NOTE to current FotoNote 1.3 users. Please save your images, delete the old version, and fresh-install the latest FotoNote 2.0 from the App Store! Thank you!
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POOR TEXT QUALITY? Please see below.
ABOUT: FotoNote is a high-quality document storage and document management (DMS) app with image-to-text converter (OCR). It features two layers of security, internal file storage encryption, text recognition from pictures (server-based OCR), content extraction (tags) from images, convenient organization and storage, and easy search and retrieval capabilities.
DIGITAL VAULT: Store all your important documents in digital format for travel or emergency purposes within FotoNote password- and encryption-protected vault. Take pictures of your passport, driver license, credit cards, membership cards, and other important documents that you may need to have quickly and readily accessible right on your device, especially when travelling to have as a digital backup that is always with you. FotoNote can prevent headache if your wallet or an important document gets stolen.
DOCUMENT STORAGE & RETRIEVAL: Reading a magazine or newspaper and want to keep the article electronically? Need to capture receipts, business cards, labels, instructions or maybe a recipe? Simply take a FotoNote!
FotoNote is the premier solution for converting an image to electronic text. Commonly known as OCR and widely used in the business world, FotoNote brings this useful technology to the iPhone! Now even casual users can OCR their every day items like restaurant receipts for expense reports or tax deduction, or maybe take a screenshot in another app that you want to save the text from.
HOW IT WORKS: Take a photo with your iPhone and FotoNote will convert the photo into electronic text that can be stored securely right on your device, emailed, copied to clipboard, or exported to Facebook, Evernote, Dropbox, or MobileMe. And FotoNote automatically tags your FotoNotes to make them searchable in apps such as Evernote.
Capture text from as many photos as you wish and save and share the results.
POOR TEXT QUALITY: FotoNote uses one of the highest quality OCR and text processing technologies through OCR-IT API (www.ocr-it.com). Low text quality means the original image has some issues, such as poor lighting or low contrast. We want to assist you to reach the maximum potential. Before leaving any negative feedback about text recognition, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org and OCR experts will be glad to assist with text quality improvements.
Unlike other apps, FotoNote performs image enhancement right on your phone to optimize OCR speed and text results. Tips for optimal results:
•Photos should be taken on a flat surface with focused, lighted, clear text.
•There should be no bend in the paper that alters the shape of the text.
•Fuzzy, blurry, speckled, or dark photos taken in low light will also negatively affect results.
•Glossy images may also cause glare which may block camera from capturing text.
•Use the crop function to remove any areas not containing text.
•Use the rotate image function if needed to make the image horizontal.
FotoNote supports over 180 recognition languages.