How to Clear the Cache of an Individual App on Android 8.1 Oreo and Above

Objective

  • To clear cached data for a specific application

Environment

  • Android 8.1 Oreo
  • Android 9.0 Pie

Procedure

  1. Tap the arrow at the bottom of the home screen to reveal the app drawer
  2. Tap Settings
  3. Tap Apps & Notifications
  4. Tap See All Apps
  5. Select the desired app 
  6. Tap Storage
  7. Tap Clear Cache

Additional Notes

If the application has no cached data, the clear cache option will not be usable.  


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