How to Perform OCR Feature
After enabling the OCR feature in PDFelement 6 professional, all features will be applicable to scanned PDFs.
- 1Enable OCR
- Open a scanned PDF or image-based PDF, a message will appear on the information bar. Click on the "Perform OCR", or you can go to the "Edit" tab and click the "OCR" button to perform the OCR feature.
- 2Download and Install OCR Feature
If you haven't installed the OCR component yet, a pop-up window will appear then. Press the "Click to Download" button to start the download process. After it, the installation will start automatically.
- 3Perform OCR Feature
- When the download and install process is done, a OCR pop-up window will appear. Here you can choose the language of the PDF file and the OCR page range.
- 4Choose OCR Language
- Click on the "Change Languages" button on the OCR pop-up window. Here you can choose the language of your PDF file from the supported language.
When you're done, go back to the OCR pop-up window and choose "OK". Your scanned PDF will be converted to a edited PDF file in a few seconds.