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Clear app cache memory

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vina4y Calculating status...
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Jan 4, 2013 7:27 AM

My facebook app is using 370 MB space. Is there a way to clear application cache memory?

iPhone 5, iOS 6.0.1
  • SergZak Level 4 Level 4 (3,285 points)
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    Jan 4, 2013 7:37 AM (in response to vina4y)

    I don't see any way to only clear the cache. Probably the simplest & most effective way would be to simply delete the Facebook app, then reinstall it.

  • Becjr Calculating status...
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    Jun 20, 2013 3:51 PM (in response to vina4y)

    At this point, for months I have been contacting app developers and Apple requesting the ability to clear an app's cache. I have only 1 app that I use that supports this feature - WallpapersHD.

    All apps should support cache clearing. Especially apps that bloat like: Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Instant Video, TUAW, iMore, Twitter, TWC Max, Weather [Yahoo], Trailers [Apple], Bible [YouVersion]...  Practically any and every app I have ever used that communicates with a remote server out there in the world somewhere.

     

    iOS needs a cache clearing option to assist in managing space because deleting and re-installing apps is a terrible way to get that space back.

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