Paperfile FreeOCR is a free Optical Character Recognition Software for Microsft Windows, it's supports scanning from most Twain scanners and alos open scanned PDF, and images files. The output is plain text and can directly export to Microsoft Word format.
Paperfile Free Scanning software is free, you can dowload the software on the url below:
PaperfileOCR Use Tesseract OCR Engine. It includes a windows installer and very simple to use. After you download it just run the installer.
Here's the default user interface of Paperfile FreeOCR, you can directly scan, open the files, open the PDF, And then do the OCR.
Okay let's try to scan text from capture images (using camera). If using real PDF files that created with any PDF maker on windows, it will be easily to extract. But how about extract the text from captured documents using camera? Okay here's the sample images.
Then open it on Paperfile Free OCR:
And the results...
Well it need more corection, so to get better result, you must capture with clearer texts.
Our Rating for Paperfile Free OCR
If you want to extract text from camera, or any mobile scanner apps, then you must get the better angel. If not then this apps will not do the best.