SmartZone makes it easy to include the world’s best character recognition in your application. Just pass it an image clip, and SmartZone returns the characters. It’s ideal for capturing data from form fields whether they were typed (OCR) or hand-printed (ICR).

SmartZone for .NET includes exclusive new technology that uses regular expressions, such as Social Security numbers or phone numbers, to improve accuracy.

why should you use SmartZone, a text & handprint recognition SDK?


Highly accurate OCR and ICR. Enhance accuracy with data matching/lookup, regular expressions and custom character sets for character recognition.

confidence & control

Confidence values let you control when operators should review results, and alternate characters help operators quickly pick correct entries.

workflow ready

Send extracted results straight to a database, or pass them to the next step in your workflow.