05-24-2013 11:36 AM
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  1. conan1071's Avatar
    I just updated to jelly bean and tried to wipe the cache the same way on the ICS; turn off, hold power and both volume, etc. When I did this, it got to the screen with the green android and a triangle with the exclamation point in the middle and pressing both volume buttons at the same time did nothing, HELP...
    Tara Vann likes this.
    12-06-2012 08:21 PM
  2. conan1071's Avatar
    72 views in a short time and no one knows???? seems like there are many people who want to know. I searched google and cant find the answer
    12-06-2012 09:39 PM
  3. Mellimel22's Avatar
    U are on stock recovery. That's what the android wit the logo mean.

    Sent from my Sprint Galaxy Nexus Rockin 4.2.1 using Tapatalk 2
    pauliking likes this.
    12-06-2012 09:46 PM
  4. thunderup's Avatar
    I just updated to jelly bean and tried to wipe the cache the same way on the ICS; turn off, hold power and both volume, etc. When I did this, it got to the screen with the green android and a triangle with the exclamation point in the middle and pressing both volume buttons at the same time did nothing, HELP...
    I had to hold down both volume buttons for a second or two, rather than just tapping them, and then it brought up the menu with the different recovery options.
    12-06-2012 10:13 PM
  5. conan1071's Avatar
    U are on stock recovery. That's what the android wit the logo mean.

    Sent from my Sprint Galaxy Nexus Rockin 4.2.1 using Tapatalk 2
    Then how do I get to wipe the cache partition?
    12-06-2012 10:14 PM
  6. conan1071's Avatar
    I had to hold down both volume buttons for a second or two, rather than just tapping them, and then it brought up the menu with the different recovery options.
    Did that earlier and again just now. Still not working
    12-06-2012 10:16 PM
  7. hdhuntr's Avatar
    The regular RAZR MAXX ICS process works for me on HD/JB about 1 of every 4 times. Keep trying...
    12-09-2012 08:50 AM
  8. Mellimel22's Avatar
    Just download es task manager u can wipe catches right from there

    Sent from my Sprint Galaxy Nexus Rockin 4.2.1 using Tapatalk 2
    Who? likes this.
    12-09-2012 10:37 AM
  9. Mellimel22's Avatar
    Or if u are rooted download cmw

    Sent from my Sprint Galaxy Nexus Rockin 4.2.1 using Tapatalk 2
    12-09-2012 10:37 AM
  10. blg923's Avatar
    What exactly does wiping the cache do and when is it necessary?

    Sent from my DROID RAZR MAXX HD using Tapatalk 2
    Who? and zackh123 like this.
    12-09-2012 02:04 PM
  11. rob_800's Avatar
    I have this same problem with mine. Talked with VZW twice about this. My new phone should be in on Tuesday.

    Sent from my DROID RAZR HD using Tapatalk 2
    12-09-2012 07:43 PM
  12. conan1071's Avatar
    I have this same problem with mine. Talked with VZW twice about this. My new phone should be in on Tuesday.

    Sent from my DROID RAZR HD using Tapatalk 2
    What problem are you having?

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    To wipe the cached you follow the same as the maxx except of holding down the volume up and down, you have to rock them back and forth about 10 times
    12-10-2012 12:28 PM
  13. rob_800's Avatar
    What problem are you having?

    - - - Updated - - -

    To wipe the cached you follow the same as the maxx except of holding down the volume up and down, you have to rock them back and forth about 10 times
    I can get the phone to go into recovery menu with Lloyd laying down. At that point phone will not go to the next menu. I've tried hold both vol up/dn at same time, rocking vol up/dn and it will not go to the next menu.

    I was trying to clear cache to see if some glitches after JB update would clear.

    Sent from my DROID RAZR HD using Tapatalk 2
    12-10-2012 08:36 PM
  14. zackh123's Avatar
    Branching off BLG23's question, can someone please explain what problems wiping the cache will solve? Or what it will enhance?
    12-11-2012 06:40 AM
  15. Dan Martin1's Avatar
    Hold the volume down button and tap the volume up. that should work.
    klwit307 and JennRN like this.
    01-21-2013 08:21 PM
  16. pblakk's Avatar
    http://m-support.verizonwireless.com....html?id=66428

    On the triage screen, press one volume button then the other. It doesn't work if you press both together. A bit misleading.

