How to Clear an Individual App's Cache on Android 8.0 Oreo and above

Objective

  • To clear the cache of an individual app's cache on Android 8.0 Oreo

Environment

  • Android 8.0 Oreo
  • Android 9.0 Pie

Procedure

  1. Go to Settings 

  2. Tap Storage

  3. Navigate to Other apps 
    NOTE: You may need to tap Internal Storage before this option is available!

  4. Tap on the app for which you want to clear the cache

  5. Tap on Clear Cache 

Additional Notes

Android 8.1 Oreo does not have an option to clear the system cache or the cache of all apps.

______________________________________________________________________________

Article Created From

  • 1346945

Having trouble finding the answer you’re looking for? Ask an Expert Member.
(Our Experts are not staff, but their knowledge of our service and phones is outstanding!)