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Handwriting to Text



For a long time, Evernote is recognising text in scanned or photographed images. You can search for handwritten text.

Is there a way to convert the handwritten text to typed text, please? Could there be a function to extract the recognised text from a picture? Why not just do it by default for each photographed image?

Please, add handwriting to text to Evernote.


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I've moved this discussion to the feature request forum.

Just some background on Evernote's OCR process for images.
It doesn't deliver a text transcription.  
Instead we get a text file containing best guesses for each item.  There's usually multipe guesses.
It's useful as a search tool, but mostly unreadable.
There's documentation at https://help.evernote.com/hc/en-us/articles/208314518-How-Evernote-makes-text-inside-images-searchable

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