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Extract Text With OCR

Description#

This activity is the process of using the OCR engine on documents to extracts the text from them.

Properties#

Input#

  • Clipping Region – The rectangular region to extract the selected text. If the region is not specified, the text from the entire image gets extracted.
  • Image File Path – Specify the path of the image file to extract the text file.
  • OCR Engine – The OCR engine instance
  • OCR Parameters – Parameters to pass to OCR engine. OCR ParamOCR Param page Segmentation mode

Misc#

  • DisplayName – Add a display name to your activity.
  • Private – By default, activity will log the values of your properties inside your workflow. If private is selected, then it stops logging.

Optional#

  • Continue On Error – Specifies if the automation should continue even when the activity throws an error. This field only supports Boolean values (True, False). The default value is False.

    Note: If this activity is included in Try Catch and the value of this property is True, no error is caught when the project is executed

Output#

  • Result – It displays the text extracted from the image and the screen coordinates of each word found in that image

Example#