Command line utility that extracts text from an image into the system clipboard. Uses the tesseract.js OCR wrapper
npm install -g imgclip
- Only compatible with Node v6.8.0+
- Downloads a
lang.traineddata file needed to perform the image recognition into the current working directory. (use the
--clean-upflag to remove it after execution)
Usage: imgclip PATH [options] Options: -h, --help output usage information -V, --version output the version number -l, --lang [language] language of the text in the image. -c, --clean-up removes the generated language data file (.traineddata) after the image recognition job has finished -p, --print prints out the text in the image.
Full language list can be found here