April 1, 2010 in Software (E)
[prMac.com] Berlin, Germany - OCRKit 1.1 is a powerful, streamlined, and fast, yet affordable OCR with support for more than 10 languages for the Mac. The new Mac application OCRKit transforms images and PDF files into searchable PDFs. With built-in OCR allows for editable PDF files with a simple drag and drop and to find them with the Mac's built-in Spotlight desktop search.
OCRKit comes as a native, Intel Macintosh application focusing on usability and simple to use. By dragging a document onto the application icon a searchable and multi page PDF is quickly created. OCRKit helps to organize the office workflow: By making received information, in image or PDF form, from a copier, scanner, receipt or via e-mail editable and indexable to find them with Spotlight or manage them in a database application.
OCRKKit comes with support for many OCR languages, including English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish and Swedish, and even more user-interface translations: English, Dutch, German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish, Simplified-Chinese, Traditional-Chinese, and works with Apple Mac OS X 10.4, 10.5 as well as with the 'Snow Leopard' version 10.6. on Intel Macs. The support of AppleScript allows professionals to create dedicated solutions for specific and even difficult workflows.
What is new in OCRKit 1.1?
* Support for new OCR languages: Polish, Russian, Turkish
* Control for color detection
* Improved automatic color detection
* Improved embedding of certain image files
Pricing and Availability:
OCRKit can be tested for 14 days and is available for EUR 39 (approx. $50 USD) online and several distributors and resellers world-wide.
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