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Smart Classifier InfoExtractor Compreno 2.6 Release 1 available (07.11.2016)
This is new release of ABBYY's Compreno platform comes with new features and core technology improvements:

  • Smart Classifier 2.6
    • Classification performance enhancements
    • Creation and management of classification projects via REST API
    • Batch mode (Smart Classifier & InfoExtractor)
  • InfoExtractor 2.6

ABBYY Technology Summit 2016

The Technology Summit (USA) is an annual international learn-and-discuss event focused on profitable trends in data capture, analytics, and recognition services. It is a place to interact directly with and learn from the industry thought leaders and experts.

  • Date: November 16-18, 2016
  • Location: San Diego, California

Key sessions

  • Open mic sessions with executives, including ABBYY senior management
  • Team training 1-on-1 in private sessions
  • Extensive training sessions for partners and developers

FlexiCapture Engine Webinar

WEBINAR: Enhance your Applications with Data Capture Functions


ABBYY SDK Webinaire

WEBINAIRE | Jeudi 10 novembre 2016 | de 11h00 à 12h00 | Langage: Français

  • Lors de ce webinaire, vous aurez l’occasion de découvrir :
    • Capture de données à partir de documents structurés, semi-structurés et non structurés
    • Introduction aux technologies de pointe de capture de données
    • Utilisation de scénarios et de références
    • Démonstration en direct et session de Q&R

FlexiCapture Engine icon FlexiCapture Engine 11 - Release 3 available (31.10.2016)
This is a maintenance release containing new features and improvements:

  • Asynchronous scanning
  • Ability to export files into memory stream
  • Information about unreleased objects
  • ... more detailsDownload (Login needed)

ABBYY Webinar Healthcare

WEBINAR: Close digitization gap in health care sector

  • In German: Wednesday, October 26th, 2016 | 11:00 CET
  • In English: coming soon.

OCR SDK icon FineReader Engine 11 for Windows - Release 8 available (03.10.2016)
This is a maintenance release containing a lot of new features and improvements:

  • Orientation and skew correction on text injection.
  • Ability to detect text layer in PDFs imported from memory stream.
  • Faster printing of PDF using MRC.
  • ... more detailsDownload (Login needed)

CLI OCR Linux icon FineReader Engine 11 CLI for Linux - Release 6 available (12.09.2016)

  • Some highlights of new features and improvements:
    • Faster document processing
    • Higher recognition accuracy
    • More accurate and faster barcode reading
  • Technical Comparison: OCR Integration CLI vs. SDK
  • More details on the latest release, documentation, trial, pricing are available on ocr4linux.com ...

Semantics Conference Banner

  • The annual SEMANTiCS conference is the meeting place for professionals who make semantic computing work.
  • ABBYY will also present a session on: How to compute semantic relationships between entities and facts out of natural texts.
    • The talk covers how facts and their relationships that are relevant to an organization can be detected when combining deep linguistic analysis, a universal semantic hierarchy, artificial intelligence and domain-specific knowledge; for example in contract management scenarios.

WEBINAR: Mobile and Cloud OCR for your App - Winning and Retaining Customers

WEBINAR: Mobile and Cloud OCR for your App - Winning and Retaining Customers

  • In English: Thursday, 8th of September 2016 | 11:00 a.m. CET
  • In German: Wednesday, 14th of September 2016 | 10:00 a.m. CET

Mobile OCR SDK icon Mobile OCR Engine 4.0 - Release 15 available (20.07.2016)

  • Upgrade of libpng version according to Google Play Policy requirements.
  • Bug fixes.
  • iOS: Download (Login needed)
  • Android: Download (Login needed)

Mobile Imaging SDK Icon Mobile Imaging SDK 1 - Release 4 Update available (08.07.2016)


FineReader Engine icon Receipt Capture SDK 1 - Release 1 available (21.06.2016)
This is the first release of ABBYY Receipt Capture SDK 1. Key features and benefits:

  • Easy-to-integrate SDK automatically extracting data from receipts.
  • For providers of Customer Loyalty Management software and services.
  • Extraction of basic fields, extended fields and line items.
  • Pre-trainied for 100+ USA top retail chains, can be easily trained via API.

