Aquaforest OCR SDK

OCR SDK to build C# OCR or VB.NET OCR Applications

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Aquaforest OCR SDK

Aquaforest's OCR SDK for .NET enables developers to directly make use of the Aquaforest OCR engine in their own applications and create searchable PDFs, RTFs, text files, etc. from Image-PDFs, TIFFs and bitmaps.

  Build High Performance 32-bit or 64-bit OCR applications

  PDF/A generation from TIFFs and PDFs

  Samples in C# and VB.NET

  Create compressed searchable PDF, DOCX, WORDML, RTF, CSV, XLSX, EXCELML, TXT, HTML and XPS files

  Programmatically access OCR results

  Support for over 100 languages

Searchable PDFs

Aquaforest's OCR engine, capable of processing thousands of pages per hour is used to recognise text from source TIFF and Image-Only PDF files and to create Searchable PDF files.


Image Preprocessing

For optimal OCR recognition options are available to control deskew, despeckle, graphics area treatment and auto-rotate.


Simple .NET Integration

The SDK has been designed to be simple to integrate with .NET applications and complete samples are provided in C#, VB.NET and ASP.NET.


Fully Searchable PDF Generation

The SDK can be used to generate fully text searchable PDFs with the original image and a transparent text layer.

System Requirements

Supported Operating Systems Windows Vista
Windows 7
Windows 8
Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2012
Disk Space 400 MB
.NET Framework 3.5 and 4
Visual C++ Runtime The Visual C++ Redistributable package is required for deployment as well as development.
  • The Aquaforest engine requires Visual C++ 2012 redistributables (x86 | x64)
  • The Extended engine requires Visual C++ 2010 redistributables (x86 | x64)
Product License Cost (including 12 months
support and maintenance)
Purchase Option

OCR SDK
Editions

OCR SDK Extended Edition Bundle
(1 Developer License + 1 Runtime)
£ 3,595
OCR SDK Advanced Edition Bundle
(1 Developer License + 1 Runtime)
£ 2,495
OCR SDK Standard Edition Bundle
(1 Developer License + 1 Runtime)
£ 1,875
OCR SDK Basic Edition Bundle
(1 Developer License + 1 Runtime)
£ 935

Additional
Runtimes

OCR SDK Extended Edition Runtime (Requires Developer License with Current Support & Maintenance) £ 1495
OCR SDK Advanced Edition Runtime (Requires Developer License with Current Support & Maintenance) £ 935
OCR SDK Standard Edition Runtime (Requires Developer License with Current Support & Maintenance) £ 625
OCR SDK Basic Edition Runtime (Requires Developer License with Current Support & Maintenance) £ 315
Product License Cost (including 12 months
support and maintenance)
Purchase Option

OCR SDK
Editions

OCR SDK Extended Edition Bundle
(1 Developer License + 1 Runtime)
€ 4,440
OCR SDK Advanced Edition Bundle
(1 Developer License + 1 Runtime)
€ 2,995
OCR SDK Standard Edition Bundle
(1 Developer License + 1 Runtime)
€ 2,250
OCR SDK Basic Edition Bundle
(1 Developer License + 1 Runtime)
€ 1,125

Additional
Runtimes

OCR SDK Extended Edition Runtime (Requires Developer License with Current Support & Maintenance) € 1,845
OCR SDK Advanced Edition Runtime (Requires Developer License with Current Support & Maintenance) € 1,125
OCR SDK Standard Edition Runtime (Requires Developer License with Current Support & Maintenance) € 750
OCR SDK Basic Edition Runtime (Requires Developer License with Current Support & Maintenance) € 375
Product License Cost (including 12 months
support and maintenance)
Purchase Option

OCR SDK
Editions

OCR SDK Extended Edition Bundle
(1 Developer License + 1 Runtime)
$ 5,995
OCR SDK Advanced Edition Bundle
(1 Developer License + 1 Runtime)
$ 3,995
OCR SDK Standard Edition Bundle
(1 Developer License + 1 Runtime)
$ 2,995
OCR SDK Basic Edition Bundle
(1 Developer License + 1 Runtime)
$ 1,495

Additional
Runtimes

OCR SDK Extended Edition Runtime (Requires Developer License with Current Support & Maintenance) $ 2,495
OCR SDK Advanced Edition Runtime (Requires Developer License with Current Support & Maintenance) $ 1,495
OCR SDK Standard Edition Runtime (Requires Developer License with Current Support & Maintenance) $ 995
OCR SDK Basic Edition Runtime (Requires Developer License with Current Support & Maintenance) $ 495

More detailed licensing and edition information is available. If you have any questions please contact Aquaforest sales for more information: sales@aquaforest.com.

Download Trial

For 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Windows.

Video Demo

Using OCR SDK

Code Samples

A list of samples included with the SDK

Purchasing a License

Online purchasing and other options.

Any Questions?

Email info@aquaforest.com with your questions.

Product Documentation

 Download Reference Guide