Opening, modifying/editing .tif files

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Is this possible ?

I have my CV on a .tif file only, can it be upgraded as I would not wish to write out the full four pages.If so what do I need ?

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You may be able to convert it to text using a scanner and character recognition software.
 

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Thats possible if I could print it out, but the scanner I have is currently bringing up 'error due to cartridge failure'. It wont switch to scanner mode only either if a fault comes up. I even went and bought a new 56 cartridge just in case (£20 down the pan)

And I thought HP was the ultimate
 

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If you don't mind me seeing it, you can E-mail me the tif and I'll print it and scan it.
 

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Can you not put the tiff though the OCR program?

After all the scan is only producing a digital image?
 

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gameboy said:
Can you not put the tiff though the OCR program?
After all the scan is only producing a digital image?
I thought that was what Rolf had just offered to do, I would have made the same offer but my OCR software is quite old now and not very efficient.
 

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Didn't know you could do it without the scan, the OCR comes as part of the HP scanner package.
 

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Sure I have OCR software that will scan a tiff if you need it done.

Just send the tiff file - ding dang doo!
 

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Well CH was in the car when I spoke to him earlier, so he can decide which way he wants to do it. :)
 

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Hi, just sent it to Rolf, but if looks like its not going to happen, then please pass it onto gameboy

Cheers for this, I have a job interview tomorrow , but they already know about my past. This is just the follow-up so its not urgent.
 
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