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Clear the App Cache and Data on Galaxy S8 Active

If an app is unresponsive, you can clear the app data. 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.

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

Clear App Cache

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

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

  3. Touch the desired app.

  4. Touch Storage.

  5. Touch CLEAR CACHE.

Clear App Data

Clearing the data will reset the app to factory default settings. Any personal settings saved on the app will be removed.

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.

  2. Touch Apps, and then select the desired app.

  3. Touch Storage.

  4. Touch CLEAR DATA.

  5. Touch DELETE.

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