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How to Clear App Cache and App Data on LG V20

Clear app cache and app data on LG V20 is a recommended troubleshooting action that will help with problems that occur on the device and you can learn how to do it with this easy to follow step by step guide.

In a complex device such as Android smartphone LG V20, problem may happen any time. It may happen out of nowhere or after you perform update to specific app or to the phone system. The kind of problem that happens is varying from one to another. It may come up as glitch in phone performance, overheating issue, crashes app and so on.

Clear App Cache and App Data on LG V20

No need to panic, because there is solution for those problems. There is several troubleshooting action to perform and you can start with clear cache and or clear data on your LG V20. Both actions will give fresh start to your device, and in most cases will clear any issue for good.

Clear Application Cache on LG V20

First thing you to try are clear cache on the phone. It will clear cache on the troubled app and allow the phone to built new one. It will work effectively if corrupted cache is the cause of those problems. Here is how to do it:

  1. Go to “Settings” application on your LG V20.
  2. Tap “General > Apps” (If using List view, scroll down to “DEVICE”, then tap “Apps”)
  3. Swipe left to “All” column to view the whole app in your phone.
  4. Locate the troubled app and tap on it.
  5. A new page will appear that show everything about the app. Locate the “Storage” option and tap on it.
  6. Tap “Clear Cache” option.
  7. Restart or reboot the phone to bring the change to effect.

Clear Application Data on LG V20

Clear app cache usually is good enough to solve the problem of the app. But if you find that the problem still hang around, then you can go further by clear app data. The process is pretty similar enough but in this case, you will erase the whole data regarding the app such as account, game progress (if the troubled app is a game app), and so on. You can get a better result by performing both actions, but always try with clear app cache first before you do it both.

To clear app data on LG V20, follow the guide below:

  1. Go to “Settings” application on your LG V20.
  2. Tap “General > Apps” (If using List view, scroll down to “DEVICE”, then tap “Apps”)
  3. Swipe left to “All” column to view the whole app in your phone.
  4. Locate the troubled app and tap on it.
  5. A new page will appear that show everything about the app. Locate the “Storage” option and tap on it.
  6. Tap “Clear Data” option.
  7. Restart or reboot the phone to bring the change to effect.

Now try to launch the troubled app. It should work great now, without any problem that plagues it before. As a precaution, you may want to back up the data of the troubled app before you clear app data. That way, you can have it back and resume your work (or game) with it without have to build the whole thing once more.

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