A comprehensive OCR SDK
for software developers.

More value for your software solution.

ABBYY FineReader Engine lets developers, integrators and BPOs integrate optical text recognition technologies into their applications. Based on the ABBYY recognition platform, this SDK enables scanned documents and images to be transformed into searchable and editable document formats – and delivers award-winning OCR, intelligent character recognition (ICR), barcode, checkmark and field-level/zonal recognition and PDF conversion.


Unmatched Recognition Accuracy

Thousands of companies process more than 9.3 billion pages* from documents and forms annually using ABBYY technologies.

*According to ABBYY’s internal data


Powerful and Simple API

ABBYY FineReader Engine makes starting up fast and easy with its processing profiles. Additionally, its API allows developers to fine tune the engine for processing specific types of documents.


Automatic Document Classification

A new API for automatic document classification enables applications to categorize and sort batches of documents according to predefined document classes.


ABBYY FineReader Engine Helps Blind Readers

To bridge the gap for blind patients, all big hospitals of the Republic of Korea are now using special equipment by HonestVision. It transforms printed documents into speech sound and is built on ABBYY FineReader Engine.


We tried several tools, but...

Budanet was searching for OCR software for special task. It was the data capture from Hungarian ID cards; reading, identifying and data process with great accuracy. We tried several tools, but in OCR the ABBYY software was unbeatable, therefore we have chosen it.

József Bozsik, Managing Director, Budanet
undefined Hungary

More testimonials

Industry Focus


Integrate OCR and data capture technologies into healthcare applications.

Learn more ›

Machine Vision

Text & barcode reading for automated manufacturing and quality control systems.

Learn more ›


SDKs that empower legal applications for case review, e-Discovery and other tasks.

Learn more ›

Want to try?

Contact sales team for more information or request a free trial