FineReader Pro for Mac and Automator actions on macOS 10.15 Catalina

According to internal tests macOS 10.15 does not let FineReader actions to be launched in Automator. Applications and Folder Actions could be created and will function properly after they were saved. Please read the following article with instructions how to create a Folder Action on macOS 10.15.

Consultation with Apple team was requested. We hope the issue to be fixed soon.

If Folder Actions and Applications were created on macOS 10.14 and then macOS 10.15 was installed over Folder Actions and Applications should work correctly as well. If they don't please let us know creating a support ticket.

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    Steve Urich

    Why don't you just build the capability to do a Bulk OCR into the application vs making us employ all of these hacks. It could not be that hard. Input folder and output folder. Watch one, ocr the docs and output to the other. 

    I have been trying to hack this with PDFpen Pro for over a year, the apple script causes PDFpen Pro to hang.

    You have Bulk OCR in the old version for ScanSnap. You should just be able to move that over. 

    I don't know why this is so hard for you to implement. 

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    Any update Victoria-Dvornikova ?

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    Victoria Dvornikova

    Hello Tormen,

    Sorry to say, but at the moment there is no ETA for this feature.



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