How to View Cache and Storage Space in Chrome Computer?

Learn how to view the browser cache storage and space occupied by the websites on the google chrome browser on any computer device. This menu will display all the sites and corresponding data and permissions used in browser.

Every time you visit a website or browse through sites the records and files are created. These files are know as a cache that is typically used by websites to load the asset from the local storage instead of downloading them from the server. Hence, making web experience faster.

Within the Google Chrome browser, you can view the actual site cache storage occupied and also manage the storage by clearing it. Higher the storage size, heavier is the website and most often visited.

How to View Cache Storage in Chrome Computer?

Here are the steps to view the cache storage occupied by each website on chrome computer:

  1. Launch the Google Chrome browser on Computer.
  2. Click on vertical 3dots icon menu for options.
  3. Select Settings from the list.
  4. Scroll down to the Privacy and Security section, and select the Site settings from the menu.
  5. Choose the View permissions and data stored across sites option within Site settings.

Site Content, Data and permissions in chrome computer

This will list down all the websites and the corresponding storage and cache space within the computer browser in chrome.

Twitter Cache Cookies and Permissions in Chrome Computer

If you select any website, it will display all the storage and site permissions on the browser.

How to Delete Cache Data in Chrome Computer?

Here are the steps to delete the cache data of website on chrome computer:

  1. Launch the Google Chrome browser on Computer.
  2. Click on vertical 3dots icon menu for options.
  3. Select Settings from the list.
  4. Scroll down to the Privacy and Security section, and select the Site settings from the menu.
  5. Choose the View permissions and data stored across sites option within Site settings.
  6. Hit on vertical 3dots icon menu for options against the website or open the website.
  7. Click on Clear data command options.

Clear data and reset permissions in chrome computer

This will remove the cache storage occupied by the website on the chrome browser.

If you want to delete the entire cache and cookies data, then you can consider using the clear data option within the browser.

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