After uninstalling some apps, some data remain

Where are these files located ? All of them

Where is licensing data stored ?

SD maid nor Revo Uninstaller Mobile could find anything, but data DO remain


OCR Text scanner


I've uninstalled many times, including with the mentioned tools

The whole history, pictures and licensing information (don't know if linked to google) are kept

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    What app you are talking about in specific and how do you know that data is stored? Please give some details so that it's easy to explain. Are you talking about app's license used by PlayStore? – Irfan Latif Dec 24 '18 at 0:29
  • Example added to the body of the OP – Lucas BS Jan 5 at 0:56
  • I installed your linked app, used it a bit and uninstalled. As expected, uninstalling removed /data/data/com.offline.ocr.english.image.to.text and /sdcard/Android/data/com.offline.ocr.english.image.to.text but retained folders /sdcard/OCRApp and /sdcard/OCRTextScanner which I deleted manually. After reinstallation, no data persists. However I didn't test app with network connection. May be the app backs up its data to servers. – Irfan Latif Jan 7 at 14:07

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