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Table 2 Summary of strength and weakness of each Text-Matching Software Products

From: Some students plagiarism tricks, and tips for effective check

  Strength Weakness
Blackboard-SafeAssign • Functional for Quoted plagiarism. • Non-functional for Imaged-texts, Letter-like symbols, and Invisible letters plagiarisms.
Turnitin • Functional for Letter-like symbols plagiarism. • Non-functional for Imaged-texts, Quoted, and Invisible letters plagiarisms.
iThenticate • Functional for Letter-like symbols plagiarism. • Non-functional for Imaged-texts, Quoted, and Invisible letters plagiarisms.
Copyscape • Functional for Quoted plagiarism. • Non-functional for Imaged-texts, Letter-like symbols, and Invisible letters plagiarisms.
PlagAware • Functional for Letter-like symbols and Quoted plagiarisms. • Non-functional for Imaged-texts and Invisible letters plagiarisms.
PlagScan • Partially functional for Imaged-texts and Invisible letters plagiarisms. • Non-functional for Letter-like symbols and Quoted plagiarisms.
StrikePlagiarism. com • Functional for Quoted and Invisible letters plagiarisms.
• Partially functional for Letter-like symbols plagiarism.
• Non-functional for Imaged-texts plagiarism.
• Long process time (about ten hours)
Unicheck • Functional for Quoted plagiarism. • Non-functional for Imaged-texts, Letter-like symbols, and Invisible letters plagiarisms.
Check-For-Plag (CFP) • Functional for Quoted plagiarism. • Non-functional for Imaged-texts, Letter-like symbols, and Invisible letters plagiarisms.