How to Extract Text From An Image In Snagit
Remember when you would have to copy text from an image and it was take a long time and was tedious? Now you don’t. no longer have to waste time typing everything out because there are programs that use Optical Character Recognition (OCR) to analyze the letters and words in an image, and then convert them to text.
There are a number of reasons why you might want to use the OCR function to copy text from an image or PDF.
Paste text from a picture or screenshot into a document like Microsoft Word or Notepad.
Capture text in an error message, pop-up window or menu where text can’t be selected for use later.
Capture the text in a file directory (filename, file size, date modified).
Virtually 3 Easy Steps
-Step 1: Set up your capture settings
-Step 2: Capture your screen
-Step 3: Paste your text