OneNote - Disable OCR feature

December 2016

To disable the OCR feature (text recognition in picture file):
  • Open OneNote:
  • Click on File > Options > Advanced
  • Scroll to the "Text recognition in pictures" section, check "Disable text recognition in pictures".
  • Click on OK to validate

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