1. Kracov's Avatar
    Hello all. I finally got my first smartphone, a Samsung Nexus S 4G. I think it has Android 4.4. The issue I'm having is that I don't know how to clear the cache or storage. I get errors when trying to install apps on the Play store. I tried 2 cleaner apps. Didn't free up much space. I'm using up about 90%, even though I don't think my apps are using that much space. Anyway, I was messing around with google settings as well, and now my wifi signal is white instead of blue. (although it's now blue again for now). I can access the internet and the google apps. I hope someone can help me free up the space or clear the cache.
    07-12-2014 10:38 AM
  2. Rugwed Soman's Avatar
    Head over to Settings--Application Manager. select you app,scroll down,you will find the cache option.Hit 'Clear cache' !
    07-12-2014 01:08 PM
  3. Kracov's Avatar
    If you mean by clearing the cache of each app- i've looked at them already. the "clear cache" button is either greyed out or really small like 1k. But I have further cleared the cache of some of them, and I've gotten it down to 85%. I don't even have more than about 12-15 games and 8 or 9 apps that i downloaded, they aren't large. Only 150mb free but at least now I can download and install apps again, thank you.
    07-12-2014 02:29 PM
  4. SweetSaudade's Avatar
    Do you have an SD card in your phone? Maybe make sure all your pictures and videos are moved onto there?
    07-13-2014 10:34 PM
  5. kmf1's Avatar
    If you have 4.4 there is another option to clear the cache. Go to Settings/Storage and scroll down to Cached data. It will calculate the buildup. You can then tap that box. An option will come up to clear the cache. This does a great job, so that you don't have to individually clear each app.
    07-14-2014 08:55 AM

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