OCR SDK icon FineReader Engine 11 for Windows - Release 7 Update available (25.05.2016)
This is a maintenance release containing a lot of new features and improvements:

  • Ability to convert documents containing undefined number of pages to searchable PDFs.
  • Simultaneous usage of network and standalone licenses within one installation.
  • Garbage removal from color images.
  • ... more detailsDownload (Login needed)

Mobile OCR SDK icon Mobile OCR Engine 4.0 - Release 15 available (19.05.2016)

  • This maintenance release contains Android library for ARM-v7 and x86 processor architectures, improvements in Japanese OCR and bug fixes.
  • iOS: Download (Login needed)
  • Android: Download (Login needed)

OCR SDK icon FineReader Engine 11 for Mac - Release 6 Update available (30.03.2016)
This release is a patch to the latest official maintenance release (FineReader Engine 11 R6):


OCR SDK icon FineReader Engine 11 for Linux - Release 6 Update available (21.03.2016)
This release is a patch to the latest official maintenance release (FineReader Engine 11 R6):


FlexiCapture Engine Webinar

WEBINAR: Enhance your Applications with Data Capture Functions.


WEBINAR: Mobile and Cloud OCR for your App - Winning and Retaining Customers


PDF Days Illu

ABBYY @ PDF Days Europe 2016 in Berlin, June, 14-15

  • Check out the agenda – almost 50 sessions!
  • ABBYY host a session on smart classification:
    Classification of PDF documents - How you can optimize your processes

FineReader Engine 11 Webinar

WEBINAR: Add Value to Your Applications with OCR and Document Conversion Functionality


Developer Survey - Your Feedback Wanted!
Make Runtime Deployment Easier

ABBYY is creating a tool to help developers to bundle the correct FineReader Engine DLLs in the distribution package for their applications. The new FineReader Engine Runtime Package Assembling Tool will automatically pull a list of recommended/needed files based on the use case, OCR languages and other functions. You will no longer need to do this manually.

  • Take the survey - already closed :-(
    • about key use cases
    • functions & features you require
    • open until April 25, 2016.

16 questions - 10 minutes to make deployment easier.
The ABBYY team is looking forward to your feedback and needs. THX for your support!


FineReader Engine 11 Webinar

WEBINAR for Developers | 14 April 2016 | 10:00 a.m. GMT | 11:00 a.m. CET | Language: English

  • Do your applications already utilise the latest OCR technology features?
  • Is your application state-of-the-art in regard to text recognition?
  • In this webinar, we will present the innovative new features, which are available in the latest release of the ABBYY FineReader Engine 11 OCR toolkit.

OCR SDK icon FineReader Engine 11 for Mac - Release 6 available (25.01.2016)
This is a maintenance release containing a lot of new features and improvements:

  • Advanced language detection mode.
  • PDF export improvements.
  • Japanese, Arabic, Thai, and Farsi OCR accuracy improvements.
  • ... more detailsDownload (Login needed)

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FineReader Engine 11 Webinar

Webinaire SDK | Mardi 2 février 2016, de 11h00 à 12h00 | Langage : français
Lors de ce webinaire, vous aurez l’occasion de découvrir :

  • Les possibilités du kit de développement logiciel ABBYY FineReader Engine 11
  • Les nouvelles fonctions et les améliorations apportées par la dernière mise à jour
  • Les évolutions du traitement des documents PDF et PDF/A

FlexiCapture Engine icon FlexiCapture Engine 11 - Release 2 available (18.01.2016)
This is a maintenance release containing a lot of new features and improvements:

  • Windows 10 support.
  • Full JNI wrapper.
  • The distributive includes Sample folder as a ZIP archive.
  • Compatibility with FlexiCapture 11 R4.
  • ... more detailsDownload (Login needed)

OCR SDK icon FineReader Engine 11 for Linux - Release 6 available (18.01.2016)
This is a maintenance release containing a lot of new features and improvements:


OCR SDK icon FineReader Engine 11 for Windows - Release 6 Update available (18.01.2016)
This maintenance release contains bug fixes.