Convert Text On Image Into Editable Text
Came across the website today:
Link: Convert Text On Image Into Editable Text
The site says:
I have experimented with several JPGs and I have managed to extract satisfactory results from some of the pictures. The results seem to depend upon the original image quality [to be expected], how big the font is and how 'fancy' it is [very elaborate fonts or pictures where are objects are used to form the words are unlikely to be successful: Earlier I experimented with a picture where the words were formed from the image of a hedge: Not a single word was extracted from the picture]
NewOCR.com is a brand new free online OCR (Optical Character Recognition) service. Whether you have a scanned document or a photo, NewOCR.com can analyze the text in any image file that you upload, and then convert the text from the image into text that you can easily edit on your computer.
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Layout analysis (multi-column text recognition)
Multilingual support for 29 languages: Bulgarian, Catalan, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovene, Spanish, Swedish, Tagalog, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese.
Image resizing and rotation before the recognition process begins. Allows to optimize image to achieve the best recognition results
Image files (JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP and TIFF) up to 1 MB
Multi-page PDF documents up to 10 MB
Download recognition results as a text file or Word document.
I have wanted just such a utility in the past and just thought that others might find it of use occasionally.