Tips for optimal results:
- - Try to get the text as horizontal as possible.
- - Letters should be around 100 pixels tall in your image
- - Make sure letters aren't touching each other.
The number of characters in your scanned image makes a significant difference in the accuracy of the search results.
Max components (characters): 50
If you are identifying a font that is very similar to others:
use as many characters as possible or a total of 23 andl use characters that are unique to this font
If possible, space the characters apart more than normal
Max image size is 400,000 pixels (width x height)
ideal max. size of the containing NO descenders:
120 pixels x 1666 pixels
ideal max. size of file containing descenders:
160 pixels x 1250 pixels
Scan images at 300 dpi
Best file format: Tiff, Grayscale, 300 dpi