There is some problems that can easily be fixed on the Android software. The best way to fix any bugs or software problems on the Huawei P9 is to either complete a factory reset or a cache wipe. The main reason to clear the cache on a Huawei P9 is when the smartphone is slow, delays, glitches or freezes. The following is a guide on how to clear the Huawei P9 cache.
How to clear the app cache on the Huawei P9
- Turn on your Huawei P9
- Go to Settings > App Manager
- Select the app you want to clear the cache for
- After you’ve selected the app, look for the app info screen
- Select on Clear Cache
- To clear the app cache for all apps, go to Settings > Storage
- Select Cached Data to clear all app caches simultaneously
NOTE: Don’t select Clear Data unless you want to lose all the information that app stores, like passwords, game progress, preferences and settings.
What to do when clearing the app cache doesn’t help?
After you have cleared the cache of individual apps and the Huawei P9 problem is still happening, the next best option is to uninstall the app and reboot the device. It’s important to note that before you reset the Huawei P9, you should back up all data to prevent anything from being lost during the reboot process. After rebooting the Huawei P9, 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 Huawei P9.