System requirements

Operating system

  • macOS® 10.15 Catalina and later

Hardware

  • A Mac® computer with an Intel® processor
  • Hard disk space: 3 Gb for typical program installation
  • 4 Gb RAM

Other equipment

  • Keyboard, mouse or another pointing device
  • A scanner or an MFP that supports Image Capture application (ICA), camera or smartphone

Interface languages

Supported file formats

Input formats

  • PDF, including PDF/A and PDF/UA
  • Image formats: TIFF, JPEG, JPEG 2000, PNG, BMP, GIF

Document saving formats

  • PDF, including PDF/A (1a, 1b, 2a, 2b, 2u, 3a, 3b, 3u) and PDF/UA
  • Image formats: TIFF, JPEG, JPEG 2000, JBIG2, PNG, BMP
  • Editable formats: DOC(X), XLS(X), PPTX, HTML, RTF, TXT, CSV, ODT
  • E-book formats: EPUB®, FB2

Recognition languages

ABBYY FineReader PDF for Mac® supports 198 recognition languages in all combinations. 53 languages include dictionary support (marked with × ):

Natural languages
Abkhaz
Adyghe
Afrikaans
Agul
Albanian
Altaic
Arabic (Saudi Arabia) ×
Armenian (Eastern) ×
Armenian (Grabar) ×
Armenian (Western) ×
Avar
Aymara
Azeri (Cyrillic)
Azeri (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
Danish ×
Dargwa
Dungan
Dutch ×
Dutch (Belgian) ×
English ×
Eskimo (Cyrillic)
Eskimo (Latin)
Estonian ×
Even
Evenki
Faroese
Fijian
Finnish ×
French ×
Frisian
Friulian
Gagauz
Galician
Ganda
German ×
German (Luxembourg)
German (new spelling) ×
Greek ×
Guarani
Hani
Hausa
Hawaiian
Hebrew ×
Hungarian ×
Icelandic
Indonesian ×
Ingush
Irish
Italian ×
Japanese ×
Japanese (Modern)
Jingpo
Kabardian
Kalmyk
Karachay-Balkar
Karakalpak
Kashubian
Kawa
Kazakh
Khakass
Khanty
Kikuyu
Kirghiz
Kongo
Korean ×
Korean (Hangul) ×
Koryak
Kpelle
Kumyk
Kurdish
Lak
Latin ×
Latvian ×
Lezgi
Lithuanian ×
Luba
Macedonian
Malagasy
Malay
Malinke
Maltese
Mansi
Maori
Mari
Maya
Miao
Minangkabau
Mohawk
Romanian (Moldova)
Mongol
Mordvin
Nahuatl
Nenets
Nivkh
Nogay
Norwegian
Norwegian (Bokmal) ×
Norwegian (Nynorsk) ×
Nyanja
Ojibway
Ossetian
Papiamento
Polish ×
Portuguese ×
Portuguese (Brazil) ×
Occitan
Quechua (Bolivia)
Rhaeto-Romance
Romanian ×
Romany
Rundi
Russian ×
Russian (old spelling) ×
Russian with accent ×
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 (Cyrillic)
Turkmen (Latin)
Tuvinian
Udmurt
Uighur (Cyrillic)
Uighur (Latin)
Ukrainian ×
Uzbek (Cyrillic)
Uzbek (Latin)
Vietnamese ×
Welsh
Wolof
Xhosa
Yakut
Yiddish
Zapotec
Zulu
Old European languages and gothic fonts
Old English ×
Old French ×
Old German ×
Old Italian ×
Old Spanish ×
Latvian Gothic
Artificial languages
Esperanto
Ido
Interlingua
Occidental
Formal languages
Basic
C/C++
COBOL
English Phonetic Transcriptions
Numbers
Fortran
Java
Pascal
Simple mathematical formulas
Simple chemical formulas