# General question on converting mathematics in PDF to TXT

*From*: John covici <covici@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>*To*: programmingblind@xxxxxxxxxxxxx*Date*: Wed, 8 Apr 2009 12:32:54 -0400

There is a Japanese project to do this, but they charge a huge amount of money and I am not sure how good they are. The project is called infty reader or something like that. on Wednesday 04/08/2009 Richard Dinger(rrdinger@xxxxxxxxxx) wrote > Jamal, > > Does your converter convert equations into text? > > And if true, what does it produce as output for the equations? > > More generally, are math texts accessible with any tool? I have been told > in the ppast that equations are displayed in PDF as graphics and are not > accessible via jaws--is that true? > > Richard > > __________ > View the list's information and change your settings at > http://www.freelists.org/list/programmingblind -- Your life is like a penny. You're going to lose it. The question is: How do you spend it? John Covici covici@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx __________ View the list's information and change your settings at http://www.freelists.org/list/programmingblind

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