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Where are the Searchable PDF settings stored in Power PDF?

Where are the Searchable PDF settings stored in Power PDF?

Issue:

Where are the Searchable PDF settings stored in Power PDF?  A client doing a network installation wanted to know so that they can push these settings out to all users. 

Resolution:

Searchable PDF settings are controlled by these registry keys:

Process documents using OCR is controlled by this key:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Nuance\PDF\V1\Using OCR

1 for enabled, 0 for disabled

Process All pages is controlled by this key:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Nuance\PDF\V1\Src_AllPages

1 for all pages, 0 for image only pages