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Intelligent Document Capture with Ephesoft by Clifford Laurin, Michael Muller, Ike Kavas, Pat Myers

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Basic Key/Value extraction

Next, Ephesoft needs to be configured to extract information from the document into the previously defined fields. One way to accomplish this is using Key/Value (KV) extraction. KV extraction works as follows: the administrator gives Ephesoft a key to search for on the page. This is often a field label on a form. Then the administrator tells Ephesoft to look adjacent to the field for content (the value) in a certain format.

Note

To use basic KV extraction, the value must be adjacent to the key. This technique works especially well with values either right or left of the key. If the value is not adjacent to the key, use the advanced KV rules, described later.

All the information to be extracted is in the upper-right section ...

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