Sign up ×
Android Enthusiasts Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for enthusiasts and power users of the Android operating system. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Hi I want to clear all applications data(preferences and sqlite) from my phone in one tap.

How can i do this? is there any app which can do this WITHOUT ROOT PERMISSION?

share|improve this question

5 Answers 5

up vote 6 down vote accepted

You can do factory reset under such case.

Go to Settings -> SD & Phone storage -> Factory data reset.

I don't think an app without root can do it as apps are limited in their own sandbox.

share|improve this answer

If you mean clearing all app and user data on the phone, you can do a factory reset via Settings -> Privacy -> Factory data reset. Note that this erases all data on the phone, not just app data.

share|improve this answer

If you need a fresh phone, reboot in recovery mode and select wipe data. It will format your /cache and /data partitions. Then no data will be there other than your SD card.

share|improve this answer

You can try 1Tap cleaner : . It works on non rooted devices.

EDIT: Try Clean Master . It scans the memory card for large cache file that you can delete altogether.

share|improve this answer
unluckily this only clear the cache files.I am looking for erasing data files. – john smith Feb 7 '12 at 4:15

No you cant.

But if you decided to root

These are the steps

  1. Root your device
  2. Install xposed framework app
  3. Install gravitybox module app
  4. Reboot device .

Get all these downloads by google. Just type app name and your android version.

share|improve this answer
Could you link the apps? – Firelord Sep 22 at 9:27

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.