OCR & A Dose Of Nostalgia

A few days ago, my mother gifted me with something unexpected. She had found pages and pages of typewriter-written texts from her own mother, my grandmother. Poems, short stories, diary entries, memories. A whole nostalgic world suddenly opened up in front of me in the form of a couple of JPEG images.

Of course, in the modern world we live in, my first instinct was to preserve this writing in a digital way. Luckily, I work at just the place for this!

Read more to find out how to preserve such old, personal, nostalgic texts using OCR.

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Create An Image Collage In PDF [Tutorial]

A great way to share your photos, images, all kinds of pictures is by creating a huge image collage. That way, you don’t have to send or upload all individually.

In the past, we have raved about the advantages of PDF a lot, thus it’s only natural that we show you how to create a free collage out of your image sin the PDF document format.

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Convert From BMP To PDF – Online & For Free [Tutorial]

There are so many different image file formats all over the internet. Some are used more than others, and slowly but surely, some formats are replaced by more modern and adept ones. One of the formats more on the descend is BMP, the Microsoft bitmap image format.

So, what can you do with such old and possibly soon deprecated image files? Easy: convert them to PDF! We can show you how in just three simple steps.

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Create HTML Tables Online [Tutorial]

It can be very tedious to create an HTML table. Every empty cell has to be considered, all rows and columns have to be written down perfectly, and copy-and-pasting becomes more difficult when you cannot introduce any error or your table is completely screwed. And let’s not even talk about merged cells.

Luckily, we found a very easy way to create a table in HTML to put on your website. What you need for this is a spreadsheet file such as XLX or XLSX (Microsoft Excel), ODS (LibreOffice) or CSV, and our free online PDF converter.

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The Issues When You Convert PDF To Word

Converting from PDF to Word documents is a great way to edit the text of an already existing PDF, change the formatting, or copy parts of the text for later usage. If you want to do so too, check out how to convert PDF to Word using a free online service.

However, this kind of file conversion is not without issues. There are a few problems you might run in when trying to turn your PDF document into a DOC or DOCX.  Continue reading The Issues When You Convert PDF To Word

Correct Crooked Scans: Our Deskew PDF Option [Tutorial]

If you also made the smart move to store important documents digitally, you are aware of this issue:

You scanned in all physical papers, correspondences or books and articles you have. Unfortunately, however, the document feeder or closing the scanner has shifted your document and now it’s all crooked.

Don’t worry! Our Deskew PDF option is a fast, free, and online solution for you. Read more to find out how it’s done.  Continue reading Correct Crooked Scans: Our Deskew PDF Option [Tutorial]

Create PDF Files Online And Easily [Tutorial]

PDF is a versatile document format that comes with many benefits with regard to printing, accessibility, support, compatibility, memory space, and so on and so force!

But a question remains: How to create PDF files?

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Convert Images From JPG to PDF [Tutorial]

Images differ greatly from documents – that’s apparent. They both come with their format’s advantages and disadvantages. So what do you do? You use the format that is best suited for your purpose!

For images, that is often displaying them online, using image manipulation, adding them to videos, and the like. Documents, however, are better suited for adding and editing text, and printing.

This article will show you an easy, fast and reliable way to convert from JPG to PDF and thus turn your images into PDF documents.  Continue reading Convert Images From JPG to PDF [Tutorial]

How To Convert From Word to PDF [Tutorial]

There are many different reasons that speak for converting your editable Microsoft Word documents to PDF. If you want to turn your DOC and DOCX documents into PDF as well, there is an easy and reliable way to do so.

5 Reasons Why To Convert Word To PDF

All you need is your document, an internet connection and a free Word to PDF converter. Read more to find out how to create your own PDF documents.  Continue reading How To Convert From Word to PDF [Tutorial]

Convert From Microsoft PowerPoint to PDF [Tutorial]

If you have the Microsoft Office suite installed, you get a whole set of useful programs for office, school, and private work. One of them is the widely known presentation program Microsoft PowerPoint.

In PowerPoint, you can easily create appealing presentations and slides, using transitions and other effects, formatting, insert images and even small videos and sound effects.

These presentations have one disadvantage though: they are hardly responsive. That means that depending on the program you use to show them and the screen resolution of the device or projector, the formatting can easily get skewed or even lost. But luckily, you can easily convert from PowerPoint to PDF – online and for free.  Continue reading Convert From Microsoft PowerPoint to PDF [Tutorial]