Text Fairy (OCR)

Text Fairy (OCR)


Convert your phone into a mobile text scanner

What the Text Fairy can do

• perform OCR (optical character recognition)
• Edit extracted text
• copy extracted text into the clipboard for use in other apps
• convert the scanned page into PDF
• recognizes printed text from more than 50 languages

Please have in mind that

• you need to make sharp images with good lightning for best results

Required Permissions

'Network Communication'
Full network access

⁃ to download data files for additional languages

'Storage'
Modify or delete the contents of your USB storage

⁃ to save scanned documents
⁃ to save config data for the OCR engine

Footnote

The Text Fairy is still in development.
Feature suggestions or bug reports are greatly appreciated!
Source code can be found here:
https://github.com/renard314/textfairy

Key words

ocr, pdf, scanner, scan, text, recognition

Recent changes:
• Improved stability
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4.0
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2009
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100,000+
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File size
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About Text Fairy (OCR)
Convert your phone into a mobile text scanner

What the Text Fairy can do

• perform OCR (optical character recognition)
• Edit extracted text
• copy extracted text into the clipboard for use in other apps
• convert the scanned page into PDF
• recognizes printed text from more than 50 languages

Please have in mind that

• you need to make sharp images with good lightning for best results

Required Permissions

'Network Communication'
Full network access

⁃ to download data files for additional languages

'Storage'
Modify or delete the contents of your USB storage

⁃ to save scanned documents
⁃ to save config data for the OCR engine

Footnote

The Text Fairy is still in development.
Feature suggestions or bug reports are greatly appreciated!
Source code can be found here:
https://github.com/renard314/textfairy

Key words

ocr, pdf, scanner, scan, text, recognition

Recent changes:
• Improved stability

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Android Market Comments
A Google User
6 days ago
Plz upload gujarati language....
A Google User
6 days ago
Awesome Capable, relaible, Easy, fast with many options to save the result. The process is done by the phone CPU itself, much better than sending over the web!!
A Google User
6 days ago
Its the best Best OCR with high accuracy
A Google User
Dec 9, 2014
Impressed I threw a few different documents at it and it worked very well with only minor mis - reads. It's a keeper
A Google User
Dec 8, 2014
Good app but Good app but it sometimes crashes