How to open an old FineReader Document (*.frdoc) in the new FineReader PDF for Mac?
New FineReader PDF for Mac cannot open *.frdoc files created in FineReader Pro for Mac.
To continue working with an old *.frdoc file, please follow the instruction:
- Open *.frdoc in the old FineReader Pro for Mac.
- Save document's pages as images (e.g. *.png format).
- Create a project in the new FineReader PDF for Mac and import previously saved images.
- Continue working with a document in FineReader PDF for Mac.
Note: using this method, the settings and recognition areas will not be saved.
I wish you provided a migration tool instead.
Especially that many will be unable to open the documents in the first place if they already upgraded to Big Sur.
Not to mention losing the areas...
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