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Topic: RE: Text Pattern Recognition
Conf: (P-PDF) Developers, Msg: 58631
From: skajan
Date: 5/29/2002 05:33 PM

Hi Mark

Actually i am trying to extract text from pdf document. When i extract the
text from a pdf it is splitting the text into funny way. For example, if
the document contains the following text

"This is the test Text"

when i extract, it is splitting as

"This is"

"The"

"test Text"

something like this and placing into different places. Also if i have more
paragraphs and line of texts it is not extracting as same order as in
original PDF.

so that, i am confusing. I don't like to buy third party plugins, because
this is a web based project. I thought i can find a solution using AI (MB i
am wrong)

If you have any ideas please help me.

Thanks
Shan



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Subject: Re: Text Pattern Recognition


From: Mark Gavin

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>I would like to ask a question which is not related to this forum.
>
>Q) Does anybody come across an algorithm or solution for "Text Pattern
>Recognition" ?
>
>It can be AI.
>
>Thanks
>Shan

Shan,
There are dozens of standard algorithms for text pattern
recognition. What specifically are you trying to do?

Regards,
--

Mark Gavin
Chief Technology Officer
Appligent, Inc. ( formerly Digital Applications, Inc. )
60 South Lansdowne Avenue
Lansdowne, PA 19050
(610) 284-4006
http://www.appligent.com


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