Date Added:Jan. 11, 2007
Downloads Last Week:6
It's free to try.
Here is my converted text from a clean scan of Arial type at about 14 pt: The partlestothe Insurance contractarethe Insurer.the pollcyokVner.the Insured. andthebeneflclaW ThepollcyokVnerandthelnsuredmaybethesameordlHerentpersons Regardless.
Clean interface, if it worked.
Would not recognize very clear and simple text through direct selection or through scanning the whole file. Would return with "Nothing Selected" in every case.
No Pros at all.
Can't recognize the TIF which contains a well formatted text.
Total agree with the poster
Updated on Dec 11, 2008
Nothing as they advertise it as free and it not.
They want you to buy it. OCR Tools, a division of File Innovations, presents a state-of-the-art Optical Character Recognition desktop utility that generates ASCII text from images such as a bitmap or image file. Incorporating Neural Networks, Artificial Intelligence, and trained with over 4 million font variations; our OCR utility incorporate the latest optical character recognition technology to solve all of your OCR problems. The utility is freeware. The registered version eliminates popup messages and advertising. Registered version removes popups and advertising. The asking price is $39.00 USD
I can't tell you if this software is good because you can't use it without purchase.
I'm very suprised that cnet allowed this software to be classified as free. I'd say its possible that the developer was deceptive in their description to downloads.com They do an outstanding job of providing quality malware free software. I use this site almost daily.
Reply by sanddie on July 8, 2008
Thanks, I was getting ready to download this software when I read your review, can you recommed another software that does the same thing?
Simple to use.
Nothing usable comes out...
Never got it installed
Requires .net 1.1 and does not recognize .net 2.0. Dumped program. Would not D/L
This app does recognize text but only in a very poor way... See below
Here is an example of this program works: Input: How to Activate Wireless Security with the Windows XP Wireless Setup Wizard
You use the Windows XP Wireless Network Setup Wizard to assign encrypted network keys to all the PCs on your home wireless network. You run the wizard on each of the PCs connected to your wireless network. Follow these steps for Windows XP Service Pack 2
How to Activate Wireless Security
with the Windows xP Wireless Setup
wi za rd
4ou use the Windows xP Wireless NeMork Setup Wizard to assign encqpted network keys to all
the PCs on your home wireless network. You run the wizard on each of the PCs connected to
your wireless network. Follow these steps forWindows xP Se~ice Pack 2
Note that I ran this test by printing the above document and then scanning it using
my photo scanner. also note that I used a 24 font size for the title of the page and a 10 font size for the rest
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|Publisher web site||http://www.ocrtools.com|
|Release Date||January 11, 2007|
|Date Added||January 11, 2007|
|Subcategory||Document Management Software|
|Operating Systems||Windows NT/2000/XP/Vista|
|Additional Requirements||Windows NT/2000/XP/2003 Server/Vista|
|Downloads Last Week||6|