Office Lens for iOS: Capture and Recognize Text From Documents, Pictures, Whiteboards and More

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In this podcast. Mahmood Khalil gives us a walk-through and demonstration of Office Lens, a free iOS app from Microsoft that allows you to capture and recognize text from various sources.

Key features include:

  • With Whiteboard mode, Office Lens trims and cleans up glare and shadows.
  • With Document mode, Office Lens trims and colors images perfectly.
  • Pictures can be saved to OneNote, OneDrive or other cloud storage.
  • Choose to convert images to Word (.docx), PowerPoint (.pptx) or PDF (.pdf) files that are automatically saved to OneDrive.

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