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    GImageReader Alternatives

    GImageReader is described as 'gImageReader is a simple Gtk/Qt front-end to the Tesseract OCR Engine' and is a popular app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 50 alternatives to GImageReader for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Android, Online / Web-based, Mac and iPhone. The best alternative is Adobe Acrobat DC. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Tesseract or Google Lens. Other great apps like GImageReader are ABBYY FineReader PDF (Paid), OpenScan (Free, Open Source), Microsoft Lens (Free) and ABBYY Screenshot Reader (Paid).

    This page was last updated Apr 5, 2022
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    gImageReader is a simple Gtk/Qt front-end to the Tesseract OCR Engine.
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    1. Make your job easier with Adobe Acrobat DC, the trusted PDF creator. Use Acrobat to convert, edit, and sign PDF files at your desk or on the go.
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      Tesseract.js is a javascript library that gets words in almost any language out of images.
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      samsuffit GImageReader is a very good tool that use in fact the 'Tesseract' javascript library
      Positive comment over 2 years ago


    2. 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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      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      With Google Lens you can get information about items around you, like landmarks, posters, or barcodes, using your phone's camera.
    3. OpenScan is an open source app that enables users to scan hardcopies of documents or notes and convert it to PDF or JPEG files. Its motto is "No ads. No data collection. We respect your privacy.".
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    4. 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.
    5. Screenshot Reader is a smart OCR-screenshot application for capturing text and images from any area on your PC screen and extracting text from them or just saving as an image. Prize: 9.99 USD.
    6. Crow Translate is a simple and lightweight translator programmed in C++ / Qt that allows to translate and speak text using Google, Yandex and Bing translate API.
    7. Capture2Text enables users to quickly OCR a portion of the screen using a keyboard shortcut.
    8. 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!
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