How to View Cache and Clear Storage Space in Edge Android?

Learn how to view the site cache and storage space occupied in Edge Android. This will help to view the storage recorded against each website in the Edge browser. You can also delete the cache for individual sites and even clear cache in bulk.

Whenever you visit a website or blog, the static files within the websites are stored in your browser. The static files like images, stylesheets, scripts, etc. are locally cached.

Hence, over the period of time, you might notice that your browser is occupying the major chunk of storage space. It’s nothing but the files accumulated from all the websites that you’ve visited date are stored in the browser.

Thankfully, Microsoft Edge has an option to view the total storage occupied by each site in the Storage section of Site Settings. Here you can watch the website eating major space and also clear the individual cache which is not possible in the Edge clear cache settings.

Related: How to Clear History, Cookies, and Cache and Reset in Edge Computer?

Upon clearing the cache, the storage space is free to use for other websites or apps on Android phones.

How to View Site Cache Storage in Edge Android?

All the files and assets that are stored in browser storage are recorded into the browser occupying the space. More the data stored by a site, most used and frequent you’ve visited.

Here are the steps to view the sites cache stored in the Edge browser on Android Smartphone:

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge for Android browser.
  2. Tap on horizontal 3dots icon menu for options.
  3. Select the Settings menu from the options list.
  4. Scroll down to the Site settings option, and tap on it.
  5. Choose the Storage options from the list.

Microsoft Edge Android Site Storage

You will be able to see all the site storage occupied in the browser. Larger the size of cache storage, more you’ve visited the website. Hence, you can also verify which site you’re frequently visiting on your Edge Browser on Android.

How to Clear Site Cache Storage in Edge Android?

If you view the site storage and think you need to clear the site storage, then you can easily delete from Edge android. You can also clear the storage of all sites in one tap.

Here are the steps to delete or clear the site cache data from Edge browser on Android OS phones:

  1. Launch Microsoft Edge for Android browser.
  2. Tap on horizontal 3dots icon menu for options.
  3. Select the Settings menu from the options list.
  4. Scroll down to the Site settings option, and tap on it.
  5. Choose the Storage options from the list.
  6. Select the Site URL to clear the cache storage.
  7. Tap on the Trash icon or Clear & reset command button.

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The site cache will be deleted from the storage. You also have the option to delete the site cache storage for all the websites in bulk, just tap on the Clear site storage command button on the Storage screen.

Clear site storage for bulk deleting site storage in Edge Android

This will delete all the site’s storage occupied on the browser storage.

Bottom Line: Edge Android View and Clear Cache

Every site you visit saves the static files on your browser. Over a period of time, this file storage increase significantly. You can view the total site cache and storage occupied in the browser.

You also have the option to clear the site data or clear entire site data storage in one go using Clear site storage.

Similarly, you can also view cache and clear storage in the Edge computer on the browser. This article also details how to reset the Edge browser on PC.

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