Join Eric Wing for an in-depth discussion in this video Recognizing text, part of AutoCAD Raster Design Essential Training.
- We know it as OCR; Optical Character Recognition.…Basically, we can convert Raster text…into AutoCAD text.…It's pretty awesome.…Of course we'll have to find some valid text first…then we'll have Raster Design take its best…guess at to what the pics is saying.…It's not always perfect.…Okay lets get started.…Lets jump into AutoCAD, come over here to Start Drawing.…Lets insert an image.…I'm gonna grab Door Schedule.…Plenty of text in Door Schedule.…Lets click Open.…
Lets click Next and then Next again.…And lets finish.…Lets zoom down here.…Lets go into this area.…General Note: Provide one door tag.…Dah, dah, dah.…Lets turn that into actual text.…So on the Vectorize & Recognize Text panel click…OCR, click the drop down and lets recognize text.…I'm gonna pick a point right here.…I'm gonna hit Enter.…I'm gonna pick a window around this glob of text.…Looks like it got everything perfect.…
Don't get too used to that as we'll see in a second.…Lets click Okay.…Lets hit Escape a couple of times…and that's the translation.…Lets double-click on the text,…
- Inserting images
- Creating new images
- Creating image masks
- Managing images
- Editing images
- Creating REM regions and primitives
- Recognizing and vectorizing text
Skill Level Beginner
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1. Insert and Write
2. Manage View and Correlate
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4. Raster Entity Manipulation (REM)
5. Vectorize and Recognize Text
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