GT Text for Windows

  • Free
  • In English
  • V 2.0.2
  • 3.1
  • (44)
  • Security Status

Generating Text From Colored Images

GT Text is an open source Utilities app by SoftOCR. It both functions as an OCR free software and a Ground Truthing tool. Users can easily copy Color Images with Text. This software uses algorithms that extract Ground Truthed data-sets from any colored images. It is completed by executing OCR text recognition. The software also does pixel detection so that users can group regions for forming the glyph or utilize direct editing. Users are allowed to load files from screen snapshots, image files and even scans documents. It also produces a set of files with the text’s location, as well as copies image text to the computer’s clipboard. The process makes copying colored text easier and quicker than ever.

Copies text from complex color images

GT Text is a free OCR text recognition software for windows powered by the latest Google open source Tesseract algorithms. It performs a quick and accurate copy of any text included in a colour image, scanned document, area of the screen and more. Select the area of the text, perform OCR, and be ready to paste it anywhere.
If you need to copy text from anywhere fast, GT Text is the solution for you !!!

GT Text is able to recognize text in almost 100 languages. It copies text contained in your screen, any selected web page area (since version 2.0.1) , image files, scanned documents and more. (Go to the lastest version).

A very easy to use software and free.

An OCR tool transforms image text to its digitized version, allowing you to recognize and copy text to a format that all the editors and computers programs understand. With GT Text, we take the approach that if you read it, you can copy it. So we transform for you any text that you can not copy to the clipboard, to a format that your clipboard understands. Also we help you digitize image documents to its text format so its content can be searchable and editable easily in the future. For example, just copy the text into a text editor of your choice, save the file, name it like image document and you searching now from your operating system, you will know which image contains that text.

GT Text performs fast OCR text recognition and copies image text to clipboard. Loads from screen snapshots, image files or scanned documents.

Extracting text from complex color images can be done immediately just by selecting any zone from an image, screenshots, web page (since version 2.0.1) , image files, and of course from scanned documents.

Make it a companion in your daily work and enjoy.


  • An open source software
  • Create Ground Truthed data-sets
  • Loads from screen snapshots, image files and scans documents
  • Acquire text from images quickly


  • Only copies text from colored images
  • May not be able to copy all kinds of text from images
  • Lacks mobile version
  • May not read read all foreign languages

Older versions

GT Text for PC

  • Free
  • In English
  • V 2.0.2
  • 3.1
  • (44)
  • Security Status

User reviews about GT Text

  • Marco Almaro

    by Marco Almaro

    I think it is pretty accurate program. It is very good not only in English but in a myriad of languages.
    It scans black and white documents perfe More

  • Marco Almaro

    by Marco Almaro

    You can download in the program the recognition to more than 100 languages.
    It can recognise black/white images too. It is very suited for docume More

  • Anonymous

    by Anonymous

    Very handy to recognize and copy any text on the screen..
    I love it! Very handy to copy text that can not be selected on the screen. Also used i More

  • Anonymous

    by Anonymous

    Disappointing because it would be SO useful..
    Won't work for me, on gif or jpeg images.GT text has encountered a problem and needs to close. Jap More


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