I am working on iPhone Application and i want to scan the Driving License and get it's entire information to fill the License form.

I want to scan the Driving Licence with number of fields like : Image ,ID , LastName ,FirstName ,EXP ,DOB etc etc

Now in this case what can i do to scan all the field of Driving Licence perfectly

asked 28 Jan '14, 10:33

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edited 29 Jan '14, 09:09

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answered 20 Feb '14, 12:21

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I'm doing the same, but with Hungarian licenses (where I live). I'm early in the process, currently creating an algorithm that reads the data from a 95% perfect scanned image so eventually I can move on to mobile captured photos.

My method here is to find the patterns in the one big returned string and just split it. It takes a lot of time, because my client asked for 99% accuracy even with those images.

I suppose your first clear the string out of things you don't need such as "AUTO DRIVER LICENSE" and just concentrate on extracting what you really need.

I know I didn't help much, I don't see an easy way to do this


answered 15 Feb '14, 15:03

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