OCR Instantly Pro

OCR Instantly Pro


OCR stands for Optical Character Recognition which is a technology to convert image to text. This apps takes an image and converts it into digitized text which can then be shared to other applications such as Email and SMS, or simply copy paste the text to anywhere you like.

Quick video tutorial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93v32yW3Xgs

= Important Notes =
**Please read the in-app Help section for tips to improve OCR accuracy before leaving a bad review :) **
**Make sure text is upright (horizontally aligned to the app)** Beware of camera rotation!
Text on top of unclean background (images or borders/lines in excel sheet) will not work.
Handwritten text will not work.
PDF source is not supported.
OCR for Gujarati is experimental and the result is very bad. You have been warned.

= Key Points =
Offline OCR
Built-in image enhancement tools
Simple to use but feature rich
Huge language support

= Pro Features =
Remove ads - Permanently removes all advertisements.
Image dewarp - Fix text lines that are wavy/bent due to curved book pages.
Save to sdcard & image share - Image/text can be saved to sdcard. Also allows sharing of enhanced image.
OCR modes - Advance OCR modes, character white/blacklist, and disable dictionary.
Paragraph scanning mode - Allows you to remove unwanted line breaks in paragraphs.
Create PDF - Creates PDF files where text can be selected and copy paste.
Text to speech - Text to speech language support. Also allows automatic text reading upon OCR.
Multi-language OCR - Perform OCR with multiple languages.
Full screen editing - Allows one to hide the image during text editing.

= Supports more than 60 languages =
Afrikaans, Albanian, Ancient Greek, Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla/Bengali, Basque, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Esperanto, Estonian, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian (Old), Italian, Japanese, Kannada, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Malayalam, Maltese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian (Latin), Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish (old), Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Tagalog, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese

Recent changes:
- Added new languages - Cherokee, Frankish, Oriya, Persian, Punjabi
- Slightly improved Telugu language OCR
- Minor bug fixes
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$8.72
86
4.3
User ratings
371
Installs
1,000+
Concerns
0
File size
15551 kb
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About OCR Instantly Pro
OCR stands for Optical Character Recognition which is a technology to convert image to text. This apps takes an image and converts it into digitized text which can then be shared to other applications such as Email and SMS, or simply copy paste the text to anywhere you like.

Quick video tutorial: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=93v32yW3Xgs

= Important Notes =
**Please read the in-app Help section for tips to improve OCR accuracy before leaving a bad review :) **
**Make sure text is upright (horizontally aligned to the app)** Beware of camera rotation!
Text on top of unclean background (images or borders/lines in excel sheet) will not work.
Handwritten text will not work.
PDF source is not supported.
OCR for Gujarati is experimental and the result is very bad. You have been warned.

= Key Points =
Offline OCR
Built-in image enhancement tools
Simple to use but feature rich
Huge language support

= Pro Features =
Remove ads - Permanently removes all advertisements.
Image dewarp - Fix text lines that are wavy/bent due to curved book pages.
Save to sdcard & image share - Image/text can be saved to sdcard. Also allows sharing of enhanced image.
OCR modes - Advance OCR modes, character white/blacklist, and disable dictionary.
Paragraph scanning mode - Allows you to remove unwanted line breaks in paragraphs.
Create PDF - Creates PDF files where text can be selected and copy paste.
Text to speech - Text to speech language support. Also allows automatic text reading upon OCR.
Multi-language OCR - Perform OCR with multiple languages.
Full screen editing - Allows one to hide the image during text editing.

= Supports more than 60 languages =
Afrikaans, Albanian, Ancient Greek, Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla/Bengali, Basque, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Esperanto, Estonian, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Gujarati, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Italian (Old), Italian, Japanese, Kannada, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Malayalam, Maltese, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian (Latin), Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish (old), Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Tagalog, Tamil, Telugu, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese

Recent changes:
- Added new languages - Cherokee, Frankish, Oriya, Persian, Punjabi
- Slightly improved Telugu language OCR
- Minor bug fixes

Android Market Comments
A Google User
Aug 19, 2015
Works well Works amazingly well but I usually need to adjust the image first. Needs to look a bit darker & higher contrast than one would expect. I am very satisfied.
A Google User
Aug 12, 2015
Gujarati language image poor results I took image of local news article hardly threeinches length of one column. Ran orc. And results were disastrous. Not word is correctly OCRed. I regret having bought it. I have not yet tried Hindi and English. My God what will be the results.
A Google User
Aug 1, 2015
Works very well offline
A Google User
May 26, 2015
Deserves 5 stars Good value 4 money.
A Google User
May 11, 2015
Best app so far Has made my life a lot easier. App is really easy to use and fairly accurate in converting to text. The enhace feature makes possible.