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Old September 21st, 2010, 01:34 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question scaning document with cam and converting to txt or word files

is there an app for converting foto's of document to txt or word files?

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Old September 21st, 2010, 01:42 PM   #2 (permalink)
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A quick Google search reveals that Snapit does what you want.

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If you plan to digitize a lot of material, though, I'd suggest a desktop OCR program like Abbyy FineReader.
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i'm living in germany now and the times when you most need to translate something is when you dont have a laptop around
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i'm living in germany now and the times when you most need to translate something is when you dont have a laptop around
I use Google Goggles to do that. I've only used it on small items (menus, street signs etc..) so I don't know how well it would work on large documents.
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is there an app for converting foto's of document to txt or word files?
Hi, we are developers of ScanDoc, which allows you to scan a document's image and transform it into digital text. ScanDoc recognizes Chinese, English and 15 other European languages.





View ScanDoc's video on youtube:
ScanDoc Document Reader - YouTube

You could find it on Android Market:
https://market.android.com/details?id=hotcard.doc.reader (Lite Version)
https://market.android.com/details?id=hotcard.doc.reader.regged (Paid Version)

Give a try!
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