How to Clear Cache on Instagram 2022

Here I'm sharing how to clear cache on instagram completely just by using instagram app and even by device settings.

Today I will show you EXACTLY How to Clear Cache on Instagram in 2022‘ that makes your device smooth. This is a Instagram Guide.

But before moving forward and clearing the cache, you should know what exactly the cache is on Instagram.

Let’s Clear the Cache of Instagram with Backdroid style.

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METHOD 1: Open the Instagram Settings > Tap on Security > Then click on Search History > Tap on the clear all button to clear all the search history of Instagram.

METHOD 2: Open your mobile settings → Apps management > find all the installed apps → At this point, Search for Instagram → Tap on it → Click on the storage → scroll down, and tap on clear cache click on it.

What Exactly is the Cache in Instagram?

Instagram is the app that stores lots of cache data on a smartphone, making our storage complete because Instagram stores every single data like the person’s profile, what you searched on Instagram, even your profile, and many more things. Also read: What happens after clearing the cache on Instagram.

What Cache is in Instagram?

And all this cache data makes the app run smoother while opening it, but sometimes it’s a Curse for us.

So, without a second, let’s dive into “Instagram Cache Clear.”

How to Clear the Cache on Instagram App

Let me tell you one thing before I start here.

I’m going to show you two ways both of them are imported to clear the cache on Instagram because if you perform one and won’t perform another task, it won’t be that effective. If you want to clear the whole cache, you have to follow the whole process.

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1. Clearing Cache on Instagram using the IG app 

Here are the two In-app methods that will help you to clear the cache on Instagram

As I told you, Instagram stores everything, your search on Instagram, as you might already know. To clear it, follow the below instructions: 

  • So, first of all, head over to Instagram settings
  • Now tap on Account 
  • At last, click on browser settings and clear all the cache of Instagram
clearing cache on Instagram

So this is the first method that will help you to clear all the cache files of Instagram, and here is the second method that will clear all the additional cache on Instagram.

  • Head over to Instagram Settings
  • Tap on Security
  • Then click on Search History 
  • Tap on the clear all button to clear all the search history of Instagram
Another method to clear cache files on instagram

So that’s it, guy. This is how you can clear the cache of Instagram, but there is another way with cheese more effective than the above method. Because in that, we’re gonna go into depth and clear the cache, and it won’t harm you. It will just make your device much faster.

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2. Clearing Instagram Cache using the mobile settings 

Mobile settings are one of the use advantages that all smartphone users have. It’s like having the engine of a car with spare parts. 

  1. Open your mobile settings.
  2. Now search for apps management to find all the installed apps.
  3. At this point, Search for Instagram > Tap on it
  4. Here click on the storage
  5. And then, scroll it down, and you will see a button to clear the cache click on it.

So, you can clear the cache of Instagram just by using mobile settings. These are the easiest ways that you can find. 

Here we are clearing cache of instagram using device settings

But in case you didn’t get it, here is the in-depth way or tutorial to help you clear the cache on Instagram.

  1. First, open your mobile settings and find out the app section, or apps management, where you will find all the installed apps on your smartphone.
  2. After getting all the installed apps to list the so-called “apps menu,” you must search for the Instagram app.
  3. When you find Instagram, just tap on it, and you will see many options like uninstalling it, and force-stopping Instagram, and you have to click on the storage option.
  4. In the storage option, you have to scroll a bit down, and you will see the cache memory of Instagram that you must clear.
  5. At last, click on the clear cache button, it will clear all the Instagram cache files, and of course, it won’t hurt the app. I won’t delete your account.

I hope you finally get this method. There is another way to help you clear the cache on Instagram.

Which is just by using any third-party app…

3. Delete Instagram Cache using third-party apps 

This is the most preferable method that I would suggest to any non-techie guy who doesn’t know more about mobile settings than I would suggest. 

apps to clear cache on Instagram

You can easily clear cache on Instagram just by using any apps like files go by Google or CCleaner. 

There could be a few ways to clear cache, 1. from the Instagram app itself or 2. from settings, or 3. from third-party apps.

To clean cache of the Instagram app, Step 1: get into settings > Step 2: Apps > Step 3: Select Instagram > Step 4: Storage option. > Step 5: Tap on Clear Cache.


So that’s it for today, guys. I hope this tutorial will help you to clear your cache on Instagram. 

I recommend you use the first and second methods because these are the best ones to clear the cache of Instagram. 

So let me know in the comments, guys, what your Instagram handles are. 

Here is mine: @backdroidcom. Let’s communicate there!!!

Hey! I love to see your comments below… Have a Nice Day.

Ruchi Kashyap
Ruchi Kashyap

Hey everyone, I'm an Instagram user from 2011. It has been a long time since I'm still using Instagram to communicate with others. I aim to help you with Instagram for every problem. I have a solution for all Instagram-related problems and errors for Android, iOS, and Computers.

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