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Apr 1, 2013 7:29 AM

Best Mac OS X Lion/Mountain Lion OCR Converter-Perform OCR to Scanned PDF Files

Are you looking for OCR software for Mac to digitize text on image-based PDF files? If so, I’d like to introduce you one of the best OCR converters for Mac – Firstarsoft PDF Converter Pro for Mac OS X(Lion,Snow Leopard,Mountain Lion). It is a powerful comprehensive Mac PDF converter which is designed for individuals and small businesses to reuse PDF content.


As the best Mac OCR converter, Firstarsoft PDF Converter Pro for Mac comes with an outstanding OCR feature. The built-in OCR feature lets Mac users to convert image-based scanned PDF files to Word document, Excel Workbook, PowerPoint Presentation, EPUB eBook, Rich Text Format, HTML document, and Plain Text. The moment users import an image-based PDF file, it will detect the PDF file automatically and remind user of performing OCR.


Download the OCR software for Mac to have a try! If you have a Windows PC, please try the Firstarsoft PDF Converter Pro for Windows 7/8/XP/Vista.


It is very easy for Mac users to perform OCR to scanned PDF files with this best Mac OCR software. Just in 3 steps, users will have the work done.


Step 1. Import PDF files and perform OCR


Drag and drop a range of PDF files to the app. When an image-based PDF file is imported, a pop-up will appear, asking users to perform OCR. Click Enable OCR.



Step 2. Select right language for PDF files


After performing OCR, you should click PDF Converter Pro on the ribbon to enter the Preferences dialogue box. From here, click OCR and in the language list, select the right language for the image-based PDF you’ve uploaded. By default, the selected language is English.



Step 3. Convert scanned PDF with the OCR Converter for Mac


Click the little settings button on the PDF item bar to reveal the output format options. Select your needed one from the list. Word, Excel, PPT, text, EPUB, HTML, etc. are available. When you’re ready to begin the conversion, click Convert button.


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