Uncategorized

Extract, Split and Rename PDFs with Aquaforest Kingfisher

Aquaforest Kingfisher is a sophisticated and powerful tool that is designed to help unlock and organize key business information trapped in PDF documents such as financial records, customer reports, scanned files and payment runs.

A core feature of the product is the ability to OCR PDF files during the conversion which means you can process image only (non-searchable) PDFs.

Below is a […]

Written by Alice –  Year 10 work experience student

The Erasmus exchange programme was established in 1987. It entails students completing an internship for a period ranging from the minimum of 2 months to an academic year in another European country. There are currently more than 4,000 higher institutions participating in Erasmus across the 33 countries involved in the programme, by […]

Office 365 Security and Best Practices

A lot of firms and Government bodies are reluctant to transfer their SharePoint farms from on premise to office 365 even though the benefits and cost of running SharePoint online outweighs that of an On-premise solution. The main concern of the decision makers is the security of their documents in the cloud. This blog looks into some of the security […]

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 […]

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 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

 

 

 

 

  […]

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 […]

When using the Aquaforest OCR SDK, intermittently you may receive the following message in your application:

System.IO.FileNotFoundException was caught
FileName=C:\WINDOWS\TEMP\AquaforestOcr\xxxx_xx\x_x.hocr
Message=Could not find file ‘C:\WINDOWS\TEMP\AquaforestOcr\xxxx_xx\x_x.hocr’.

This message is generated as a direct result of the source file not being OCR’d, however the particular message is not appropriate in this case.  In order to resolve this issue you need to subscribe to the StatusUpdate which will allow […]