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OcrLine Class


Represents a single line of text recognized by the OCR engine and returned as part of the OcrResult.

public ref class OcrLine sealed
/// [Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, 65536)]
/// [Windows.Foundation.Metadata.MarshalingBehavior(Windows.Foundation.Metadata.MarshalingType.Agile)]
/// [Windows.Foundation.Metadata.Threading(Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ThreadingModel.Both)]
class OcrLine final
[Windows.Foundation.Metadata.ContractVersion(typeof(Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract), 65536)]
public sealed class OcrLine
Public NotInheritable Class OcrLine
Object Platform::Object IInspectable OcrLine

Windows requirements

Device family
Windows 10 (introduced in 10.0.10240.0 - for Xbox, see UWP features that aren't yet supported on Xbox)
API contract
Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract (introduced in v1.0)


When you call the RecognizeAsync method of the OcrEngine class, the method returns an OcrResult object. The OcrResult contains a collection of OcrLine objects, which you access through the Lines property of the OcrResult. Each OcrLine object contains a collection of OcrWord objects, which you access through the Words property of each OcrLine.



Gets the text of the recognized line.


Gets the collection of OcrWord objects that represents the words detected in the current line of text by the RecognizeAsync method.

Applies to