ABBYY FineReader 12 Professional

ABBYY FineReader® 12 Professional OCR accurately converts paper and image documents into editable formats including Microsoft Office and searchable PDF – enabling you to reuse their content, archive them more efficiently and retrieve more quickly. FineReader eliminates the need to retype documents and ensures that important information is readily available. It instantly provides access to the entire document of any size and supports 190 languages in any combinations.

ABBYY FineReader 12 Professional

Edit a scanned document or an image PDF

Edit and create new documents based on paper or image-only originals. FineReader’s ability to turn documents, however complex their layouts, into editable files saves you significant time and effort.



Search and archive documents

An essential tool for the paperless office, ABBYY FineReader lets you transform the information trapped in paper or images into actionable, searchable, digital content.   

One-click OCR software

Extract information from paper originals

Quickly access content trapped in image-only PDFs and scans. Instantly copy and quote sections of content, including text, tables or images.


Windows® 8 / 8.1 certified

ABBYY FineReader 12 Professional is compatible with Windows 8/8.1. Both 32 and 64 bit systems are supported.

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ABBYY FineReader 12 Corporate

FineReader 12 for Corporate Use - Streamline Document Processing in Your Organization

Automated OCR and cost-effective corporate licensing make ABBYY FineReader Corporate an ideal solution for streamlining document processing among workgroups in business, government and academic environments.

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What is OCR?

Optical Character Recognition (OCR) is a technology that enables conversion of images, received from scanner or digital camera, and PDFs to editable and searchable text documents ready for editing, quoting, search, and archiving.

OCR and OCR Software

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Digital Camera OCR

Digital Camera OCRUse your digital camera or mobile phone as a portable “scanner” to capture text from hardcopy documents, books, newspapers, as well as from banners, posters and other media. Then, with ABBYY FineReader, convert your camera images into electronic text files for editing, archiving, creating new documents and other purposes.

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