Image to Text

Extract text from image files using this Optical Character Recognition tool.

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OCR Options
Select the language of the text in your image. This helps for a more accurate OCR conversion.
Output dropdown will remain as text but output file will be in above extension.

How to Convert Image to Text?

  1. Click the “Choose Images” button to upload your image files
  2. Click the "Convert" button to start extracting text from the image.
  3. Click the "Download" button to download the text file with extracted text from your image.

Easy to Use

With this Image to Text tool, you no longer have to type out text from images manually. Upload the image and our AI-based tool will automatically extract and save text from the image


Behind the scenes, this tool uses the AI-based Tesseract ocr (optical Character Recognize) engine to extract text from images. Advanced image pre-processing plus data models are used for the best results.

Free & Secure

This Image to Text converter is free and works on any web browser. Plus, all files are protected with 256-bit SSL encryption and deleted automatically after a few hours. Your file security and privacy are guaranteed.

How does it work?

When you upload an image, we first pre-process it so that it has proper size, contrast, and rotations. We then use an AI-based Tesseract model to extract text from the image. The accuracy of the text extraction largely depends on the image quality. So we recommend uploading images in high quality and contrast.

Do you support multiple languages?

Yes. We support multiple languages including English, German, Spanish, Italian, and many more.

What image formats do you support?

You can upload images in JPG, JPEG, PNG, or WebP format

What can I use this Image to Text converter for?
  1. Class Notes: Quickly take a photo of your class notes or textbooks and easily convert them to digital text. No need to manually type!
  2. Office Documents: This OCR converter is perfect for extracting text from office document scans.
  3. Instant Messages: Easily convert social media message screenshots into text format

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