How do I clear the Cache and Data of my browser?

Last Update date : Feb 19. 2021

If you're having trouble with your Chrome or Samsung Internet browser apps on your mobile phone or tablet, you may want to try Clearing Cache & Data. This is like forcing the app to forget the background settings, and in some cases, it will be as though you've never set up the app before. It is worth trying to clear the cache and data when an app is performing in a weird way after a software update or application update. Follow the below guide for more information.

Please Note: This guide is designed for Australian variant Galaxy devices, if you have an international device and require further support click here to get in touch with your Samsung subsidiary.  Screenshots were captured from a Galaxy Note20 5G operating on Android OS Version 11.0 (R), settings and steps may vary depending on your Galaxy device and software version.

Remove Cache & Data for Samsung Internet
1 Head into your Settings and tap on Apps.
Tap on Apps
2 Tap on Samsung Internet
Tap on Samsung Internet
3 Select Storage
Select Storage
4 Tap on Clear Data to clear all temporary files. Confirm by tapping on Delete to finalise the process.
Tap on Clear Data
5 Tap on Clear Cache to delete the browsing cache.
Tap on Clear Cache
Remove Cache and Data for Google Chrome
1 Head into your Settings and tap on Apps.
Tap on Apps
2 Tap on Chrome.
Select Chrome
3 Tap on Storage.
Tap on Storage
4 Tap on Manage Storage. to Clear Data
Tap Manage Storage to Clear Data
5 Tap on Clear all data and then confirm by tapping on OK to finalise the process.
Clear All Data from Chrome
6 Head back to your Chrome Storage settings then tap on Clear Cache
Clear Cache in Chorme app

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