PC Requirements

Operating System

  • Microsoft® Windows® 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7
  • Microsoft Windows Server® 2016 / 2012 / 2012 R2 / 2008 R2
  • For working with localized interfaces corresponding language support is required

Hardware

  • PC with 1 GHz or higher
  • 1 GB of RAM (4 GB is recommended)
  • 1.2 GB of hard disk space for typical program installation and 1.2 GB free space for optimal 
 program operation
  • Video card with 1024x768 resolution or higher
  • An Internet connection is required to activate your serial number.
  • Keyboard, mouse or other pointing device

Terminal Server Support 

The operation of ABBYY FineReader 14 in terminal mode has been tested for the following configurations:

Other Equipment

Scanners & MFPs

  • FineReader supports TWAIN- and WIA-compatible scanners, multi-function peripherals (MFPs) and all-in-one devices when using in scanning mode.

    You can find such scanners among the popular models offered by:

Avision Kodak Plustek
Brother Lexmark Ricoh
Canon Microtek Visioneer
Epson Mustek VuPoint
Fujitsu OKI Xerox
HP Panasonic  

and others*

Digital Cameras

Recommended Requirements for Digital Cameras:

  • 5 megapixel sensor (minimum – 2 megapixel)
  • Flash disable feature
  • Manual aperture control or aperture priority mode
  • Manual focusing
  • An anti-shake system or the use of a tripod is recommended
  • Optical zoom

Knowledge Base

All ABBYY FineReader 14 topics

Updates

All recent products have built-in update system.
To update product: Select the Help › Check for update menu item.

All Updates

ABBYY Mobile OCR Engine
ABBYY Mobile Imaging SDK
ABBYY Real-Time Recognition SDK