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Sahil Reddy
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Joined: Jan 24, 2011
Posts: 145
Hello geeks ,

I want to develop OCR reading in Android especially for reading bills.....simple names and amount (digits).

Please suggest approach.

Thanks and Regards
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 42954
Check if the Tesseract library has been ported to Android; if not, send the image to be OCR-ed to a server where you can use it to do that.
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: OCR