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  •  I have a gif file which contains writing which is shown below i have tried modi but it is not successful can any suggest solution to the above mentioned problem.example


    vinay


    • Edited by vinayrajaram Wednesday, June 26, 2013 11:35 AM chnage
    • Moved by Min Zhu Monday, July 8, 2013 6:36 AM off-topic
    Wednesday, June 26, 2013 11:35 AM

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  • Hi vinay,

    I didn't see anything below. Could you please kindly elaborate what would you want to convert? Thanks.

    Best regards,


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    Thursday, June 27, 2013 2:36 AM
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    Visual C++ MVP

    Thursday, June 27, 2013 11:13 PM
  • I am getting ocr error i am not able to read gif image file text

    for example text would be in similar fashion i want to convert it to word


     private void button1_Click(object sender, EventArgs e)
            {
                CheckFileType(@"D:\OCR");
            }

            public void CheckFileType(string directoryPath)
            {
                IEnumerator files = Directory.GetFiles(directoryPath).GetEnumerator();
                while (files.MoveNext())
                {
                //get file extension
                string fileExtension = Path.GetExtension(Convert.ToString(files.Current));

                //get file name without extenstion
                string fileName=Convert.ToString(files.Current).Replace(fileExtension,string.Empty);

                //Check for GIF File Format
                if (fileExtension == ".gif" || fileExtension == ".GIF") // or // ImageFormat.Jpeg.ToString()
                {
                try
                {
                //OCR Operations ...
                MODI.Document md = new MODI.Document();
                md.Create(Convert.ToString(files.Current));
                md.OCR(MODI.MiLANGUAGES.miLANG_ENGLISH, true, true);
                MODI.Image image = (MODI.Image)md.Images[0];

                //create text file with the same Image file name
                FileStream createFile = new FileStream(fileName+ DateTime.Now.ToLongDateString()  + ".txt",FileMode.CreateNew);

                //save the image text in the text file
                StreamWriter writeFile = new StreamWriter(createFile);
                writeFile.Write(image.Layout.Text);
                writeFile.Close();
                }
                catch (Exception ex)
                {
                //MessageBox.Show("This Image hasn't a text or has a problem",
                //"OCR Notifications",
                //MessageBoxButtons.OK, MessageBoxIcon.Information);
                    MessageBox.Show(ex.Message);
                }
                }
                }
            }

           

    vinay

    Friday, June 28, 2013 7:37 AM
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    Visual C++ MVP

    Friday, June 28, 2013 1:12 PM