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Find information about using the OCR page to activate and reset the CONTENTdm OCR Extension, review page limits, and specify OCR settings.

CONTENTdm provides an extension that enables the Project Client to generate file transcripts by using Optical Character Recognition (OCR). This allows the text characters in an image file to be searched.

The OCR page enables you to activate and reset the CONTENTdm OCR Extension, review page limits and specify OCR settings.  

For information about activating a license, specifying OCR settings, and entering metadata using OCR see Optical Character Recognition (OCR)