Standalone Installation 

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Distributed Installation 

Servers

Application Server 

Administration and Monitoring Console

FlexiCapture Authentication Module 

For operation of Web Module for login and registration: 

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Processing Server 

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Licensing Server 

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Project Setup Station 

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Processing Station 

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Verification Stations 

Verification Station

Remote Verification Station

Web Verification Station

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Data Verification Stations 

Data Verification Station, Remote Data Verification Station

Web Data Verification Station

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Scanning Stations 

Scanning Station

ClickOnce Scanning Station

Web Scanning Station

To be able to run the Web Scanning Station, you must install the ABBYY Scanning Plug-In.

The table below lists the operating systems on which the ABBYY Scanning Plug-In can be installed with various permissions.

Installation of ABBYY Scanning Plugin
OS Permissions UAC CAB EXE
Windows
Server 2003 SP2
Administrator
User ✓*
Installation is forbidden by
default
Windows XP
SP3
Administrator
User
Internet Explorer 8 or higher is
required
Windows Vista SP2,
Windows
Server 2008 SP2
Administrator yes
  no
User yes
The administrator password will
be required
  no ✓*
Internet Explorer 8 or higher is
required
Windows 7 SP1,
Windows
Server 2008 R2 SP1
Administrator recommended
  no
User recommended
The administrator password will
be required
  no
Windows 8 Administrator recommended
  no
User recommended
The administrator password will
be required
  no
Windows Server 2012 Administrator recommended ✓**
Installation is forbidden by
default
  no ✓**
Installation is forbidden by
default
User recommended
The administrator password will
be required

✗**
The administrator password will
be required

  no ✓**
Installation is forbidden by
default

*Note: To allow the ABBYY Scanning Plug-In to be installed by users, select the Disable Windows Installer option (select Computer Configuration -> Administrative Templates -> Windows Components -> Windows Installer) and set it to Never.

**Note: To allow the ABBYY Scanning Plug-In to be installed on Windows Server 2012, run the executable file Setup.exe as Administrator or change the security policy by setting the value of the registry key HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\Installer DisableMSI to “0”.

Note: For detailed instructions on how to install the ABBYY Scanning Plug-In, see Web Scanning Station Help.

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Web Capture Station 


For operation of Web Capture Station, ABBYY Scanning Plug-In must be installed. Installation restrictions are listed in the table. For detailed instruction on how to install ABBYY Scanning Plug-In, see Web Scanning Station help.

 

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Supported User Interface Languages

English UI language English Russian UI language Russian 

 

Built-in country profiles

Ready-to-use country-specific settings are available for the list of specially supported countries of Western Europe.

* A new profile can be added for any other country during the set up.

Supported Recognition Languages

ABBYY FlexiCapture for Invoices provides OCR (recognition of machine-printed characters) for more than 180 languages, ICR (recognition of hand-printed characters) for more than 100 languages and dictionary support for more than 40 languages.

OCR (recognition of machine-printed characters) for:

Abkhaz, Adyghe, Afrikaans, Agul, Albanian, Altai, Arabic, Arabic numbers, Arabic-Indian numbers, Armenian (Eastern), Armenian (Grabar), Armenian (Western), Avar, Aymara, Azerbaijani (Cyrillic), Azerbaijani (Latin), Bashkir, Basque, Belarusian, Bemba, Blackfoot, Breton, Bugotu, Bulgarian, Buryat, Catalan, Cebuano, Chamorro, Chechen, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Chukchee, Chuvash, Corsican, Crimean Tatar, Croatian, Crow, Czech, Dakota (Sioux), Danish, Dargwa, Dungan, Dutch (Belgium), Dutch (Netherlands), English, Eskimo (Cyrillic), Eskimo (Latin), Esperanto, Estonian, Even, Evenki, Faroese, Fijian, Finnish, French, Frisian, Friulian, Gagauz, Galician, Ganda, German, German (Luxembourg), German (new spelling), Greek, Guarani, Hani, Hausa, Hawaiian, Hungarian, Icelandic, Ido, Indonesian, Ingush, Interlingua, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Jingpo, Kabardian, Kalmyk, Karachay-balkar Karakalpak, Kasub, Kawa, Kazakh, Khakass, Khanty, Kikuyu, Kirghiz, Kongo, Korean, Koryak, Kpelle, Kumyk, Kurdish, Lak, Latin, Latvian, Lezgi, Lithuanian, Luba, Macedonian, Malagasy, Malay (Malaysian), Malinke, Maltese, Mansi, Maori, Mari, Maya. Miao, Minangkabau, Mohawk, Moldavian, Mongol, Mordvin, Nahuatl, Nenets, Nivkh, Nogay, Norwegian (Bokmal), Norwegian (Nynorsk),Nyanja, Occidental, Ojibway, OldEnglish, OldFrench, OldGerman, OldItalian, OldSpanish, Ossetian, Papiamento, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Provencal, Quechua, Rhaeto-Romanic, Romanian, Romany, Rundi, Russian, Russian (Old Spelling), Rwanda, Sami (Lappish), Samoan, Scottish Gaelic, Selkup, Serbian (Cyrillic), Serbian (Latin), Shona, Slovak, Slovenian, Somali, Sorbian, Sotho, Spanish, Sunda, Swahili, Swazi, Swedish, Tabasaran, Tagalog, Tahitian, Tajik, Tatar, Thai, Tok Pisin, Tongan, Tswana, Tun, Turkish, Turkmen, Tuvinian, Udmurt, Uigur (Cyrillic), Uigur (Latin), Ukrainian, Uzbek (Cyrillic), Uzbek (Latin), Vietnamese, Welsh, Wolof, Xhosa, Yakut, Zapotec, Zulu.

