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Text Recognizer for WP – Create digital copies of your paper documents

OCR App for WP

OCR App for WPEven in this digital world, paper documents are still of a great importance, is it for the reason of future reading or a hard proof. Ever wanted to convert and keep some of those important paper documents in digital form, which can be easily read and studied while you’re on the go?

If you are, the new Text Recognizer application which recently debuted in the Windows Phone store is all that you need. It is a simple OCR (Optical Character Reader.) which is connected to their cloud-based service and delivers outstanding OCR results.

It’s Very easy to digitize documents with Text Recognizer: just select OCR language, take a photo – and get it in your Windows Phone!

As said, the app works by sending the data to their cloud based service; an internet connection is always needed. However, if you’re too concerned about the confidentiality of your documents, you might think of turning off your data connection, but the app may not generate optimum results in such a case.

Supported OCR Languages:

English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, Russian, Chinese PRC, Japanese and Korean.

Download Text Recognizer:

The app is priced at $2.49 with no reviews yet. So no idea how good or bad it will perform, but it is definitely a welcome addition.

WP Store Link



Narender Singh
Student of Business, but tech still remains the topmost interest. Nokia fan for life and has been using Nokia phones since my first phone. Starting with a Nokia 1200, present is a Symbian and future will surely bring a Lumia :) Also played with droids, but still ♥ Nokia. Blog at and here at NPU. Write to him at Email: [email protected]