MarkReader Alternatives

    MarkReader is described as 'OMR (Optical Mark Recognition) software that can scan, read and analyse hand-marked forms using image scanners. Forms can be designed and printed with the integrated editor. Barcode, OCR/ICR and image-clip fields are supported' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are six alternatives to MarkReader for Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based, Mac and Self-Hosted solutions. The best alternative is PaperSurvey.io. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try FormScanner or FormReturn. Other great apps like MarkReader are queXF (Free, Open Source), OMR Software (Paid) and Verificare OMR Software (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Nov 27, 2021

    1. PaperSurvey.io is a survey platform focusing on creating surveys for paper-based data collection with automated form processing. You may create, distribute, scan, upload and process paper-based surveys in one place.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • macOS
      • Windows
      • Linux
      FormScanner is an OMR (Optical Mark Recognition) software that automatically marks multiple-choice papers. FormScanner not bind you to use a default template of the form, but gives you the ability to use a custom template created from a simple scan of a blank form.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      FormReturn is an OMR (Optical Mark Recognition) suite packed with features and is so easy to use it gives anyone, computer savvy or not, the ability to design distributable printed forms for capturing hand-written data.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Self-Hosted
      queXF, a CADE (Computer Assisted Data Entry) Tool, processes filled paper forms that were created in queXML, such as survey questionnaires. queXF can be used as a web based, Open Source alternative to programs such as Cardiff Teleform and Remark OMR.
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      • Windows
      • Linux
      OMR stands for Optical Mark Recognisation or Optical Mark Reader. This technique is used to analyze data. It is capable of reading marks formed by a pen or pencil in the pre-defined places, of a document or paper.


      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Online
      Verificare OMR Software is the most trusted OMR Answer Sheet checking, designing, scanning and reading software. It works using Artificial Intelligence that helps you for swift analysis of OMR responses.
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