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Old 05-01-2005, 05:11 AM   #7
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Originally Posted by rlauzon
But pay sites, like Fictionwise, also have a good number of errors for longer eBooks. One I downloaded recently had typical OCR errors in them (ex: the main character's name is "Varl", but it often showed up in the text as "Van" - the OCR software mistaking "rl" for "n").
That surprises me. Shouldn't they be able to work with the original electronic transcript instead of first having to OCR it?
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