Copyfish extends its free OCR to the desktop

Copyfish is a free Chrome extension which can extract text from just about anything in a browser tab — images, videos, documents, more — and optionally translate it, too. That’s great, but it’s just got even better, with new support for desktop OCR. Left-clicking the Copyfish button enables capturing the current browser tab as before, but right-clicking now allows desktop captures from any of your application windows. This makes for a slightly awkward workflow, as you have to right-click the button, select and share a window to open it in a new tab, then left-click and choose the text you… [Continue Reading]

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