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Keyword Spotting (KWS)

Keyword Spotting (KWS)

The Keyword Spotting (KWS) is a powerful searching tool that will help you search for distinct words in your documents. The main advantage is that there is no need for you to transcribe your documents before you search them. Simply run a Handwritten Text Recognition model to produce a transcript and then search your documents immediately. Even if the automatically generated transcript shows higher error rates, Keyword Spotting will reliably find words and phrases.

The Tool will show you on which pages your keyword has been found and show a preview snippet. Moreover, it will give you a figure between 0 and 1 (0 = lowest & 1 = highest) to rate the confidence of the results i.e. how certain the tool is to have found the keyword you were searching for.

Figure 1 Search Button
Figure 2 Keyword Spotting

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