The Indian government recently banned 59 chinese applications including some of the most popular namely TikTok, UC Browser, We Chat, Shein, Club Factory, Cam Scanner to curb the possible security threats posed by these Chinese apps.
Further, this could possibly lead to other countries following India’s footsteps against the Chinese apps.
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Cam Scanner, a popular document scanning app now needs to be removed from the smartphones by the Indian users.
But, there are a few steps you must follow to retain your documents before removing the Chinese app.
• Open ‘Cam Scanner‘ app.
• Now, long press on one of your scanned documents and then select all the documents you want to retain. (OR tap ‘Select All‘ if you want to retain all of your scanned documents)
• Now, Tap on ‘More‘ (three dots on the corner of the screen) and select ‘Save to Gallery‘.
• All your scanned documents will now be saved on your device’s gallery [arrange them in different albums in your gallery in an organized way] and you can now go ahead and uninstall the app.
Note: If you are a registered user on the Cam Scanner app, do login on Cam Scanner’s official website to remove your scanned documents on the cloud from the Recycle Bin in order to ensure privacy and security.
Here’s a complete list of the Chinese banned apps.
|TikTok||APUS Browser||UC News|
|YouCam makeup||Baidu map||Photo Wonder|
|Virus Cleaner||Vmate||DU Privacy|
|Mi Community||Baidu Translate||We Meet|
|Clash of Kings||DU Browser||QQ Security Center|
|UC Browser||Sweet Selfie||V fly Status Video|
|CM Brower||QQ Player||Mobile Legends|
|DU battery saver||Wonder Camera||QQ International|
|Kwai||Clean Master – Cheetah Mobile||U Video|
|Shein||Cam Scanner||Hago Play With New Friends|
|ES File Explorer||New Video Status||DU Recorder|
|Helo||DU Cleaner||QQ Launcher|
|Viva Video – QU Video Inc||Vault- Hide||Cache Cleaner DU App studio|
|WeSync||Meitu||Mi Video Call – Xiaomi|
|ROMWE||Parallel Space||Mail Master|
|Club Factory||SelfieCity||Bigo Live|
|Beauty Plus||QQ Music|