ABBYY FineReader Engine

The most comprehensive OCR SDK for software developers.

Integrate AI-powered OCR features into your applications.

Detailed SDK documentation and support

The detailed documentation with many explanations and code samples makes it easy to integrate text recognition and data capture functionalities into your applications – even for newcomers.

Start your work with ABBYY FineReader Engine by opening the Developer's Help, which is provided with the product and read the section Basic Usage Scenarios Overview. With each scenario, you find detailed description, implementation advice, and suggestions on optimizing the code for specific tasks. If your task is not compatible with any of the basic scenarios, you may find useful advices in the Advanced Techniques section.

We also recommend referring to the Programming Aspects section, where you can find useful information on using ABBYY FineReader Engine in different programming languages. In addition, you can view code samples provided with the ABBYY FineReader Engine developer package. The detailed API reference can be also found in the product Developer's Help file.

You are welcome to visit our extensive knowledge base or help forum to learn more about best ABBYY OCR SDK programming practices. If you need more support, you can always consult our technical experts. The ABBYY Technical Support team is ready to answer your questions already during the evaluation phase.

In addition, ABBYY can support your projects with Professional Service offerings and customised trainings for you or your customers.

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