Open Source Image To Text Alternatives
gImageReader is a simple Gtk/Qt front-end to the Tesseract OCR Engine.
- - GImageReader is the most popular Linux alternative to Image To Text.
- - GImageReader is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to Image To Text.
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.".
- - OpenScan is the most popular Android alternative to Image To Text.
Not under active development.https://github.com/ethereal-developers/OpenScan#psa
Copy, paste and translate text from any image, video or PDF.
CuneiForm (OpenOCR) is a text recognition software for printed templates. Manuscripts or PDF-files, the program can not recognize, however, but table structures. The language-model is applicable for 20 languages, and the results can be used as HTML, RTF or ASCII text to save, or...Discontinued
Last release on 2011: https://launchpad.net/cuneiform-linux/ download
GOCR is an OCR (Optical Character Recognition) program, developed under the GNU Public License. It converts scanned images of text back to text files. Joerg Schulenburg started the program, and now leads a team of developers.
OCRopus(tm) is a state-of-the-art document analysis and OCR system, featuring pluggable layout analysis, pluggable character recognition, statistical natural language modeling, and multilingual capabilities.Discontinued
Last update was in 16 Dec 2017
SikuliX automates anything you see on the screen of your desktop computer running Windows, Mac or some Linux/Unix. It uses image recognition powered by OpenCV to identify GUI components. This is handy in cases when there is no easy access to a GUI's internals or the source...
qhocr is a free Hebrew OCR (optical character recognition) application based on the hocr c/c++ library by Kobi Zamir. The aim of this project is to develop a fully open-source and free OCR (or hebrew definition) application, aimed for an end-user.
Last commit in 2013: https://code.google.com/archive/p/qhocr/source/default/commits