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Enable OCR

If you purchase the OCR feature, it is enabled by default for Skyhigh Security Service Edge and Skyhigh CASB Classifications and policies You can also disable the feature to avoid a slowdown. 

To enable or disable OCR:

  1. Log in to Skyhigh CASB.
  2. Choose Policy > Policy Settings.
  3. Select the tab Enterprise DLP
  4. Select the tab Security Service Edge DLP
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  5. Under OCR, set the toggle to ON to enable OCR for Sanctioned policies and Shadow/Web policies, or OFF to disable it: 
    • Sanctioned policies. When enabled, OCR extracts text from supported image file formats in the displayed cloud services. 
    • Shadow/Web policies. When enabled, OCR extracts text from supported image file formats in Shadow/Web DLP policies. 
  6. Click Save.

Note: OCR won't work if you disable scanning of picture formats. See more details on Scan Settings for File Type Exclusions.

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