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mahakala_
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Convert photo to text

Hi I want to know if I can take a picture with my app, then convert numbers from the picture to text as text input.  I read there are some possible ocr connectors for powerapps.  I am developing a mileage log app that takes start and end mileage of the trip.  I want to take a picture with the phone from the app, then it automatically converts it to text as input.  Any help to get me started, I'd appreciate it.  Thanks.  

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Re: Convert photo to text

@mahakala_ 

 

check AI Builder which is now GA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DQlt9F8eaF0

 

or you can use Azure Cognitive Services

Call Flow and then call azure apis to fetch the information

 

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mahakala_
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Re: Convert photo to text

Thanks I will check it out.  Can I use flow from powerapps without needing Azure?

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