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Abbyy Screen OCR

UiPath.AbbyyEmbedded.Activities.AbbyyScreenOCR

Extracts a string and its information from an indicated UI element or image using Abbyy OCR Engine. It can be used with other OCR activities exclusively within the purpose of screen scraping.
Here are a few examples of activities that can be used together with Abby Screen OCR: Click OCR Text, Hover OCR Text, Double Click OCR Text, Get OCR Text, Find OCR Text Position, CV Screen Scope, CV Get Text.
This activity will not work within the following activities: Digitize Document, Read PDF with OCR or Read XPS with OCR.

Properties

Common

  • DisplayName - The display name of the activity.

Misc

  • Private - If selected, the values of variables and arguments are no longer logged at Verbose level.

Options

  • CustomRecognitionProfilePath - Specifies the full path to a custom built Recognition Profile. This field supports only strings and String variables.
  • EnginePack - Specifies which embedded engine must be used for image processing. There are two options, as follows: Basic - Supports a wide range of languages, Extended - Contains extra support for Chinese, Japanese, and Korean languages. Check the list of all available languages for the Basic pack at the bottom of this page.
  • ExtractWords - If selected, the on-screen position of each detected word is extracted.
  • Language - The language used by the OCR engine to extract the text from the UI element or image. The language name must be fully written, such as "English", "Japanese", "Romanian". The default value is "English".
    If you want to use one of the following languages ChinesePRC, ChineseTaiwan, Japanese, Korean, and KoreanHangul you need to install a separate bundle package available in the Manage Packages menu.
  • Scale - The scaling factor of the selected UI element or image. The higher the number is, the more you enlarge the image. This can provide a better OCR read and it is recommended with small images. If you want to scale down, values between 0 and 1 are also accepted. By default, the value is 1.

Output

  • Confidence - The resulting confidence score, stored in an Int32 variable. This field supports only Int32 variables.
  • Result - The text extracted by the OCR engine along with their on-screen position, stored in a KeyValuePair<Rectangle,String>. This field supports only KeyValuePair<Rectangle,String>.
  • Text - The text extracted by the OCR engine, stored in a String variable. This field supports only String variables.

Basic Pack - Languages

Abkhaz

Adyghe

Afrikaans

Agul

Albanian

Altaic

Arabic

ArmenianEastern

ArmenianGrabar

ArmenianWestern

Awar

Aymara

AzeriCyrillic

AzeriLatin

Bashkir

Basque

Belarusian

Bemba

Blackfoot

Breton

Bugotu

Bulgarian

Burmese

Buryat

Catalan

Chamorro

Chechen

Chukcha

Chuvash

Corsican

CrimeanTatar

Croatian

Crow

Czech

Danish

Dargwa

Digits

Dungan

Dutch

DutchBelgian

English

EskimoCyrillic

EskimoLatin

Esperanto

Estonian

Even

Evenki

Faeroese

Farsi

Fijian

Finnish

French

Frisian

Friulian

GaelicScottish

Gagauz

Galician

Ganda

German

GermanLuxembourg

GermanNewSpelling

Greek

Guarani

Hani

Hausa

Hawaiian

Hebrew

Hungarian

Icelandic

Ido

Indonesian

Ingush

Interlingua

Irish

Italian

Kabardian

Kalmyk

KarachayBalkar

Karakalpak

Kasub

Kawa

Kazakh

Khakas

Khanty

Kikuyu

Kirgiz

Kongo

Koryak

Kpelle

Kumyk

Kurdish

Lak

Lappish

Latvian

Lezgin

Lithuanian

Luba

Macedonian

Malagasy

Malay

Malinke

Maltese

Mansi

Maori

Mari

Maya

Miao

Minankabaw

Mohawk

Mongol

Mordvin

Nahuatl

Nenets

Nivkh

Nogay

NorwegianBokmal

NorwegianNynorsk

Nyanja

Occidental

Ojibway

Ossetic

Papiamento

PidginEnglish

Polish

PortugueseStandard

PortugueseBrazilian

Provencal

Quechua

RhaetoRomanic

Romanian

RomanianMoldavia

Romany

Ruanda

Rundi

Russian

RussianWithAccent

Samoan

Selkup

Serbian

SerbianCyrillic

SerbianLatin

Shona

Sioux

Slovak

Slovenian

Somali

Sorbian

Sotho

Spanish

Sunda

Swahili

Swazi

Swedish

Tabassaran

Tagalog

Tahitian

Tajik

Tatar

Thai

Tinpo

Tongan

Tswana

Tun

Turkish

Turkmen

TurkmenLatin

Tuvin

Udmurt

UighurCyrillic

UighurLatin

Ukrainian

UzbekCyrillic

UzbekLatin

Vietnamese

Visayan

Welsh

Wolof

Xhosa

Yakut

Yiddish

Zapotec

Zulu

Extended Pack - Languages

ChinesePRC

ChineseTaiwan

Japanese

Korean

KoreanHangul

Updated 11 months ago


Abbyy Screen OCR


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