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I got a lot of images, and I need to find, which of them contain any text in English (to delete them). Is it possible to do it automatically?

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"To delete them", that could be massive task, the program need to recognize the texts, fill in the missing background color –  warl0ck Oct 18 '12 at 6:58
    
"to delete them" - to delete images, not the text –  Andrey Chetverikov Oct 18 '12 at 19:37
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You could use an open source OCR engine, say Tessaract, in order to figure out is there an english text or not.

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Thanks, I understand the general idea that I need to use OCR, the question is - how to do it? Can tesseract return yes/no for each image? Or do I need to put text into file, and then analyze the created files? –  Andrey Chetverikov Oct 18 '12 at 19:40
    
Image -> OCR -> text file. –  akond Oct 19 '12 at 6:19
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