OCR, Mac and HP LaserJet MFP M127fw

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I need OCR software that runs on a Mac, with the scanned images coming from my HP LaserJet MFP M127fw.

What options do I have?

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I dont see any native OCR software from HP with this scanner.  If you want a cheap solution, you could scan to PDF and then use the OCR scanner inside of Adobe Acrobat but its not perfect when scanning at times around things like signatures.  You need to purchase Adobe Acrobat; the Adobe reader does not have OCR feature.  In Acrobat, the OCR feature is under tools.  There may be other PDF editors that do the same function such as Foxit that you may want to review for cost comparison.

Best option for Mac OCR>>
If money is not a obstacle then I would use this:
If you need high quality OCR, I recommend FineReader.    https://www.abbyy.com/en-us/finereader/pro-for-mac/
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