Updated on March 5, 2024

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Optimizing workflows, empowering employees and making all business processes more efficient – this is the day to day of an average leader in an enterprise.To achieve this, it is important for you to sift through and find information, fast. An impossible feat if most of your organization still relies on the old school way of storing information on hard drives and lengthy PDFs.

Enter Document scanner.

Imagine uploading your documents to a chatbot, and then, instantly get answers to everything contained within the document. Sounds too good to be true? Well, it isn’t.

The document scanner built by our engineering team here at Kommunicate is powered by ChatGPT, and it does a marvelous job of converting your document into a chatbot.

Before we get into the details of how you can use the document scanner, let us see why enterprises need a document to chatbot transformation

Why do enterprises need a documents to chatbot transformation

 A survey conducted by Gartner, which said that 70% of knowledge workers will interact with chatbots on a daily basis by 2022.  Research from IBM also indicates that chatbots can handle upto 80% of routine customer service enquiries, which can have a significant impact on operational costs. 

You can convert documents, manuals, FAQs and other textual resources into chatbot interactions, which will make information readily available. Users will be able to find information faster, without having to sift through lengthy documents.

Customer service agents will also have an easier time if documents are converted into chatbots, since it will reduce their workload significantly. Chatbots can instantly retrieve information from documents and deliver it to users, freeing up human agents time to focus on complex tasks.

Chatbots can handle a multitude of conversations simultaneously, providing consistent responses based on information extracted from documents. This will ensure that there is uniformity in communication 

Benefits of having a Documents led Chatbots for businesses of all sizes:

  1. Cut costs and improve efficiency: The average reading speed of an American adult is 200 to 300 Words per Minute, a single spaced word being 500 words long. Now a chatbot can read this document instantaneously, and also remember everything on the document for a longer period of time. Not only does this improve efficiency, it also adds to the bottom line in the form of countless man hours saved.
  1. Enhance data accuracy: With humans entering data into a system, there is always a possibility of an error creeping in through a wide variety of factors such as fatigue, typos and misinterpretations. These shortcomings can be entirely eliminated if you use a chatbot. Also, chatbots can be programmed with validation rules to identify inconsistencies within the data.
  1. User experience is enhanced: Chatbots enhance user experience by giving them the ability to access documents from anywhere, anytime and from any device. Customers don’t have to wait for a human agent to get assistance, and a chatbot also reduces frustration by automating repetitive tasks for the agents. 
  1. Better accessibility: A chatbot’s interface is user-friendly, and people can easily communicate their needs to a chatbot, irrespective of their technical knowledge. There is no need for complex navigation through menus and software, making the document scanning feature accessible to all employees. The multilingual nature of chatbots also means that chatbots can cater to a diverse workforce.
  1. Boost productivity: In a report by the Everest Group, it was found that companies that implement a chatbot for document processing experience a 30% reduction in processing time, which results in faster turnaround times and increased efficiency for the organization. Chatbots reduce workload, alleviate stress, and offer a more efficient way to scan documents. This makes employees more productive by letting them focus on career development and growth.

Let us now see how your enterprise can actually use Kommunicate’s new document scanner to make use of all the advantages we have listed above.

Generative AI Powered Chatbot

Steps to Convert your Docs/Pdfs into Chatbot

Need to train your chatbot but don’t have the resources or the time to do it?

We saw this problem arise some time back, and have come up with the perfect solution – Document Scanner.

Using the document scanner is a simple process. In 5 steps, you will learn how to convert document into chatbot:

Step 1: Go to the Bot integrations section

First, you need to login into your Kommunicate dashboard. If you do not have a Kommunicate account, you can sign up for free. Navigate to the ‘Bot Integration‘ under the “Bot Integrations” section click “Create a bot with Kompose( Chatbot Builder)”.

Kommunicate chat bot integration section

Step 2: Set up Bot Name and Language

In the ‘Bot profile’ page, Set up your Bot by providing Bot Name & Language then ‘Save and proceed”.

