WatchOCR is described as 'open source OCR server that creates searchable pdfs from images in a watched folder' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 50 alternatives to WatchOCR for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, the Web, iPhone 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 WatchOCR are ABBYY FineReader PDF (Paid), ABBYY Screenshot Reader (Paid), FreeOCR (Free) and TextSniper (Paid).
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- 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. View 70 alternatives to ABBYY FineReader PDF
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