Using the OCR feature
(Windows 98, 2000, Millennium, NT 4.0, and
Load the original with the narrow side forward and the side to
be scanned facing up.
Adjust the media guides.
Press the Scan button on the scanner. HP LaserJet Director
launches unless you change the default settings or are
In HP LaserJet Director, click OCR.
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The original is scanned, and your word processing software
application launches automatically. The scanned image has
been optically read and is now ready to edit.
Edit your document.
If the word processing icon is not present or active, either you do not
have a word processing software application installed on your computer
or the scanner software did not recognize the application during the
installation. The online help provides instructions on how to create a
link to your word processing software application. See
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