Adobe Scan: PDF Scanner, OCR

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The Adobe Scan scanner app turns your device into a powerful portable scanner that recognizes text automatically (OCR) and allows you to save to multiple files formats including PDF and JPEG.
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March 8, 2022
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The Adobe Scan scanner app turns your device into a powerful handheld scanner that automatically recognizes text (OCR) and lets you save to a variety of file formats, including PDF and JPEG.

The smartest scanner app. Scan anything – receipts, notes, documents, photos, business cards, whiteboards – with text you can reuse from any PDF and photo scan.

how does this work
• Make anything scannable with the Adobe Scan scanner app.
• Quickly create photo scans or PDF scans with the PDF scanner.
• Scan any document and convert it to PDF.

• Scan anything accurately with this portable PDF scanner.
• Advanced image technology automatically detects borders, sharpens scans, and recognizes text (OCR).

• Retouch scans or photos from your camera roll.
• Whether it’s a PDF or photo scan, you can preview, rearrange, crop, rotate and adjust colors.

Clean up your scans
• Remove and edit imperfections, erasing smudges, marks, wrinkles and even handwriting.

• Convert your photo scans into high-quality Adobe PDFs that use automatic character recognition (OCR) to decode text.
• Reuse text from any PDF scan with OCR.

Scan anything, anywhere
• Capture forms, receipts, notes and business cards with this portable PDF scanner.
• With the Adobe Scan scanner application, you can even scan multi-page documents and save them with a single click.

Recycled content
• Adobe Scan PDF Scanner enables any content to be scanned and reused.
• Free built-in Optical Character Recognition (OCR) allows you to reuse scanned text and content by creating high-quality PDFs that can be used in the free Adobe Acrobat Reader application.
• You can even turn Adobe Scan into a tax receipt scanner to easily highlight expenses.

Quickly find documents in the photo library
• This powerful scanner app automatically finds documents and receipts in your photos and converts them to PDF scans so you don’t have to.
• Automatic OCR converts text into content that you can edit, resize, and reuse in other documents.

Save business cards to contacts
• Scan business cards and Adobe Scan turns into a fast business card scanner and reader.
• Contact information is fetched automatically so you can quickly add contacts to your device – no typing required.

Get more done anytime, anywhere
• Save each scan to Adobe Document Cloud for instant access and sharing.
• Organize and scan lengthy legal documents with the Adobe Scan scanner application that lets you search, select, and copy text.
• You can also open PDF scans in Acrobat Reader to highlight important sections, add comments, fill out, and sign.

In-app purchase
Subscribe for more scanning capabilities. Subscriptions are available for Scan and Reader mobile apps and Acrobat on the web.
• Combine scans into one file, so you can combine multiple scans into a single document.
• Export PDFs to Microsoft Word or PowerPoint file formats to integrate into your workflow.
• Increased OCR capacity from 25 to 100 pages so you can find text across multiple scans.

Download the best free mobile scanner to convert photos and documents to PDF and JPEG on the go. With OCR technology, you can easily digitize books, business cards, and business documents and access them through Adobe Document Cloud. Adobe Scan is the PDF converter trusted by millions of people around the world. Scan photos to high-quality PDF or JPEG and share them easier than ever.

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What's new

• Work even faster. When a QR code is captured in a scan, Adobe Scan will show the associated action - instantly access links, add events to your calendar, and more.

• Performance and stability.


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