Kommunicate's bot name and language setup section

Once saved, it will be navigating to the next page ‘Human handoff’, enable or disable the “Automatic bot to human handoff:” setting, and click the ‘Finish bot setup’ button.

Koummunicate's create bot from kompose section

Step 3: Create a welcome message for your chatbot

After creating your first bot, you’ll be transferred to Kommunicate Flow Designer. By default, we’ve already prepared a basic conversation tree there to help you get going.

Click on the Bot response block to open its edit window. You can create the way you want.

Kommunicate's Bot flow design section

Click on the Bot response block to open its edit window. You can create the way you want.

Kommunicate's Bot message setup section

Step 4: Upload the document from the ‘Bot integrations’ section

Head on over to the Kommunicate dashboard, and navigate to the ‘Bot integrations’ section.

You will find the brand new ‘Documents’ section under ‘Default Fallback’ section, and you simply have to click on the Button to upload.

Upload the document from the ‘Bot integrations’ section

Click or drag and drop your file. The maximum file size you can upload is 10 MB and you can upload only .pdf, .docx or .txt file types currently.

Once your document is uploaded, you can now move on to the next step of testing your bot.

Step 5: Test your bot

Click on Test bot on the right hand side and see how your bot has been trained on the document. For instance, we had uploaded a medical document here which contained information about Pneumonia. 

When we asked the bot a few questions to the bot about Pneumonia, it returned the following response:

Test your bot

And there you have it. A Document Scanner powered by the GPT-4 engine.  Upload your documents, take your bot out for a spin, and thank us on how many hours we saved for your business.

Browse this: Train chatbot on your website content, FAQs and Help Center with Generative AI

Your bot. Your doc.

Until next time.

Applications of document scanner

A chatbot scanned on your company’s documents – now that is a super powerful combo. Imagine uploading the admission criteria requirement onto your website, and then having an educational chatbot answering all the questions to prospective students.

The possibilities of a ChatGPT4 powered document scanner are limitless. Some of the application areas include:

  1. Customer support:  You can scan an entire warranty document, and will never have to train your chatbot on the claims process. The customer can just come to your bot and start asking it questions pertaining to warranty. Same goes with FAQ documents and instruction manuals.
  1. Sales and Marketing:  Simply upload your sales brochures and product specifications, and watch in amazement as your chatbot starts answering questions about your product or service. Let your sales team handle the trickier customers.
  1. Improved accessibility: An excellent application of a document scanner is converting research papers and educational materials for people who have a visual impairment.Voice bots can read aloud the contents of a document, ensuring that everyone has equal access to information.
  1. Health industry: A chatbot that has access to your health documents can offer you a lot of information, including medication reminders and personalized health tips. This bot can even analyze and give you dietary recommendations or exercise routines.
  2. No more lengthy legal hassles: Legal documents can be a headache to go through. But, with a document scanner, you can convert them into conversational guides. Chatbots can answer basic terms and conditions, eliminating the need for legal consultants
Generative AI Powered Chatbot


Technology moves at a rapid pace, and as an enterprise, you can either stick to the old ways and risk losing out on the race, or you can embrace it and evolve. A chatbot that offers document scanning capabilities not only streamlines your existing workflows, it empowers your workforce to get more done in the same amount of time. So go ahead, explore the potentials of a document scanning chatbot for your organization today!!

And there you have it, A document scanner that is entirely powered by ChatGPT. But wait, there’s more. You can transform your website into a chatbot by simply uploading the URL. Nope, this is not a far-fetched feature request, but a reality, thanks to Kommunicate’s engineers. So what are you waiting for? Upload your document, hit the transform button, and watch the magic unfold!!

At Kommunicate, we envision a world-beating customer support solution to empower the new era of customer support. We would love to have you on board to have a first-hand experience of Kommunicate. You can signup here and start delighting your customers right away.

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