Installing and Starting ABBYY Hot Folder

By default, ABBYY Hot Folder is installed on your computer together with ABBYY FineReader 10. If, during custom installation, you chose not to install ABBYY Hot Folder, you can install the application later by following the instructions below:

  1. On the Windows taskbar, click Start and then select Settings>Control Panel.
  2. Double-click the Add or Remove Programs icon in the Control Panel window.
  3. In the list of installed programs, select ABBYY FineReader 10 and then click Change.
  4. In the Custom Setup dialog box, select ABBYY Hot Folder.
  5. Follow the instructions of the setup program.

Starting ABBYY Hot Folder

There are several ways to start ABBYY Hot Folder:

  • Select Start>All Programs>ABBYY FineReader 10 and then select ABBYY Hot Folder or
  • In the ABBYY FineReader 10 main window, select Tools>Hot Folder… or
  • Double-click the ABBYY Hot Folder icon on the Windows taskbar (this icon will appear once you have set up at least one hot folder).

Installing and Starting ABBYY Hot Folder