Camera : Pictures and text recognition

The camera component allows you to take a picture as an answer. The content of the picture will be analyzed before it's sent to Salesforce extracting the visible text. Potential names, company, email will be recognized as such and pushed to the corresponding fields in Salesforce.

This component is usually used to automatically create contacts or leads based on business card pictures.

  • Just press the Take picture button
  • Take a picture
  • Press Use Photo


Text option : as shown below, this component may give you the option of entering text if you can't take a picture. The text will be analyzed the same way as the picture to identify.


That's it! You can find some more help on How to make a good picture of a business card in order to make sure your leads and contacts will be correctly created or updated.

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