Microsoft’s Your Phone App Lets You Easily Copy Text from MMS Images

Microsoft's Your Phone App Lets You Easily Copy Text from MMS Images
Microsoft has made a myriad of wonderful options obtainable through its Your Phone app. It allows you to view notifications, reply or place calls, view images, and even management music playback in your smartphone. While all that is nice and bridges the ecosystem hole between Windows 10 and Android, a brand new characteristic of the Your Phone app has been revealed on-line right now.

Roberto Bojorquez, Product Manager, Your Phone app at Microsoft took to Twitter to share an easter egg with Windows 10 beta testers. As seen within the picture beneath, now you can copy textual content from photographs acquired through textual content just by right-clicking and choosing the ‘copy text from picture’ choice.

This nifty little characteristic is at the moment reside for Windows Insiders. I’ve already examined out this characteristic on my Windows 10 Insider construct #19619 (Fast Ring) and it really works precisely as marketed. Microsoft is presumably utilizing OCR know-how to extract textual content from the photographs, which is nice. You can try the outcomes of this characteristic within the picture beneath:

microsoft your phone - copy text from images

Microsoft is utilizing this characteristic on MMS photos however who actually makes use of MMS lately? This characteristic might have are available actually useful beneath one situation – if RCS was broadly obtainable and adopted on Android gadgets. If Android customers weren’t solely reliant on a third-party app, corresponding to WhatsApp or Telegram, RCS would have been an iMessage competitor and this Your Phone characteristic could possibly be much more helpful.

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