Tag: ocr

  • From Text Recognition to Data Control

    Optical Character Recognition (OCR) helps users capture and recognize text information from images. However, basic OCR technology cannot meet the growing requirement for data control, meaning that in some complex scenarios, we may need to extract critical data from a specified region. Dynamsoft has developed some new extraction technologies powered...

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  • Introduction to Dynamsoft OCR SDK

    Introduction to OCR What is OCR OCR (optical character recognition) is software used by a computer to recognize text in a graphic format and turn it into computer text, which can be read and edited normally. For example, one might take a picture of a car’s license plate, and OCR...

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  • How to Scan Documents and Extract Text

    Read Text from Scanned PDFs or Other Images in ASP.NET In this fast-paced world, customers expect work to be delivered in a short time. We often hear from anxious customers who have an urgent project that needs to be completed quickly. If their project involves scanning documents that contain images,...

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  • Getting EHR Satisfaction Through a Successful Adoption Process [eBook series 6 of 6]

    Finally, we are at the last step to getting EHR satisfaction. In order to get there, we need to decide who will be implementing the EHR requirements to ensure a successful adoption process. Download your eBook Off-the-Shelf or Custom-Built To start, one needs to compare the advantages of building an...

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  • How EHR Users Interact With Fundamental Technologies [eBook series 2 of 6]

    Previously we talked about two important fundamental technologies, Scan and Barcode. In this blog post we will briefly go over another mature technology that can be utilized to greatly enrich an EHR application and how do users benefit from these technologies through various scenarios. Download your eBook The Power of...

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  • Dynamic Web TWAIN 15.2 is Released

    15.2 (09/19/2019) New [HTML5] Added capability to add tags to images, which can be used to filter images. The new APIs are TagImages, ClearImageTags, SetDefaultTag and FilterImagesByTag Improved [HTML5] Tidied up the Dynamsoft Service installer by removing redundant files [HTML5] Unified image decoding capabilities for JPEG and PNG on Windows,...

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  • Cloud vs On-Premise Software for Digital Document Management

    There is no question that a digital document management system provides easier access to documents from anywhere compared to a paper-based system. This is one of the primary reasons for adopting a DMS – accessibility. A DMS can remove all kinds of barriers to access, allowing for teams to collaborate...

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  • Where and How is OCR Used

    Optical Character Recognition (OCR) technology is a mature technology with wide business use. Essentially, it lets users extract text from an image so it can be manipulated in a word processor or database. In other words, it turns an otherwise difficult-to-use image into meaningful content. So, what are some of...

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  • What is OCR and Ideal Settings to Maximize Extraction for Meaningful Data

    There are a myriad of technology enablers to help organizations go paperless. Among the top considerations is optical character recognition technology (OCR technology). OCR is a powerful tool that is often part of any document management system (DMS). But, how can organizations ensure they get the most out of it?...

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  • 3 Best Practice Tips for Effective Mobile Content Capture

    Mobile content capture continues to grow as more and more, smartphones are being used as primary devices. As Statista points out, automatic data capture solutions are regularly deployed for factory, warehouse, and logistics applications, and include both handheld and stationary bar code scanning and imaging devices, as well as bar code printers,...

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  • How can I convert a book into a searchable PDF?

    Converting books into searchable PDF makes archiving easy along with making any text in books searchable. If you have a large collection of books, they will sooner or later succumb to wear and tear. However, converting them into PDFs stores them for life. Digitizing books also aids in accessing important...

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  • Document Capture service for online OCR

    Dynamsoft is releasing a new online OCR (optical character recognition) hosting service, Dynamsoft Document Capture, to Convert scanned images and pdf files to editable word document. Designed to automate information capture from scanned documents or existing PDFs, users are empowered to extract text for purposes of document management, records archive,...

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  • [Deprecated]Convert PDF and JPG files to Microsoft Word / Excel

    We are pleased to announce that Dynamsoft Document Capture service is now online! It is an online OCR (optical character recognition) hosting service which shows how to combine pdf files and image files to dozens of text formats. Here are some highlights of what you can do with the online...

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  • Recommended Scan Settings for the Best OCR Accuracy

    Business productivity goes down when the paper starts stacking up in the office, which makes it impossible to have an office workspace without a document scanner. Every day millions of documents are scanned for finding, storing, verifying, and sharing information. This digital transit of documents requires a fast and accurate...

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  • Dynamsoft Dynamic Web TWAIN 11.3.2 released

    v11.3.2 added OCR module and improved scanning performance We are pleased to announce that version 11.3.2 of Dynamic Web TWAIN, the web-based TWAIN scanning and imaging SDK, is now available! Highlights of the new version: Added new OCR Professional Add-on for extracting text from images. The OCR module supports Western and...

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  • Introducing Dynamsoft OCR Professional Module

    Scan Images and Conduct OCR in Web Apps with Dynamic Web TWAIN and its New OCR Engine Now you can scan documents and perform Optical Character Recognition (OCR) to extract text from images with Dynamic Web TWAIN, using its new OCR engine. This capability is a common requirement for most...

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  • How to OCR PDF in a .NET Desktop Application

    Convert a PDF file to an image and read text from the image in C# / VB.NET Recently, several customers have asked us if it’s possible to use Dynamic .NET TWAIN to convert a PDF file to an image, and then extract text from it, all in a .NET desktop app....

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  • How to do zone OCR in C# using Dynamic .NET TWAIN

    Optical character recognition (OCR) is an important part of document management workflow. With OCR, the scanned images of documents can be stored more compactly. OCR also lets the scanned document be converted so the text becomes searchable. Sometimes you may not want to OCR through the whole page of an...

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  • OCR a Selected Area of an Image in JavaScript

    Since version 8.2, Dynamsoft’s ImageCapture Suite, an image acquisition SDK optimized for web applications, supports seamless integration with the 1-D/2-D Barcode Reader and OCR add-ons. The following source code will show you how to use ImageCapture Suite to capture images from webcams and scanners, select an area of the scanned...

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