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Old 06-01-2011, 10:32 PM
Default Re (2): Convert .doc to Open editable format

From: Florian Snow <florian@familysnow.net>
Date: Wed, 01 Jun 2011 21:29:47 +0200
> As much as I don't like using proprietary software, going
> to a computer lab at the university here and using MS Word to convert a
> file ...

If someone can give you a paper copy, scan it, apply tesseract-ocr
and format with your favourite text processsor. Amazing how
well tesseract does even with multiple fonts and poor contrast.

Regards, ... Peter E.

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