Scanning Recipes (OCR)

What is OCR?
OCR stands for Optical Character Recognition, simply, reading text from images! You can now take a picture of a recipe in magazines, newspapers and prin...
Mon, 24 Jun, 2019 at 7:01 PM
How can I improve the OCR performance?
The OCR tool is sensitive to a number of factors so to get best results please ensure you are doing the following: The most important is ensuring the p...
Mon, 24 Jun, 2019 at 7:02 PM
How much do OCR scan credits cost?
Nothing! OCR is now completely free to use. There is a fair usage policy that applies on an account by account basis, however you'll likely never notic...
Sun, 16 Jun, 2019 at 11:45 AM
Why can I not take anymore than ten photos when using the OCR tool?
We've opted for a max of ten images as this is more than sufficient to capture all areas of a recipe page. That said, the majority of recipes can be imp...
Sun, 1 Sep, 2019 at 2:59 PM
How to use OCR
To use the OCR feature in the mobile app, you must do the following, please see screenshots attached for reference. Tap 'Add Recipe' (on the hom...
Wed, 22 Apr, 2020 at 9:40 PM