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How do I permanentely delete texts in Messenger+.
JulesB123
Member

HI there, I have a Samsung Galaxy S7  Android and I use the Verizon Messenger+ app for texting.  I keep maxing my space on my phone, and the main culprit is this app. I have cleared the cache, deleted a TON of texts, but my Total Storage won't go down! Are these stored on my phone permanently, even if I go into the app and delete them? Currently it says I have Total 2.94GB, App 121MB and Data 2.82GB. I don't want to delete all my messages, but I have deleted just about 100 plus pictures and videos. How can I get the total GB to do down without deleting the whole app off my phone and all my texts?

Thanks!

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Re: How do I permanentely delete texts in Messenger+.
kathy65793
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Another way to clear up a lot of space is going into recovery mode Volume up-Power-Home. Then go down to cache partition and clear that out. When the phone gets an update it keeps a lot of old files and stuff in there. Clearing this out does not change any of your settings for the phone and can help with a lot of other issues

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bearone21
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delete what you can live without.

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vzw_customer_support
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The system cache partition stores temporary system data. It's supposed to allow the system to access apps more quickly and efficiently, but sometimes things get cluttered and outdated, so a periodic cache clearing can help make the system run more smoothly.

 

Have you been able to complete this step yet, JulesB123?

I would do it for the Messenger + application

https://www.verizonwireless.com/support/knowledge-base-203662/.

 

 

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