How to Clear Facebook Cache on iPhone?

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You only have a few songs, several apps, and about 100 images, and still you have the "Storage Almost Full" error on iPhone? Why? Is something wrong with your iPhone?

No, the reason is - as you use your iPhone on a daily basis, you unintentionally accumulate numerous caches that get stored, result in a memory full error.

Apps like Facebook, caches a lot of data and then stores it on your iPhone. The Facebook app for iOS is about 100MB, but if you check the storage usage of your iPhone, then you’ll see that it can consume GBs worth of memory!


How iPhone Facebook Cache Produced?

Like other websites, Facebook is also made from several individual files which your browser combines together to display the website on your iPhone. To load Facebook faster, the browser that you use to access Facebook on your iPhone saves some parts of these individual files. This is known as caching. The browser keeps these files loaded in your phone to load Facebook faster.

Over time, these cached files grow in numbers and can take MBs and GBs of memory. Thus, it is very important to clear Facebook cache from iPhone to free up iPhone and improve iPhone performance.

How to Clear Facebook Cache in iPhone?

The best and quick solution to clear Facebook cache in iOS is to uninstall Facebook app from your iPhone and then install it again.

For doing this, simply follow the steps: Tap on Settings > General > Usage > Manage Storage > Facebook > Delete.

This will delete the Facebook app from your phone along with all the cache data. Once deleted, you can easily install the app again to continue using Facebook.

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It is generally recommended that you should clear facebook cache on iPhone once in a month, if you use Facebook on a regular basis. If you don’t really use Facebook app on your iPhone very frequently, you can uninstall and then install it again once in every 2-3 months.

Clear Facebook cache in iPhone will not only save storage for your iPhone, this will also help in speeding up your iPhone, as the speed of your iPhone is affected if its memory is full.

Clear Up All App Caches on iPhone By One Click!

We all have installed many Apps on iPhone, we use some of them every day. Facebook is just an example, only clear Facebook app cache is not enough. All these Apps can accumulate large amount of caches. Manually deleting these apps and then installing again one by one should be boring and also is a waste of time. And it will delete all Facebook data, not only the cache, so if you have important files in Facebook, uninstall it won't be a good solution. For all these, an ideal alternative is to use iMyfone Umate Pro or iMyfone Umate Pro for Mac, which can clear up all app caches on iPhone by one click without deleting any personal important file.

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You can easily download this software to your computer or laptop to easily clear unwanted data from your iPhone, and free up valuable iPhone storage to capture more videos, pictures, or download your favourite apps or songs. Let's have a look at its main features:

  • Clean 30+ hidden junk files with a click and temporary files, including app caches/cookies/temp files/crash logs.
  • Compress iPhone photos to reclaim 75% of your photo’s storage.
  • Preview, select and mass delete all your unwanted photos from your iPhone.
  • Find out all your videos over 5MB, you can preview and you can choose to mass delete some or all of them.
  • The original photos and videos will be backed up on your PC before compression and deletion.
  • List all apps according to files size, you can select and mass remove unwanted Apps.
  • Permanently erase private iOS data - erase not only current personal files but also deleted sensitive files, all iOS file types supported, and the erased data is 100% unrecoverable.

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Steps to clear up all the app caches on your iPone

Step 1. Once you’ve downloaded the software in your computer, connect your iPhone to it and launch the software.

Step 2. When the software launches, click on Junk Files tab, after the sacn done, click on Clean to start deleting all the junk files from your iPhone, including the some Facebook cache.

Step 3. Click on Temporary Files tab and then on click on Clean, so all the temporary files will be deleted, including the iPhone Facebook cache.

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When the process finishes, you’ll be able to see the total amount of space iMyfone has saved for your iPhone. The software makes it easier for you to manage the storage of your iPhone and makes the entire process quick and efficient.

The caches produced by Facebook cannot be taken lightly since it has the capacity to eat up useful storage space. While you can always manage this by uninstalling and re-installing the Facebook app or deleting that cache from the settings manually, it has some disadvantages. First, it wastes time and it also lacks data protection which means your data could fall into the wrong hands after it is deleted.

iPhone, as a personal tool, always contains many privat information, such as sensitive messages, bank information, all kinds of account and password, personal photos and videos, iMyfone Umate Pro is just fast and does a thorough job of permanently deleting these personal files which protects your data from being accessed by outsiders making it the best option to clear your iPhone Facebook caches.

  • Una

    I use FB every day, OMG so many caches!

  • Vicky

    For me, FB is necessary, i like share everything with my friends. This article is really useful!

  • Bob

    Thanks a lot, with the help of Umate, i won’t need to worry about iPhone storage any more.

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