How to Use Samsung Camera Document Scanner

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The camera app for Samsung phones It is one of the most complete and customizable that we find in Spain. This app gives us many options when it comes to taking photos and also has a series of hidden functions, which allow us to get even more out of it. Since it even has an integrated document scanner, which many users may not be aware of.

Samsung phones with One UI 2.0 and higher have a document scanner integrated into the camera app. A tool that can be very useful on many occasions. It is also a tool that you can activate or deactivate in the camera app.

Use the Samsung camera document scanner

Scan documents Samsung camera

Default, this document scanner is usually activated on the Samsung camera. Therefore, to make use of it, all you have to do is open the application on the phone and point your camera at a document in front of you at that moment. When you point the camera at said document, then some yellow lines appear and you get the option “Scan” on the screen, on which we press, so that said document is scanned. Then you can cut it to your liking and save it in the mobile gallery.

The method to scan documents is therefore simple and thus we will not depend on third-party applications. If you have tried to scan something, but it has not been possible, you can check in the settings if this function is activated in the camera application of your mobile, following these steps:

  1. Open the camera app on your phone.
  2. Click on the gear icon to enter the settings.
  3. Go into Scene Optimizer.
  4. Look for the Documents section.
  5. Activate this option.

Samsung camera document scanner

This is a utility function in the application camera in Samsung, which can get you out of trouble on more than one occasion. This camera app is not the only one that has this function, since the Google camera application also has this function. So many of you can benefit from this option.

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