Aspose.OCR Cloud

[Aspose.OCR Cloud][4] is a cloud-based REST API for optical character recognition and document scanning. It allows you to scan documents and recognize characters. Recognize text in English and other languages, and recognize text in all or specific part of an image. Aspose.OCR Cloud supports a variety of fonts in different styles, like regular, bold, and italic, and different image formats including JPEG, PNG, TIFF, GIF etc. You can use Aspose.OCR Cloud in many scenarios, for example, extracting text and saving to a database.

Supported Languages

The REST API supports more than 45 regional languages and can easily extract text from PDF and image files.

  • Extended Latin alphabet: Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, German,Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish etc.
  • Cyrillic alphabet: Bulgarian, Russian, Serbian, Ukrainian.
  • Middle Eastern scripts: Arabic, Hebrew, Persian (Farsi), Urdu.
  • Indic scripts: Bengali, Hindi.
  • Far East scripts: Chinese, Japanese, Korean, Thai, Tibetan.
  • Other European alphabets: Georgian, Greek.

Create searchable PDFs

Use our API to convert a scanned PDF file to a searchable PDF document, which can be easily navigated and indexed. As a result, the Text in searchable PDF documents can be selected, copied, and marked up and it becomes easy to index the PDF files.

Working with Aspose.OCR

  1. To integrate Aspose Cloud SDK into your iOS project, please read Getting Started with the Aspose Cloud iOS SDK
  2. Sign up with Aspose Cloud service at: [Cloud dashboard][3]
  3. [Create a new App and get your App SID and App Key][1].
  4. Call setAppKey:andAppSID: class method of AsposeApp with your App SID and App Key as an arguments to this method.
  5. Set the base product URI to [][2] by calling setBaseProductUri: class method of Product.
  6. Import AsposeAPIs.h header file in your class.
  7. Now we are ready to work with Aspose.OCR APIs.
  8. Extract text from a BMP or TIFF image by calling following method
+ (ASPOSEOCRResponse *) extractOCRorHOCRTextFromImages:(NSString *) fileName 
                        language:(NSString *) language 
                        useDefaultDictionaries:(BOOL) useDefaultDictionaries;
```11.  Extract text from a specific block of an image by calling following method
  • (ASPOSEOCRResponse *) extractOCRorHOCRTextFromASpecificBlock:(NSString *) fileName language:(NSString *) language rectX:(int) rectX rectY:(int) rectY rectWidth:(int) rectWidth rectHeight:(int) rectHeight useDefaultDictionaries:(BOOL) useDefaultDictionaries;
  • (ASPOSEOCRResponse *) extractImageTextFromlocalFile:(NSData *) fileData language:(NSString *) language useDefaultDictionaries:(BOOL)useDefaultDictionaries;

## Unit Tests for Aspose.OCR

In order to help you and quickly get started with the API, we have provided unit test coverage to Aspose.OCR APIs. The sample tests can be accessed over [this link][5].

## Download

Please visit the following link and download the latest release of [Aspose.OCR Cloud SDK for Android][6].

## Start a Free Trial Today

Start a free trial today – all you need is to [sign up][3] with Aspose Cloud service. Once you have signed up, you are ready to try powerful file processing features offered by Aspose Cloud.

## Customer Feedback

Your feedback is very important to us. Please feel free to provide feedback and raise feature requirements. We are keen to implement customer driven features since we are a 100% customer driven company. In case you encounter any issue or you have any related query, please feel free to contact via [free technical support forum][8].

## Live Demos
In order to experience the APIs, you may consider accessing the free demo applications hosted over [Aspose.App][7].