Galaxy A5 - Clear App Cache or Data (SM-A500W)
It is possible to clear the application data and cache for all apps in one operation. This procedure is called “Factory data reset“.
If an application on your device is not responding, you can clear the temporary files from the application cache to free up memory. If the application remains unresponsive, or if there is an application you want to reset to factory settings without uninstalling it, you can clear the application data. Clearing application data can also free up memory on your device.
The provided information refers to the devices sold in Canada. Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version (Android 5.0 Lollipop was used for this FAQ).
Clear the Application Cache
Clear Application Data
Clearing application data will reset the application to default settings. All user preferences and personal settings, such as bookmarks and saved passwords, will be deleted.
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