Page Layout Analysis

Before starting the recognition process, ABBYY FineReader must know which image areas it needs to recognize. To achieve this, the page layout analysis process identifies text blocks, picture blocks, table blocks, and barcode blocks.

In this chapter you will learn more about: when manual page analysis is necessary; what block types are available; how to edit blocks drawn using automatic layout analysis; and how to streamline the layout analysis with block templates.

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