OCR & Active Directory

added on February 7, 2012 by Network Automation
Applies To: AutoMate 9, AutoMate BPA Server 9

The new AutoMate and AutoMate BPA Server 9 OCR actions have the ability to read, extract and convert ANY type of image, such as a bitmap, jpeg, png, pdf or tiff file into text for electronic automation and importation. Our extensive set of Windows Active Directory actions provides creating, modifying and managing any type of Object, User or Group. This sample task and workflow will read a name, address and telephone number from an application image, and create an Active Directory User with AutoMate’s OCR, Active Directory, Loop and Flow Control Actions.

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Comments (4)

  1. 3/25/14 by Douglas Preston
    how do you add ghostscript to automate for this task to work?
  2. 3/25/14 by Leonard Amabile
    @Douglas Preston - Within the OCR action, there is a direct link to the GPL GhostScript installer.
  3. 4/28/14 by Ken Robinson
    While the description indicates this is a task for Automate and BPA, I'm guessing that it is just for BPA, as it's a task package, and I can't find anyway to get Automate to recognize and read in this package. Do you have the .aml as well, or is there something I'm missing on how to import this in as is?
  4. 4/28/14 by Leonard Amabile
    @ Ken Robinson - The attached .rar file has been updated to contain both AM9 .aml files and BPA9 .ampkg files. I apologize for the inconvenience.
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