How to Clear Cache on Instagram

Last Updated on January 20, 2023 by Bestusefultips

Annoying that Instagram slows down sometimes? Instagram storage is almost full. To fix this, you need to clean or clear cache on Instagram on your Android, iPhone, and PC. Sometimes cache data will slow down your device performance. When you clear Instagram cache, it will temporarily delete stored data and free up space on your phone and PC. If Instagram doesn’t open or stops working, you’ll try clearing Instagram data which will permanently delete the app’s data from your device. 

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How to Clear Instagram Cache 2023

Check out the below-given methods for clearing cache on Instagram iPhone, Android, and PC.

How to Clear Cache on Instagram Android 2023

Step 1: Open the Instagram app and sign in with your account.

Step 2: Tap the Profile icon at the bottom right corner.

Tap on Instagram Settings to view browser settings

Step 3: Tap Three horizontal lines at the top right corner.

Open Instagram App in your Android devices

Step 4: Tap Settings.

Account Settings on Instagram Android

Step 5: Tap Accounts.

Browser Settings on Instagram Android

Step 6: Tap Browser settings.

How to Clear Instagram Cache

Step 7: Tap Clear in the Browsing data section.

It will clear Instagram cookies and cache from the websites you’ve visited while using Instagram without deleting the app on your Android devices.

How to Clean Instagram Cache

Step 8: Tap Clear browsing data.

How to Clear Cache Instagram using App Settings

You can see how much data Instagram usage is in MB/GB. Clearing the cache to free up some storage but keep its data and documents. 

How to Clear Cache on Instagram on Android Smartphone

Settings > Apps > See all apps > Instagram > Storage & cache > Clear cache.

Clear Data Instagram (Permanently Delete All Data): Settings > Apps > See all apps > Instagram > Storage & cache > Clear store or Clear data > Delete.

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How to Clear Cache on Instagram Samsung Galaxy

How to Clear Cache on Instagram Samsung Galaxy

Settings > Apps > Instagram > Storage > Clear cache at the bottom right corner

Read More: How to Wipe Cache Data on Samsung Galaxy

iPhone Clear App Cache without Deleting App

Step 1: Go to Settings.

Step 2: Tap the General tab.

Step 3: Tap iPhone storage.

Step 4: Tap Instagram.

How to Clear Instagram Cache iPhone

Step 5: Tap the Offload app to free up a storage or the Delete app to delete all data.

If you delete the app, re-install again on your iPhone. Easy to clear ig cache and data on the smartphone. 

How to Clear Cache (Search History) on Instagram using a PC/Laptop 2023

Step 1: Open Instagram.com on your PC or mobile browser and sign in with your account.

Step 2: Tap the Search icon at the left side menu.

Clear Instagram search history PC

Step 3: Tap Clear all to clear all search history at once or the ×” icon to individually clear search history.

And that’s all. Do you still have any questions about clear Instagram cache on your phone or PC? Tell us in below comment box. 

FAQs:

What happens if I Clear Cache Data on Instagram?

When you clear cache data on the Instagram app, it will permanently delete your Instagram app’s data, including passwords, settings, and other documents. You can’t restore.  

Is it OK to Erase Cache?

Yes, you can erase the cache on your phone or PC. You don’t lose your important data or documents. Clearing the cache on your device will temporarily delete data and free up space to improve your device’s performance. 

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