OCR for common image formats (GIF, JPEG, TIFF)
Extract text from image files.
This functionality is now available to all customers as a part of Cognitive Search feature of Azure Search. See:
- Introduction to Cognitive Search: https://docs.microsoft.com/azure/search/cognitive-search-concept-intro
- Process and extract information from images: https://docs.microsoft.com/azure/search/cognitive-search-concept-image-scenarios
Please try it out and give us your feedback.
Your Azure Search team
Rick Weyenberg commented
+1 for PDF as well
Tim Mulholland commented
PDF as well, please.
For those interested in speech-to-text and text extraction from video files, please take a look at this simple that shows how to integrate Azure Search with Azure Media Indexer. https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/full-text-search-of-audio-and-video-files/
Can we add speech-to-text for audio & video?