Carbo Alternatives

    Carbo is described as 'will let you capture, edit, and organize your notes, design sketches, and whiteboard drawings, bringing handwriting into the digital age' and is a Scanner App in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Carbo for Android, iPhone, iPad, Android Tablet and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Microsoft Lens, which is free. Other great apps like Carbo are Pocket Scanner (Paid), Scanbot (Freemium), Notebloc (Free) and Genius Scan (Freemium).

    This page was last updated May 7, 2021

    1. Microsoft Lens trims, enhances, and makes pictures of whiteboards and docs readable. You can use Office Lens to convert images to PDF, Word and PowerPoint files, and you can even save images to OneNote or OneDrive.
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    2. Pocket Scanner Ultimate is the stand-alone version of Kdan’s Pocket Scanner series. Search “Pocket Scanner Cloud” in the App Store and try out the app & cloud services for free!


    3. Scanbot is the leading Document and QR Code scanner app for iOS and Android. You can create premium quality scans of every document. Edit, sign and upload them to your cloud. Experience the new QR code and smart data type detection.
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    4. Google Editors' Choice scanner app Features: • 100% free, unlimited usage • Extract text using OCR • Create documents and save them as PDF or JPG. • Share documents online: e-mail, instant messaging, social networks, etc. • Rename documents.
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    5. Genius Scan is a scanner in your pocket. Quickly scan your documents on the go and export them as JPEG or multi-page PDF files.
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    6. Scanner Pro turns your iPhone into portable scanner in your pocket. It lets you scan multipage documents, email them and even upload to Dropbox, MobileMe iDisk or any other WebDAV enabled server.
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    7. ABBYY FineScanner is a mobile scanner that allows you to quickly create digital copies of documents that contain images and text, including contracts, articles, instructions and leaflets by using your device’s camera.
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    8. No need to destroy your books anymore. Turn your bookshelf into an e-book library with vFlat. Don't be too disappointed if the first version of vFlat didn't meet your expectations. vFlat is improving fast and the following features could be added on your request!
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      Skan Candy is the one of the best document scanner app which is 100 percent free. It has a free document scanner, Optical Character Recognition (OCR), QR code, and a barcode reader. It comes up as an app to zip/unzip files through your phone.
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    9. Scanning documents has never been made so easy. With a Fast document scanner, you can easily scan your documents real quick.
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