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OCRmyPDF Alternatives

OCRmyPDF is described as 'adds an OCR text layer to scanned PDF files, allowing them to be searched - jbarlow83/OCRmyPDF' and is an app in the office & productivity category. There are eight alternatives to OCRmyPDF for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based 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 FreeOCR. Other great apps like OCRmyPDF are ABBYY FineReader PDF, GOCR, OwlOCR and LensOCR.

OCRmyPDF alternatives are mainly PDF Editors but may also be PDF Readers or Document Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of OCRmyPDF.
This page was last updated Nov 22, 2021
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

OCRmyPDF adds an OCR text layer to scanned PDF files, allowing them to be searched - jbarlow83/OCRmyPDF

Learn more about OCRmyPDF

  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.

  2. Tesseract

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Tesseract.js is a javascript library that gets words in almost any language out of images.



  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.

  4. FreeOCR

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    FreeOCR is a scan & OCR program including the Tesseract free ocr engine, also known as a Tesseract GUI. It includes a Windows installer, and it is very simple to use.

  5. GOCR

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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.



  6. OwlOCR

    • 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.

  7. LensOCR

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac

    Extract easy and fast any text on your Mac's screen.

  8. OCR Pro+

    • iPhone
    • iPad

    A great way to scan documents and convert the information to text.

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