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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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Wir fahr’n fahr’n fahr’n auf der Autobahn
Over the years, I have had many conversations with developers and consultants from all over the world about Aquaforest’s PDF & OCR technology. Naturally, the mainstay of these discussions has been focussed on document processing, OCR conversion and optimising performance. However, there is one question that pops up on a regular basis to which […]

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How many of your documents are “hidden” in Sharepoint?

Find out now – download our FREE Document Audit
If I asked you right now, how many or what percentage of your documents are searchable in Sharepoint, would you know? Or to put it another way, how many of your documents are ‘hidden’ in Sharepoint, invisible to your search tools? Don’t know, not […]

OCR non-searchable documents within SharePoint with Aquaforest Searchlight


HOT NEWS – we have now finished our Beta Testing and launched Aquaforest Searchlight with a new look website to coincide.

Find out how Aquaforest Searchlight can help determine the visibility of your documents in SharePoint.

Aquaforest Searchlight is our new innovative software offering which has been designed to audit and convert non-searchable documents (Image-PDFs, TIFFs etc,) within SharePoint supporting both  SP2010 […]

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Aquaforest Searchlight
This summer the Aquaforest development team has been busy working on the much anticipated new software release – Aquaforest Searchlight.

Aquaforest Searchlight began as a concept when it became apparent that organizations were crying out for a smarter approach for the identification and OCR of non-text searchable business critical documents.

In fact, studies proved that in most organizations over 20% of […]

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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 […]

The Aquaforest Technical Team is happy to announce the Maintenance Release for the OCR SDK for .Net v1.40.  This version of the SDK offers a number of enhancement and bug fixes over the previous v1.40. release:

• .Net Framework 4.0 – The OCR SDK has now been extended to support .NET Framework 4.0.

• PDF/A Support – The OCR SDK now supports output format of PDF/A-1b. For detailed information […]

Aquaforest OCR SDK Trouble Shooting Guide

This blog has been created to assist users in trouble shooting issues they may experience when using the Aquaforest OCR SDK for .Net software.
Replicating Issues Using Sample Applications
The Aquaforest OCR SDK comes with a number of sample applications written in both VB and C#.  The sample applications illustrate the simplicity in which the OCR SDK can be used to convert Tiff to PDF […]

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This blog highlights and addresses typical cases when customers install
Tiff Server.

1. When running Tiff Server for the first time you receive the following
message:

 

 

 

 

 

 

to resolve this issue follow the steps below:

Open IIS.
From the “connections” pane on the left hand side select “Application Pools”.
From the “Applications pools” pane highlight the relevant Pool from the “Actions” pane, select “Advance Settings”.
In the “Advance settings” […]

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 […]