Numeric and amount content types

Use the Numeric content type for numbers and special characters like , £, and $ to be recognized by the RecoStar or FineReader recognition engines.

Different countries and languages support different currency symbols. The following characters are found by the RecoStar recognition engine when selecting either of these content types:

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If you searching for a monetary number and are using the RecoStar recognition engine, select the Amount content type, as this option explicitly finds amounts with valid syntax.