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Cisdem OCRWizard 4 Review

Cisdem OCR LogoOne of the biggest issues, so far, with computer users, is that they cannot edit scanned documents. For instance, if you scanned a news story from a newspaper and you now have it saved on your computer as an image. You cannot edit it.

You feel helpless when it comes to editing such scanned documents, images, or even PDFs. Thanks to Cisdem OCRWizard 4, it has solved this very issue – and it has done it perfectly.

Introducing the Cisdem OCRWizard 4

It is an Optical Character Recognition (OCR) application for MAC users. Yes, it is an application that Mac users can install on their machines and can edit all types of scanned documents painlessly.

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Think of any image, a scanned document, PDF, or even business cards, you can now edit them with a few clicks. Cisdem OCRWizard 4 supports more than 40 languages and the documents can be edited as well as shared instantly.

Google Docs OCR Adds Support For 29 New Languages

Google DocsAfter adding support for 12 new file formats in Google Docs another update to the service now brings optical character recognition (OCR) to 29 additional languages (making the total supported languages to 34), the free online OCR feature allows users to upload photographed or scanned documents and convert them to editable text documents.

OCR Terminal - Exclusive OCR Scanning Credits For Our Blog Readers

Nothing beats the fast results and ease-of-use of an online OCR service, and OCR Terminal is one such online OCR service which helps users convert scanned documents and PDFs into searchable and editable document formats such as MS Word, RTF and TXT. The service was one of the first online OCR services when they launched in late 2008, and they've come a long way - offering a one-of-a-kind Desktop Client that allows batch processing of documents, a Web API for developers to integrate OCR functionality in their mobile and web apps, and they now support over 20 languages for character recognition.

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Best Free Online Optical Character Recognition (OCR) Services

Free OCR ServiceThere are two well-known OCR software available for free namely - SimpleOCR and JOCR but both utilities require user to download and use them from desktop, however there is a better way to get images/documents converted in editable formats using free web-based OCR services, these free services allows users to upload documents in various formats and download editable version in format of their choice.

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I tested some of these free online OCR services and here is a list of best ones which will get the job done easily and accurately.

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