    Sent from my DROID RAZR HD
    01-22-2013 05:30 PM
  17. kmf1's Avatar
    Well, I was finally successful at wiping the cache. A pretty touchy process. Time will tell if there was any benefit. Thanks.
    01-23-2013 02:45 PM
  18. Got2buzz's Avatar
    Just download es task manager u can wipe catches right from there

    Sent from my Sprint Galaxy Nexus Rockin 4.2.1 using Tapatalk 2
    Could you please tell me where I can find the app in "Google Play"? Tried looking in "Tools" top paid/top free, but perhaps I missed it.(?)
    Thanks to all who take time to post/reply!
    01-26-2013 06:40 PM
  19. pegs520's Avatar
    Could you please tell me where I can find the app in "Google Play"? Tried looking in "Tools" top paid/top free, but perhaps I missed it.(?)
    Thanks to all who take time to post/reply!
    https://play.google.com/store/apps/d...kmanager&hl=en
    Got2buzz likes this.
    01-27-2013 04:16 AM
  20. RoskoPeeko's Avatar
    Hi could you tell me what you did to complete this? My phone (One X) won't go anywhere from the triangle/droid laying down screen regardless of what combination of volume presses I do... Since my latest Android update my wifi is a nightmare and HTC told me to clear the cache partition but i'm having no joy at all through the method they told me (as described by many here). Thanks
    01-29-2013 04:53 AM
  21. eddiea's Avatar
    These instructions on Verizon's site need to be revised a bit because Step 5 is somewhat misleading:
    http://m-support.verizonwireless.com....html?id=66428

    1. Power the device off.
    2. Press and hold the Volume Up/Down then press the Power button.
    3. When presented with the Boot Mode Selection Menu release all buttons.
    4. Press Volume Down to select Recovery then press Volume Up.
    5. From the Droid triage screen, [REVISED] simultaneously press Volume Down/Up (you should press and hold Volume Down first THEN press Volume Up while still holding Volume Down because pressing Up first won't work.)
    6. Select wipe cache partition then press the Power button (use Volume keys to navigate options).
    7. Select reboot system now then press the Power button.(use Volume keys to navigate options).
    JennRN, blg923, doovid184 and 4 others like this.
    03-08-2013 12:06 AM
  22. PUBand's Avatar
    To wipe the system cache:
    1. Power off the phone
    2. Hold Volume Up and Volume Down, keep holding them and press and hold Power
    3. Once the menu comes on, release the buttons, then press Volume Down once to select Recovery, then press Volume Up (the screen will clear and the robot will appear)
    4. Now, press and hold Volume Down, then tap Volume Up (this seems to be more touchy than with ICS)
    5. Once the menu appears, press Volume Down repeatedly until you have selected Wipe Cache, then tap Power to select
    6. When it has completed, the menu will return to the top and should be on Reboot System, tap Power to select and reboot

    Nothing is more frustrating than pressing a "direct dial" shortcut on the home screen and having to wait up to three or more minutes for the phone to finally open the phone app and call. Before my Bionic received JB, I would have to clear the cache every so often to clear out program garbage in order to make it run faster (faster than cold molasses). The utilities that "clear cache" only clear app memory cache, not system cache, that's the difference. After having JB for a few days it started getting slow again. I could not get the second menu to appear to wipe the cache because I was pressing the Volume Up and Volume Down at the same time. ICS didn't seem to care, but JB needs to have Down first, then Up at the same time.
    joe_fresh and dtd80 like this.
    04-24-2013 09:32 AM
  23. joe_fresh's Avatar
    Worked for me. Was kind of a pain but I got it to work.

    Sent from my DROID RAZR HD using Android Central Forums
    04-30-2013 05:26 PM
  24. dtd80's Avatar
    PUBand, thanks for the instructions. Got it on my first try.
    05-03-2013 11:18 PM
  25. Wayne Harrison's Avatar
    That was tricky! got it thanks!
    05-23-2013 11:42 PM
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