abbyyR: Access to Abbyy Optical Character Recognition (OCR) API

Get text from images of text using Abbyy Cloud Optical Character Recognition (OCR) API. Easily OCR images, barcodes, forms, documents with machine readable zones, e.g. passports. Get the results in a variety of formats including plain text and XML. To learn more about the Abbyy OCR API, see http://

Version: 0.3
Depends: R (≥ 3.2.0)
Imports: httr, XML, curl, RecordLinkage, readr
Suggests: testthat, knitr (≥ 1.11)
Published: 2016-02-04
Author: Gaurav Sood [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Gaurav Sood <gsood07 at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: abbyyR citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: abbyyR results


Reference manual: abbyyR.pdf
Vignettes: A Worked Out Example of Managing with abbyyR
Overview of abbyyR
Getting Text from Wisconsin Ads Storyboards Using abbyyR
Package source: abbyyR_0.3.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel: not available
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: abbyyR_0.3.tgz, r-oldrel: not available
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: abbyyR_0.3.tgz
Old sources: abbyyR archive