[bksvol-discuss] Re: Openbook Punctuation scanno

  • From: Jackie McBride <abletec@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 24 Oct 2009 11:43:45 -0700

Have u played w/the brightness, Scott?

On 10/24/09, Denise Thompson <deniset@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> Scot
> I use OB 8 also. I've had the same issue the last two books I
> scanned. They were both paper backs. I don't know if that has
> something to do with it or not. I'm using three way. I read my books
> as I go so I just fix the punctuation and go on. I can pretty much
> tell by ear when it's happening so I fix it.
> Denise
> At 01:12 PM 10/24/2009, you wrote:
>>Hi folks,
>>My usually trusty Openbook has decided to present a challenge with
>>my current scan. The end of a line of dialog, which should read as
>>period, followed by a closing quotation mark, is showing up either
>>as a question mark, followed by an apostrophe, or a colon, followed
>>by an apostrophe. I've played around with the scan resolution, OCR
>>correction, and de-speckle options to no avail. I'm using Openbook
>>8, and working with the Omnipage + 2-way voting scanning engine.
>>I've tried using Fine Reader, the version that comes with OB 8, but
>>that yields overall less attractive results.
>>Any thoughts?

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