TextRecognize

TextRecognize[image]
recognizes text in image and returns it as a string.

Details and OptionsDetails and Options

  • TextRecognize works with arbitrary grayscale and multichannel images, operating on the intensity value of each pixel.
  • TextRecognize[File["filename"]] recognizes text in the image file stored at "filename".
  • TextRecognize accepts a Language option. By default, Language:>$Language is used.
  • The following Language settings can be used:
  • "Afrikaans""Albanian""Azerbaijani""AzerbaijaniCyrillic"
    "Belarusian""Bosnian""Bulgarian""Catalan"
    "Cebuano""Chinese""ChineseTraditional""Croatian"
    "Czech""Danish""DanishFraktur""Dutch"
    "English""Esperanto""Estonian""Finnish"
    "French""Galician""Georgian""German"
    "GermanFraktur""Greek""Haitian""Hungarian"
    "Icelandic""Indonesian""Irish""Italian"
    "Japanese""Kazakh""Kirghiz""Korean"
    "Lao""Latin""Lithuanian""Macedonian"
    "Malay""Norwegian""Polish""Portuguese"
    "Romanian""Russian""Serbian""SerbianLatin"
    "Slovak""Slovenian""Spanish""Swahili"
    "Swedish""Tajik""Turkish""Ukrainian"
    "Uzbek""UzbekCyrillic""Vietnamese""Welsh"
Introduced in 2010
(8.0)
| Updated in 2016
(11.0)