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I want to send the files to the "Perform OCR" action and save them with their original file name. Is that possible? (maybe rather with an apple script?)

it's basically this for Prizmo.

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What is the "Perform OCR" actions inputs and outputs when you run it? What happens when you select multiple images, how does the Output File Format behave? – Daniel Beck Jan 13 '13 at 12:52
FWIW, Set Variable Value and Get Variable Value might work. Alternatively, Perform OCR might not even rename the file if you don't specify a name. It really depends on what Perform OCR actually does in detail. – Daniel Beck Jan 13 '13 at 13:05
If you can figure out the name of the OCR process, this is easy to do on the command line. – terdon Jan 13 '13 at 14:52
Judging from what I read in the manual, it looks like multiple images get collapsed to a single file, so this sucks. Unfortunately, without spending 80€ I cannot try it myself. You might be able to reuse a single file's name using Automator variables as mentioned above. – Daniel Beck Jan 13 '13 at 18:03
@DanielBeck Thank you for your reply. Input: Image/PDF files -> Output: "one" PDF (Image + Searchable Text) ... Does that help? How do I receive just the file name with "Set / Get Value of Variable" ? – daniel Jan 14 '13 at 14:41

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