Linux-Intelligent-Ocr-Solution (Lios) 1.9.1 Released.

sathayn linux sath.linux at
Mon Feb 24 02:01:40 UTC 2014

Lios is a free and open source software for converting print in to
text using either scanner or a camera, It can also produce text out of
scanned images from other sources such as Pdf, Image or Folder
containing Images. Program is given total accessibility for visually
impaired. Lios is written in python3, and we release it under GPL-3
license. There are great many possibilities for this program, Feedback
is the key to it, Expecting your feedback Nalin.x.Linux at

Lios 1.9.1 beta released for Ubuntu(>=13.10) and Fedora(>=19)


1. Acquire image from Scanner
2. Import images from PDFs,Folder
3. Scan using Web-cam(beta)
4. Support two OCR Engines (CUNEIFORM,TESSERACT)
5. 24 Language support (Given at the end), 30 more languages can be
installed in Tesseract,
6. OCR Selected images(With or without rotation)
7. Full Auto Rotation for any Language(If aspell installed for the
language, Eg : 8. "sudo apt-get install aspell-hi" for Hindi
9. OCR Selected Areas(Rectangle selection)
10 Output Insert position(Where the output is to be inserted)
11. Scan and OCR directly
12. Selection of Scan area, brightness, resolution and time between
repeated scanning
13. Advanced Brightness optimizer
14. Cache calibration(Scanner)
15. Selection of starting page number, page numbering mode and number
of pages to scan
16. Side by side view of image and output
17. Basic user interface options including image rotation and zoom options
18. Print text(beta)
19. Export as pdf(beta)
20. Audio converter
21. Spell-checker
22. Good text manipulation with Find, Find-and-Replace, Go-To-Page,
Go-To-Line, Append file, and Punch File
23. Options for save, load and reset settings
24. Text Reading with Highlighting, With user selected Color, Font,
and Background Color
25. Display Preferences for Low vision
26. Dictionary Support for English



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