Invoice Scanning in Ubuntu

Carl Friis-Hansen ubuntuuser at
Wed Apr 28 17:34:23 UTC 2010

Quoting Andy Graybeal <andy.graybeal at>:

> Is anyone aware of hardware and software for scanning invoices easily?
> Maybe something that has some type of optical character recognition to
> recognize each companies invoice, name the file after that company and
> the current date.  I understand we would need to train the OCR to
> recognize each company's invoice.
> For example we're buying anvils from Acme LLC and receive the invoice on
> 4/28/10 - the application recognizes the company's invoice and names the
> file something like AcmeLLC_2010_04_28.png automatically.
> -Andy

I don't use the OCR function in the setup I am using:

Printer = HP LaserJet 3015
Software = gsacn2pdf

Carl Friis-Hansen

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