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How do I clear the application cache/data on my Samsung Galaxy View?

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.

Clear the Application Cache

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch Settings.

  3. Touch the GENERAL tab.

    To switch to the tab view, touch More options > Switch to tab view.

  4. Touch Application manager.

  5. Swipe to the ALL tab.

  6. Touch an application for which you want to clear the cache.

  7. Touch CLEAR CACHE.

Clear Application Data

Clearing application data will reset the application to factory default settings. All personal settings, such as bookmarks and saved passwords, will be deleted.

  1. From the Home screen, touch Apps.

  2. Touch Settings.

  3. Touch the GENERAL tab.

    To switch to the tab view, touch More options > Switch to tab view.

  4. Touch Application manager.

  5. Swipe to the ALL tab.

  6. Touch an application for which you want to clear data.

  7. Touch CLEAR DATA.

  8. Review the information about deleting application data and touch OK.

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