The Microsoft OCR Library for Windows Runtime allows developers to add text recognition capabilities to their apps.
Supported platforms: Windows Phone 8, Windows Phone 8.1, Windows 8.1 (Windows Store apps only).
Supported languages: Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Swedish, Turkish.
Documentation: Available at msdn.microsoft.com.
Code sample: Available at code.msdn.microsoft.com.
NOTE: In Windows 10, OCR is part of Windows SDK as Universal Windows Platform (UWP) API. Check UWP documentation at msdn.microsoft.com and UWP code samples at github.com/Microsoft/Windows-universal-samples/.
Requires NuGet 2.5 or higher.
Install-Package Microsoft.Windows.Ocr -Version 1.0.0
dotnet add package Microsoft.Windows.Ocr --version 1.0.0
<PackageReference Include="Microsoft.Windows.Ocr" Version="1.0.0" />
paket add Microsoft.Windows.Ocr --version 1.0.0
This package has no dependencies.
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