1Tap Cleaner is an application for cleaning your phone, available for free on Android, which removes any kind of "dirt" from the smartphone. The app allows you to clear cache of applications, clear search and link history and remove useless files, helping to free up space in internal memory. The ideal tool to be used on slow or hot cell phones after some time of use.
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In the following tutorial, check out how to use the free cleaning app 1Tap Cleaner to optimize your Android phone. The procedure was performed on a Moto G7 Play with Android 9.0 (Pie), but the tips apply to other phones with the Google system. The app does not have an iPhone version (iOS).
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How to clean phone memory with 1Tap Cleaner
Step 1. Install the 1Tap Cleaner app on your phone. When opening it for the first time, press "Continue". A screen with information about the application will be displayed. Touch the back button, in the upper left corner, to access the main screen of the application;
Start using the 1Tap Cleaner, an app to clean your phone memory Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 2. Tap "Clear cache" to remove unnecessary files from your phone. To use the feature, you need to enable app overlay. In this case, touch the indicated button and activate the function in the Android settings;
Enabling necessary permissions for the memory cleaner Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 3. 1Tap Cleaner will also request access to your cell phone usage data. To authorize, touch "Allow", locate the app in the list and activate the option "Allow access to use";
Activating the required Android cleaner permissions Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 4. Returning to the 1Tap Cleaner, tap on the cleaning cone at the bottom of the screen. Then, select the apps you want to clear the cache and tap the indicated icon again;
How to clean your phone and clear your cache Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 5. Now, it will be necessary to allow the app to make changes to the system. To do this, activate the indicated option and, in the Android settings, enable the key "Allow modification of system settings". Now just wait until 1Tap Cleaner removes unnecessary files;
Activating the necessary permissions of the 1Tap Cleaner Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 6. I still need to allow the application to access the accessibility settings. To authorize, press "Yes", tap on the 1Tap Cleaner, activate the option "Use service" and confirm;
Activating permissions needed to clean the cell phone Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 7. On the 1Tap Cleaner main screen, under "SD cleaner", it is possible to remove files from the internal memory and SD card of your cell phone. In this case, authorize the app's access to your device's files by tapping "Allow";
How to have more phone memory and delete files from the SD card Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 8. Open the folders you want to clean. Use the right selection box to mark the files and directories that will be deleted. Finally, click on the trash can icon to delete the files;
Cleaning files from internal memory with 1Tap Cleaner Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 9. In "Delete history", you can remove the history from the clipboard and other apps. To do this, select the desired items and press the trash can icon. In the case of apps like Chrome, Drive, Gmail and others, tap on the app to directly access the settings and clear the history of each app;
Erasing history from the download area and apps Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Step 10. Open "Delete call" to remove the call history and SMS messages. A message informs you that the feature is not available in the latest versions of Android. In this case, you must tap on the desired item to access the history and perform the cleaning;
Erasing call history and SMS messages Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 11. Under "Erase default", you can reset the default file opening apps on Android. To do this, choose the formats you want to redefine and tap on the trash can icon. You will be taken to the settings of the selected applications and given instructions on how to remove the pattern;
Erasing the opening pattern of applications Photo: Reproduo / Helito Beggiora
Step 12. Finally, tap "Clear all" to clear the cache and history files. Select the items you want to clean and tap on the trash can icon at the bottom of the screen.
Removing cache and history Photo: Reproduction / Helito Beggiora
Ready! Take advantage of the tips on how to use the 1Tap Cleaner app, an application to clean Android phone memory.
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