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OCR (Optical Character Recognition) is reading text data from an image. This process scans the image, character by character, then translates the image characters to character code which you have the option to output to a file.

The OCR section includes:

ImageGear OCR Functionality

ImageGear offers a comprehensive full-page OCR solution. The ImageGear.Recognition namespace API provides a set of objects that provide access to document recognition technology, enabling you to build OCR applications for the Windows .NET development environment that can do the following:

OCR Samples

We have an entire set of OCR samples that illustrate common OCR functionalities and use cases.


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