ABBYY FineReader

Convert scans, images and PDFs into editable
documents with unmatched accuracy.




ABBYY FineReader is an optical character recognition (OCR) software that provides unmatched text recognition accuracy and conversion capabilities, virtually eliminating retyping and reformatting of documents. Intuitive use and one-click automated tasks let you do more in fewer steps. Up to 190 languages are supported for text recognition, more than any other OCR software in this market.


Product Family


FineReader 12 Professional

Scan and convert paper documents, PDFs and digital
photos of text into editable files on Windows PC.

FineReader 12 Corporate

Auto-convert documents with hot-folders and
scheduling, and benefit from cost-effective licensing options.

FineReader Pro for Mac

The most accurate text recognition & PDF conversion
for Mac OS X.


What Does It Do?

FineReader converts scanned paper documents,
digital images of texts and image-only PDFs into
actionable formats such as Microsoft Word, Excel or
searchable PDFs, enabling you to quote or entirely
reuse text and table content without retyping.


FineReader software is powered by award winning
ABBYY OCR technology. OCR, or text recognition,
uses intelligent algorithms that convert images into
editable text, preserving the original layout and
formatting of the initial document.

OCR Software: What Does ABBYY FineReader Do

Versions You Can Upgrade From

FineReader 11