Aug 052013


As its name indicates, PDF (short form for Portalbe Document Format), is an easy-to-use and independent file format which can be opened independent of any application software, hardware, and operating systems. The PDF file format has emerged as a standard for sharing documents between users or posting information to the Internet in recent years across Windows PC, Mac computer, Anroid mobie and tablet, iOS mobie and table, etc.

PDF files can be ones that are generated from an electronic source – called native PDFs – such as a Word document, a computer generated report, or spreadsheet data. Such PDFs have an internal structure that can be read and interpreted and can be copied and pasted easily as well as be converted to word or text for edit. Some PDF files are converted by scanning from physical paper document into an electronic form still. We called such PDF scanned PDFs. Scanned PDFs can save you milions of time without typing word by word to get the whole content into digital. However, the content of PDF cannot be copied and pasted. And it is quite hard to convert the scanned PDF to word or text.

To convert scanned PDF documents into an editable word or text, you need a PDF converter with OCR software built in to analyze the “image” of each character and match it to an electronic character-based file. This article introduces a powerful Scanned PDF Converter for Windows 10, Windows 8 and a step-by-step guide to convert scanned PDF to Word, Text, EPUB, Excel, HTML in Windows 10, Windows 8.

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