ICR (recognition of hand-printed characters) for:

Afrikaans, Albanian, Arabic numbers, Arabic-Indian numbers, Aymara, Azerbaijani (Latin), Basque, Bemba, Blackfoot, Breton, Bugotu, Bulgarian, Cebuano, Chamorro, Corsican, Crimean Tatar, Croatian, Crow, Czech, Dakota (Sioux), Dutch (Belgium), Dutch (Netherlands), English, Estonian, Even, EvenkiFijian, Finnish, French, Frisian, Friulian, Galician, Ganda, German, German (Luxembourg), German (new spelling), Greek, Guarani, Hani, Hawaiian, Hungarian, Ido, Indonesian, Interlingua, Irish, Italian, Jingpo, Karachay-balkar, Kasub, Kazakh, Kawa, Kirghiz, Kongo, Kpelle, Kumyk, Kurdish, Latin, Latvian, Lithuanian, Luba, Malagasy, Malinke, Maori, Maya, Miao, Minangkabau, Mohawk, Moldavian, Mongol, Mordvin, Nahuatl, Nivkh, Nogay, Nyanja, Ojibway, OldFrench, OldGerman, OldItalian, OldSpanish, Papiamento, Polish, Quechua, Rhaeto-Romanic, Romanian, Romany, Rundi, Russian, Rwanda, Sami (Lappish), Samoan, Scottish Gaelic, Selkup, Serbian (Latin), Slovak, Slovenian, Somali, Sotho, Spanish, Swahili, Swazi, Tagalog, Tahitian, Tajik, Tok Pisin, Tongan, Tswana, Tun, Turkish, Uigur (Latin), Ukrainian, Wolof, Xhosa, Zapotec.

Languages with dictionary support:

Armenian (Eastern), Armenian (Grabar), Armenian (Western), Bashkir, Bulgarian, Catalan, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch (Belgium), Dutch (Netherlands), English, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, German (new spelling), Greek, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Norwegian (Bokmal), Norwegian (Nynorsk), OldEnglish, OldFrench, OldGerman, OldItalian, OldSpanish, Polish, Portuguese (Brazil), Portuguese (Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Tatar, Turkish, Ukrainian.

East Asian languages with dictionary support:

Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Japanese, Korean, Vietnamese.

Artificial languages:

Esperanto, Interlingua, Ido, Occidental.

 

Virtual and Terminal Servers Support

Virtual Machines

Terminal Servers

Input Formats

PDF  Including PDF/A
BMP  black-and-white, gray, color
PCX  black-and-white, gray
PNG  black-and-white, gray, color
JPEG  gray, color
JPEG 2000  gray, color
TIFF
  • black-and-white - not compressed, CCITT3, CCITT4, Packbits, ZIP;
  • gray - not compressed, Packbits, JPEG, ZIP;
  • color – not compressed, JPEG, ZIP.
DjVu  black-and-white, gray, color
DCX black-and-white, gray

 

Export Types and Formats

FlexiCapture provides export to:

FlexiCapture supports export to following file formats:

Data Output Formats: .XML, .TXT, .XLS, .DBF, .CSV. 

Image Output Formats: PDF (Image only, text under image), PDF/A (Image only, text under image), TIFF, JPEG, JPEG2000, PCX, BMP, PNG, DCX.

Text Types

Typographic
Handprinted
Typewriter
Matrix printer
Index
OCR-A
OCR-B
MICR (E13B)
MICR (CMC7)

Barcode Types

1D Barcodes
Code 39
Check Code 39
Interleaved 25
Check Interleaved 25
EAN 13
EAN 8
Code 128
Codabar
Code 93
IATA 25
UCC-128
UPC-A
UPC-E
Matrix 2 of 5
Industrial 2 of 5
PostNet
Patch code (1, 2, 3, 4, T/Transfer, 6)
2D Barcodes
PDF 417
  Aztec
  Datamatrix
  QR code

 

Supported Scanning Devices

ABBYY FlexiCapture supports TWAIN-, ISIS- and WIA- compatible scanning devices. You can find such scanners among the popular models offered by Avision, Brother, Canon, Epson, Fujitsu, HP, Kodak, Lexmark, Microtek, Mustek, Oki, Panasonic, Plustek, Ricoh, Visioneer, VuPoint, Xerox, and many other vendors.

Nonetheless, ABBYY cannot and does not guarantee any scanner to be fully compatible with ABBYY software products. Due to this fact, ABBYY assumes no liability whatsoever for any commercial damage that might arise out of the use of the information stated above.

If you cannot make your scanning device work with an ABBYY software product, please visit our Knowledge Base or contact our technical support service.