How do I edit a document I scanned to Word 2003?



help
07-09-2005, 11:04 PM
I scanned a document from HP scanner saved to word 2003 how do I edit it will
not allow

Mike Hall \(MS-MVP\)
07-09-2005, 11:04 PM
To be able to edit a text document that has been scanned, the document must
have been scanned using the OCR software supplied with the scanner, or a
third-party program of the same type..

OCR = Optical Character Recognition

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Mike Hall
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"help" <help@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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>I scanned a document from HP scanner saved to word 2003 how do I edit it
>will
> not allow

JR
07-09-2005, 11:04 PM
Its a jpg probably and cant be edited by word as such.



"help" <help@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
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>I scanned a document from HP scanner saved to word 2003 how do I edit it
>will
> not allow


How do I edit a document I scanned to Word 2003?