Snades is a text messaging (chatting) app created by Indian government. It provides end to end encryption to the user. After the new policy of whatsapp, people start to find it alternative and government has published this app. Also, the Indian Government want to make the India ‘Atmonirvor Varat’.
In this post I will share the complete proccess to download and use the app.
How to Download the App
If you are an iphone user then you can get it on app store easily named Sandes. On android you will get this app on play store. So download the Sandes app on your phone.
Use The App
After installing open the Sandes app and allow it’s all permission. Enter your mobile number and click on their agreement. Request an OTP on clicking get OTP. Allow to automatically enter the OTP.
Now attach a copy of your photo and enter your name and gender to continue. Click on next button, skip the sync option. Now you will redirect on home page of the app.
Now go to account section and click on manage contact. Here you will get two option one is phone book sync and another is add contact. Click on phone book sync, with this option you can see who is using Sandes in your contact. Also you can send them messages. And in add contact you can add a Sandes user with their mobile number.
You can backup your message and videos from backup sitting. Also, can enable dark mode, online status mode like whatsapp in this app. In help section you can contact with them for any help. If you don’t like this app then you can delete the account.
Link Aadhaar number
To link your aadhaar number go to account section and click on your profile. At the left corner you will see the option to link your aadhaar card number. So, click on this and enter your aadhaar number or virtual ID and click on the agreement. Click on proceed and you will get an OTP for verification. Enter the OTP and link your aadhaar number with Sandes app.