OcrControl.GetLanguagesAsync() Method


Deprecated. The GetLanguagesAsync() Method returns the current list of supported languages from the Bing Optical Character Recognition (OCR) Service. Applications may gain performance benefits by caching this information instead of calling the method during every session.

Published date: March 4, 2014


The Bing OCR Control is deprecated as of March 12, 2014

public IAsyncAction GetLanguagesAsync();
<Button onClick="MyOcrControl.GetLanguagesAsync();" .../>

Type: System.Collections.Generic.IReadOnlyList<string>

The list of two-letter language codes that represent the languages supported by the OCR Service.

For information and examples about caching the list of supported languages, see How to: Set the text language for Windows Runtime OCR.


Minimum Supported Client

Windows 8.1

Required Extensions

Bing OCR