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Image to Text converter (OCR) for Ubuntu / Linux Mint

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http://blog.sudobits.com – Tesseract is the best program for converting image to text, on Ubuntu/Linux. I’ve tried several OCR (Optical Character Recognition) applications but its accuracy is certainly higher than any other applications. Tesseract is a simple and easy to use command line utility. It’s cross-platform application, and of course – it’s a free and open source software! You can supply various input formats and it can convert into 60+ languages. Installing Tesseract in Ubuntu / Linux sudo apt-get install tesseract-ocr Further, you can install any language packages if required. Now, you (HowTos)