When searching the Internet for an important file while only find an image-based PDF files, you may want to digitize text content with a OCR software for Mac. Here I will introduce you the best OCR Converter for Mac software, which is called Wondershare PDF Converter Pro for Mac. With the program, your image-based PDF file will be detected immediately once imported to the program. Then the program will remind you of performing OCR.
As the best OCR converter for MacBook Pro, MacBook Air and iMac, the Wondershare PDF Converter Pro for Mac enables all Mac users to convert image-based scanned PDF files to other format such as Excel Workbook, Word document, HTML document, PowerPoint Presentation, EPUB eBook, Rich Text Format, Plain Text and more.
For your sake, we now offer you free trial version of the program to have a try before purchase it. Please install the best OCR Converter for Mac program – Wondershare PDF Converter Pro for Mac on your computer and then run it by double clicking to bring up the starting window then.
Here I will take the Mac version as an example. Please download the Wondershare PDF Converter Pro for Windows if you are Widows user. Here I will show you how to perform OCR to scanned PDF files with this best Mac OCR software. Lease just follow me to have a try.
How to convert image-based PDF files by OCR Converter for Mac:
Step 1. Add image-based PDF files to program & perform OCR
After launching the program, you can now choose the PDF files you want to convert by dragging and dropping them to the app. A pop-up window will appear when an image-based PDF file is imported. You will be asked to perform OCR. Just click “Enable OCR”.
Step 2. Choose the correct language
After performing OCR, please click PDF Converter Pro on the ribbon to enter the Preferences dialogue box. In the new box, please click OCR and select the right language for the image-based PDF in the language list. By default, the selected language is English.
Step 3. Convert scanned PDF files with the best OCR converter for Mac
Before the conversion, you can now choose the output format that you want to output your PDF files. You can make the format setting by clicking the little settings button on the PDF item bar. You can choose one format from the following: Word, Excel, PPT, text, EPUB, HTML and more. When the preparation work are done, please click the button “Convert” to start the conversion.
You will need to wait for a few seconds, the program will do the conversion for you automatically. After the process, you can now check your output file and open to make further editing!