FreeOCR is a free Optical Character Recognition utility which helps you extract text contents from images and pdf files. Scanned text contents can be exported to Text file format (.txt) or to Microsoft word format (.doc)
FreeOCR is compatible with Windows XP/7/2003/Vista/Server 2008, but requires the Microsoft .Net 2.0 framework to be installed in your system.
Features provided in FreeOCR
- Support for multiple image types including TIFF files.
- PDF image scanning
- Supports image scanning from scanners
You can download FreeOCR freeware from here