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File size:
190.81 MB
October 8, 2013
June 19, 2015

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Condense 1.6 released! Featuring "Text to Speech" and other improvements.

For a little video demo check out:

Typing out has come to an end. Say ‚Hello' to Condense. Your easy to use optical character recognition (OCR) application.

Imagine one of the following scenarios:

You're writing an essay for University and you've to quote from a PDF, an EBook or one of your professor's presentations? That's a huge amount of text to extract... Loading whole PDFs into your OCR software and cutting out the parts you want is oftentimes more time lost than won.

You are watching a tutorial video on the web which contains several lines of programming code. You can't find a link to the given example anywhere. What do you do? Retype all those lines?

Now you can do better:

Condense is featuring:

A 3-Step Workflow:
1. Press shortcut
2. Drag area around your text
3. Paste text

  • Beautiful Custom UserInterface
  • ~35 supported language settings
  • almost invisible MenuBar Mode
  • Archive containing the last batch of 5 scans which enables you to scan multiple quotes at the same time
  • QuickFix technology to fix mistakes fast and efficient
  • Preview Window
  • Text to Speech
  • Fast rescan with improved contrast
  • Remove linebreaks automatically

  • What's New
  • Bugfix regarding 10.8 compatibility

  • Condense (de.johannesmeyer.condense) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is Condense 1.61.

    Operating System: Mac

    Minimum OS version: 10.8

    Copyright: Copyright (c) 2013 / 2014 Thomas Johannesmeyer. All rights reserved.