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I'm planning to get a paperless office and for that, I a need good scriptable piece of OCR for OS X?

I've read a blogpost by Marco Arment about a few programs. Are there any workable ones there that allow me to script things?

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Have you ruled out using Image Capture and letting the OS X OCR do it's job? If not, I'd jump to PDFpen if you think like Marco Arment does in his scriptable OCR review. –  bmike Sep 8 '11 at 18:46
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Please review How should I ask about getting a software recommendation? and edit this to describe what precisely you want the software to do and any limitations. Specifically, what scripting language are you looking to leverage? –  bmike Jul 26 at 18:07
    
There is no OCR built into Image Capture or OS X. –  Alan Shutko Aug 27 at 19:58

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Readiris for Mac. I have it, but I haven't used it in a long time, so I don't exactly remember how good it was. I think that it didn't do the first few documents very well, but it learns.

Oh, and I'm not sure about scriptability. I'll check it.

It looks like Readiris has a scripting dictionary, and it's pretty good, too.

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