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Clear the App Cache and Data on Galaxy Note8

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.

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

Clear App Cache

Think of it as a juice cleanse for apps. Follow these instructions to clear out an app.

  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

Need a total do-over? Try emptying out all 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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