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FineReader Express Edition for Mac with Snow Leopard Support Released
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Written by Jenny Curtis   
Wednesday, 11 November 2009

          ABBYY has announced that FineReader Express Edition for Mac now supports Mac OS X v. 10.6 Snow Leopard. Released in 2009, ABBYY FineReader Express Edition for Mac is an optical character recognition application which converts scanned paper files, PDF documents and camera-captured images into widely-used electronic formats, including RTF documents, XLS spreadsheets, searchable PDFs, and HTML files.

 The application features ABBYY’s OCR technologies compatibility with Mac platforms and aims to meet the needs of Mac users in document conversion.
          ABBYY FineReader Express Edition for Mac delivers text recognition in 171 languages. The program supports multilingual documents in up to 3 languages and preserves the layout and formatting elements of the original document such as tables, graphics, bullets and numbering.  With the help of digital camera OCR technology, users can use their cameras as alternative scanning devices. ABBYY FineReader Express Edition for Mac also supports conversion of different types of PDFs such as image-only or scanned PDFs which can be turned into searchable PDF format, suitable for archiving purposes.
          The application supports 8 interface languages (English, German, Russian, French, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese, and Dutch).
          System Requirements
                   • Mac OS X 10.4, , Mac OS X 10.5 and Mac OS X 10.6
                   • Universal binary (runs on PowerPC and Intel®-based Macintosh computers).
                   • Memory: 256 MB RAM
                   • Hard disk space: 500 MB
                   • TWAIN-compatible scanner, digital camera or fax modem
                   • Video card and monitor (min. resolution 1024 by 768 pixels)
                   • Keyboard, mouse or other pointing device

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