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This plugin attempts to identify and extract text from an image.

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ionic cordova plugin add cordova-plugin-mobile-ocrnpm install @ionic-native/ocr
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Supported Platforms

  • Android
  • iOS


import { MobileOCR, OCRSourceType } from '@ionic-native/ocr/ngx';

constructor(private ocr: MobileOCR) { }


this.ocr.recText(OCRSourceType.NORMFILEURL, "file://path/to/image.png")
  .then((res: OCRResult) => console.log(JSON.stringify(res)))
  .catch((error: any) => console.error(error));