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    Text-R Alternatives

    Text-R is described as 'Recognize and save text in images and PDF files with ASCOMP Text-R' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Text-R for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPhone, Online / Web-based and Linux. 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 GImageReader. Other great apps like Text-R are ABBYY FineReader PDF (Paid), OpenScan (Free, Open Source), Pocket Scanner (Paid) and CamScanner (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jan 12, 2022

    1. PDF to Text is used to quickly convert PDF documents to plain text files in batch mode. It works without Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Reader, and has Command Line Interface (CLI), fast and accurate conversion ability, friendly GUI, small size.
      • Mac
      Typing out has come to a end. Say ‚Hello‘ to Condense. Your easy to use optical character recognition (OCR) application.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      Easy and fast way to capture text. LensOCR allows you to scan PDFs, phone numbers, long serial numbers, names, email addresses, or anything really. It uses advanced OCR (Optical Character Recognition) technology to extract the text from an image. How does it work?
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      • Mac
      OCRKit uses OCR (Optical Character Recognition) technology to recognize the text in the graphic, which is particular useful for PDFs received via e-mail, created by DTP, office applications, with a scanner or copier.
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    2. Text Detective finds and reads text in printed documents within seconds using your iPhone’s camera. The detected text can easily be read, edited, copied and pasted into documents, emails or other apps.
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    3. Intelligent recognition technology is provided as a service for organizations looking to extract data from any forms and documents.
    4. Provides accurate and fast text detection from any image file downloaded from your device or taken with a snapshot. It also supports textual detection of a PDF and text-based handwriting detection and text translation in 114 different languages.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Windows Phone
      Photo Scan lets you extract text from Images or Photos very easily and efficiently!

      Discontinued

      The app is no longer updated. Last version, 3.7.5, released in August 2016, can be still downloaded from Microsoft Store

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    5. ImageToText app allows you to extract editable ASCII text from images, and share the results by EMAIL or EVERNOTE.
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    6. 48h sale! Just take a photo of a text with phone number, e-mail address or URL and immediately call, write e-mail or open URL in Safari. Or just scan and OCR any text.
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