OCR on-demand is a web based OCR (Optical Character Recognition) service for converting images in documents.
Documents are returned in plain text (txt), rich text (rtf), PDF or DOC formats.
You must only:
The OCR conversion takes just a few minutes and the output (with the original image) will be emailed to you.
Although some images can appear quite dark when viewed on the camera, OCR on-demand enhances the contrast and
brigthness to improve the quality of the conversion.
- scan a page of a document, book, magazine...
- take a photo of a document, poster, book, PC screen... with a digital camera or the Smartphone/iPhone's built in camera
(format allows are jpg, bmp, gif, png, tif with 5MB max. size)
- upload files
- send an e-mail
with informations below:
Subject: OCR (please copy only bold text, the e-mail will deleted if the subject is wrong!)
Body of the message:
Language=[Language supported, for now, are ENG=English, ITA=Italian, DEU=Dutch, FRA=French, SPA=Spanish]
Output=[Output supported are TXT=plain text, PDF=Portable Document Format (Adobe Acrobat), RTF=Rich Text Format, DOC=MS Word document]
PDF, RTF and DOC formats maintains the appearance of the mailed image.
Only the subject is necessary, if you don't sent body informations the service will output an english plain text (txt).
Device: PC, Pocket PC, SmartPhone, iPhone
License: Terms of Service