  The following blog provides detailed information on how to achieve this.

Below are the supported languages for the Aquaforest and IRIS OCR engines:

Supported […]

Aquaforest OCR products are designed with a number of time out settings. These time out settings are designed to enable the system to abort a specific step of the OCR process on a single page.  This enables the OCR process to continue with the remainder of the pages/document(s) which need to be processed rather than wait indefinitely.

The following time out […]

Deploying Aquaforest OCR SDK v1.41

Pre-requisites and deploying method for applications built using the Aquaforest OCR SDK v1.41

Supported Operating Systems:

Server 2008/R2 32/64 bit
Server 2003/R2 32/64 bit
Server 2012
Windows 7 32/64 bit
Windows 8 32/64 bit

Supported .NET Framework:

.Net Framework v3.5
.Net  Framework v4.0

Our samples are configured with .Net 3.5, if you require .Net 4.0 support for your OCR SDK

application you will need to add an “app.config” file within the project. […]

Aquaforest OCR SDK for .Net Cookbook
OCR Solutions for C# and Microsoft.Net Developers
Hurray, the Aquaforest OCR SDK for .Net Cookbook is now available and includes lots of useful sample codes for C# & Microsoft .Net Developers requiring OCR solutions.You can download a copy of the cookbook from the following location: http://www.aquaforest.com/products/ocr%20sdk%20cookbook%201_01.pdf

 

 

 

 

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This blog has been created to illustrate the effects pre-processing settings can have on a document.  There are a number of pre-processing options available from the GUI which can be used to increase recognition in the OCR process.  The pre-processing settings are only used to better prepare your image before it is passed to the OCR engine in order to achieve the best possible […]