CloudScan Alternatives

    CloudScan is described as ' Free Scanning Software. (Scan to PDF and TIFF Everywhere Easily)'. There are eight alternatives to CloudScan for Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based and Linux. The best alternative is NAPS2, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like CloudScan are Adobe Acrobat DC (Paid), ABBYY FineReader PDF (Paid), Simple Scan (Free, Open Source) and Scanitto Pro (Paid).

    This page was last updated Apr 24, 2020

    1. NAPS2 is a document scanning application with a focus on simplicity and ease of use.
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    2. Adobe Acrobat is a family of application software and web services developed by Adobe Systems to view, create, manipulate, print and manage files in Portable Document Format (PDF).
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    3. ABBYY FineReader PDF is an OCR software that provides unmatched text recognition accuracy and conversion capabilities, virtually eliminating retyping and reformatting of documents. Up to 190 languages are supported for text recognition.
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    4. Simple Scan is an easy-to-use application, designed to let users connect their scanner and quickly have the image/document in an appropriate format.
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    5. This scanner software is lightweight, fast and not overloaded with tons of unnecessary features. Fine-tune your scanner settings, make one-click document copies and save documents to multi-page PDFs – its a choice you will never regret making!
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      OwlOCR offers simple optical character recognition of text in PDF files, images or on-screen and converts that to plain text. All conversion is done securely on-device - none of your images or files are sent to third-party services in the cloud as most applications do.
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    6. If you have a scanner, this app makes it easy to scan documents and pictures and save them where you'd like. Whether you're scanning a photo from the flatbed or scanning multiple pages by using a document feeder, the Scan app is the perfect assistant.
    7. Intelligent recognition technology is provided as a service for organizations looking to extract data from any forms and documents.
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