Digital Mark Reader (DMR) is not a common OMR solution, but an application that enable document scanner to process examination and questionnaire forms with mark recognition technology.
Digital Mark Reader

Digital Mark Reader can detect bubbles, checkmarks and crossmarks with very fast extraction time, upto 12000 pages/minutes.

Presently, DMR runs on Windows XP, Vista and Windows 7. DMR consists of two applications:
DMR Editor (DMR-E) and DMR Extractor (DMR-X).

DMR Editor











DMR Editor helps user to easily create DMR forms using predefined drag and drop object. DMR forms can be created in minutes without any programming script.

User can also customize all objects in DMR Editor by changing the properties of each object.

DMR Extractor

DMR Extractor is used to scan the paper forms, extract the images into data, and export them to Mirosoft Excel File, Text File, or databases through ODBC. DMR recognition can be set by user to recognize bubbles, checkmarks, and crossmarks.

Instead of processing questionnaire, DMR Extractor can also process examination scores, combining data from previous DMR examination and create the reports.

Research Based Software Product of Indonesia

DMR is being actively developed with frequent releases and has an ever growing list of features. DMR is a research based product from Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB), the most reputable university in Indonesia.

If you are interested in DMR (both as a user, or a reseller), this website is for you. Please contact us at dmr[at]

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DMR Recommended Scanners











Every TWAIN compatible document scanner can be used with DMR, plus the specially designed no-TWAIN scanner: Fujitsu ScanSnap S510. These are the well-tested recommended reliable scanners:

  • HP Scanjet 7000 (40 ppm)
  • Kodak Scanmate i1120 (20 ppm)
  • Fujitsu fi-6130 (40 ppm)
  • Fujitsu fi-6140 (60 ppm)
  • Fujitsu fi-4860C (60 ppm portrait, 70 ppm landscape)
  • Fujitsu fi-5900C (100 ppm portrait, 120 ppm landscape)