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Best opensource OCR software to read numbers from images

Baz Matt
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Joined: Feb 26, 2013
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Hi Folks,

I have an urgent requirement in my project to read house no.'s from scanned images. There are couple of open source optical character recognition software's out there in the market. I have tried couple of them like Tesseract, Tess4j etc. I`m able to get them to read characters without much problem like a scanned book with regular words. But they all fail miserably when attempting to high resolution images of numbers as in the requirement I have mentioned. Any push in the right direction would be greatly appreciated. I am aware that there are existing softwares used by companies for similar requirements
 
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