Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus sometimes have problems with the iOS operating system. These different issues can easily be fixed by using two different troubleshooting methods. The best way to fix any bugs or other software problems on your Apple iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus is to either complete a factory reset or do a cache wipe.
It’s recommended to clear the cache on an Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus when your smartphone has some delays, glitches or freezes. Below we’ll explain how you can clear the cache on the Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.
How To Clear The App Cache On The Apple iPhone 7 And iPhone 7 Plus
For problems that are just happening on a specific app, it’s best to first try to clear the app cache. You can clear the app cache with these instructions:
- Select on Settings > General > iPhone Storage
- Select on Manage Storage.
- Tap an item in Documents and Data.
- Slide unwanted items to the left and tap Delete.
- Tap Edit > Delete All to remove all of the app’s data.
Don’t select Clear Data unless you want to lose all the information that app stores, like your username, passwords, game progress, preferences, settings and so on.
What To Do When Clearing The App Cache Doesn’t Help
If after you have cleared the cache of individual apps but the problem with your Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus is still happening, the next best option is to uninstall the app and reset the device. It’s important to note that before you reset the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, you should back up all data to prevent anything from being lost during the reboot process. After rebooting the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, and the problem is still happening, then it’s suggested that you perform a system cache wipe, also known as clearing the cache partition on the Apple iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus.
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