How to Clear Messaging App Data on Samsung Galaxy Phones Running on Oreo


  • Clear messaging app data on Samsung Galaxy S8, S9, and S9+


  • Samsung Galaxy S7
  • Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge
  • Samsung Galaxy S8
  • Samsung Galaxy S9
  • Samsung Galaxy S9+
  • Android 8.0 Oreo


  1. Open Settings
  2. Tap on Apps
  3. Find, and tap on your messaging app
  4. Tap Storage
  5. Tap Clear data
  6. Tap Delete
    • Note: this will not erase your stored messages

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