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Convert PDF and JPG files
to Microsoft® Word and Excel®

Register now and get 10 free page credits to convert documents online!
Pages recognized in the last 24 hours: 24125
Customer rating: 4.8 *Based on 69,276 votes
  • Convert PDF documents to Microsoft Word

    Convert PDF documents to Microsoft Word

    Edit and quote PDF texts
  • Convert table images to Microsoft Excel

    Convert table images to Microsoft Excel

    Re-use tabular data from scans and PDF documents
  • Create searchable PDFs from scans

    Create searchable PDFs from scans

    Save your documents in PDF and easily find the text you need

FineReader Online: How it works

Upload file
This can be a scan, a photo or a PDF document. Select the pages you need to convert.
Select language
Select one or more languages.
Select format
Select a desired format for the output file, e.g. Microsoft Word or Excel.
Click "Recognize"
Check the "Create one file for all pages" box if you want all pages merged into one document.
Download result
Download the recognized document or forward it to Box, Dropbox, Evernote, Google Drive or Microsoft OneDrive.
Register and confirm your e-mail address to receive 10 page credits for FineReader Online.
Each month FineReader Online will grant you up to 5 page credits free of charge.
If you need to recognize more pages, please purchase one of the available subscription packs.

Key features

Recognize scans and text on photos

Recognize scans and text on photos

FineReader Online lets you convert scans of documents and photos containing text in 193 languages and in any of the supported formats to Microsoft Word and Excel files, PowerPoint® presentations, text files and searchable PDF documents.
Important! FineReader Online only supports printed documents. Please do not try to recognize hand-written text.
Convert PDF files to Microsoft Word or Excel

Convert PDF files to Microsoft Word or Excel

Convert PDF files to editable formats and reuse fragments of the resulting documents, including text, tables and pictures in other documents.
E-books from scans and PDF files

E-books from scans and PDF files

FineReader Online retains the layout and formatting of documents, enabling you to quickly convert a scanned book to ePub® or FB2 and then read it on a tablet or other device.
Documents stored for 14 days

Documents stored for 14 days

Processed files are stored on the server for 14 days, when you can either download the results or send them to your preferred cloud storage service.
Send documents to the cloud

Send documents to the cloud

Export documents to the most popular cloud storage services, including Google DriveTM, Box, Dropbox, Evernote® and Microsoft OneDrive®. Effectively manage your documents or share them with your friends or co-workers.
Work with PDF fileson your PC

Work with PDF files
on your PC

The desktop version of ABBYY FineReader extends the FineReader Online OCR functionality and offers additional tools for working with PDFs. You can edit, protect, and add comments to PDFs, fill out forms, compare documents, and use an advanced OCR editor having full control over document conversion.

ABBYY is a leading provider of technologies and solutions to action information, including optical character recognition (OCR), data capture and language-based analytic software

Thousands of organizations and over 40 million individual customers worldwide use ABBYY products to automate time- and labor-consuming tasks and increase productivity. Companies that license ABBYY technologies include BancTec, Canon, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft, Samsung Electronics and more. ABBYY OCR applications are shipped with equipment from the world's top manufacturers such as Epson, Fujitsu, Microtek, Panasonic, PFU, Plustek, Ricoh, Toshiba, and Xerox.

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