What's New

- Added new interface languages - Dutch, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Korean, and Brazilian (Portuguese);
- Solved issues with ADF scanners;
- Solved issues related to copying text from text area;
- Some more bug fixing and improvements.

We strive to make our application better and more convenient with each update. If you have suggestions for improvements or faced any issues working with the application, please send us your feedback via “FineReader” > “Provide FineReader feedback" option of the product menu.

App Description

Easily turn documents of virtually any origin into information you can edit, quote, archive, search or share! ABBYY FineReader Pro complements the hassle-free efficiency of your computer by transforming paper documents, PDFs and digital photos of text into editable and searchable files. Say goodbye to time-consuming retyping and reformatting of documents – FineReader’s unmatched text recognition accuracy, language coverage and conversion features retain your original’s text, layout and formatting. It’s OCR the easy way – just as it should be!

With just a few clicks you can:
- Update documents with text corrections, date changes, modified conditions, links to other documents and more
- Instantly pull quotes from text and extract data
- Create searchable PDF files for archiving and sharing
- Make documents accessible for text-to-voice and more


- Scans and converts documents and images into a wide variety of popular electronic formats including: DOCX, ODT, RTF, XSLX, PDF and PDF/A, PPTX, HTML, EPUB and FB2
- Automates conversion tasks, processes batches of documents, and provides the ability to schedule OCR processing with the help of newly added Automator actions and AppleScript commands support;
- Accurately reconstructs document structure, layout and formatting across multiple pages – including headers/footers, footnotes, table of contents, page numbering, captions, etc.
- Creates editable, searchable and secure PDFs that are perfect for archiving and sharing
- Creates e-books in EPUB and FB2 formats for tablets and portable readers
- Performs image and photo pre-processing using ABBYY’s Advanced Digital Camera OCR technology
- Applies advanced OCR features to complex conversion tasks


- Professional OCR results with up to 99.8% character recognition accuracy
- Widest language support in the industry: 189 recognition languages (including Asian languages) in any combination of languages
- Multi-channel document input enables you to scan paper documents for processing or convert scanned images, PDFs and digital photos of text
- User-friendly interface with pre-defined Quick Tasks makes using FineReader easy and intuitive and provides Section 508 compliancy

* According to internal ABBYY testing. Accuracy and formatting results can vary depending on factors such as document quality and scanner settings.

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 13, 2014 Initial release
  • August 01, 2014 New version 12.0.6
  • August 01, 2014 Price decrease: $99.99 -> $74.99
  • August 04, 2014 Price increase: $74.99 -> $99.99
  • October 22, 2014 New version 12.0.7
  • September 13, 2015 New version 12.1.3
  • September 13, 2015 Price increase: $99.99 -> $119.99
  • September 25, 2015 Price decrease: $119.99 -> $79.99
  • October 04, 2015 Price increase: $79.99 -> $119.99

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