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Clear the App Data/Cache on Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

Having trouble with unresponsive apps? It may be time to give those apps a good spring cleaning. Clearing the app data can also free up your memory space. By using this function, you do not have to uninstall an app or reset your phone to factory settings.
If you have apps you don't use, learn how to completely Uninstall or Disable an App.  

The available screens and settings may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

Clear App Cache

By clearing the app's cache, you can free up space on your device. Think of it as a juice cleanse for apps. Just follow these steps:

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.  

  2. Touch Search, then search for and select Apps.     

  3. Touch the app you want to clear.  

  4. Touch Storage.  

  5. Touch CLEAR CACHE.  

Clear App Data

Need a total do-over? Try emptying out all app data.

By clearing an app's data, the app will be reset to its factory default settings. Any saved personal settings for the app will be removed.

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.   

  2. Touch Search, then search for and select Apps.    

  3. Touch the app you want to reset.   

  4. Touch Storage.   

  5. Touch CLEAR DATA.   

  6. Touch DELETE.   

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