How to Clear Messaging App Data on Nexus Phones



  • To clear the messaging app data on a Nexus phone.


  • Nexus 6P
  • Nexus 5X


  1. Open Settings

  2. Tap Apps and notifications

  3. Tap App info

  4. Scroll down to and select Messages  

  5. Tap Storage

  6. Tap Clear data

Additional Notes

If you use Republic Anywhere, please do the same for the Anywhere app.  This will not delete any messages.

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