Xamarin.Forms Scanner SDK

Xamarin.Forms OCR SDK for cross-platform applications

The Scanbot Xamarin.Forms OCR SDK can be easily integrated into your existing Xamarin.Forms projects within a few business days, turning a regular smartphone or tablet into a mobile text recognition device.

The Scanbot Xamarin.Forms OCR library with Tesseract allows your mobile app to transform document scans into editable PDF-files. Integration takes one business day due to the ready-to-use interface, which can be adjusted to the CI additionally. The Xamarin.Forms OCR module is available from package I upwards and fulfills the standards of the GDPR, CCPA, and DSGVO.

  • 100+ supported languages
  • ML-based preprocessing
  • PDF sandwiching (text + image)

An extensive documentation, including release notes and example projects for the Xamarin.Forms Text Recognition (OCR) library are available on GitHub. The SDK can be downloaded on NuGet as “ScanbotSDK.Xamarin” in version 3.1.

Xamarin.Forms OCR (Optical Character Recognition) SDK Xamarin.Forms OCR (Optical Character Recognition) SDK


Mobile Platforms

  • Android 5.0 (API Level 21) and higher
  • iOS 11 and higher

Mobile Device

  • Rear-facing camera with autofocus
  • Supported CPUs and Architectures:
    • Android: armeabi-v7, arm64-v8a, x86, x86_64
    • iOS: arm64, armv7, x86_64, i386

Dev Tools

  • The latest version of Microsoft Visual Studio with Xamarin Platform
  • For Xamarin.Forms projects: Xamarin.Forms v2.2+ and higher
  • For iOS development: macOS with the latest Xcode and Command Line Tools
  • For Android development: Android SDK

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Example projects

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