1. Yupitsmicah's Avatar
    I've dealt with "other" storage on previous phones, but I'm up to 7.2 GB which is over half my phones available storage. That's just ridiculous. Is there anything I can do about this besides a hard reset?
    01-12-2014 07:51 PM
  2. Dave Blake's Avatar
    Have you run the Storage Clean app on your phone.

    Storage Cleaner | Windows Phone Apps+Games Store (United States)

    Make sure you restart your phone after the app has run.
    01-12-2014 08:14 PM
  3. Yupitsmicah's Avatar
    Yes. It made no difference. It seems like the more space I clear the more other fills up.
    01-12-2014 08:21 PM
  4. Morpheus Phreak's Avatar
    Yes. It made no difference. It seems like the more space I clear the more other fills up.
    It sounds like you may have some apps that you're downloading info in. Have you been using supertube, audible, kindle, or similar apps that save videos, music, audiobooks, podcasts, ebooks, etc?
    01-13-2014 05:50 AM
  5. Yupitsmicah's Avatar
    I use an audible and a podcast app, but I can check the storage space of both the app and its downloads in Lumia storage check. The extra space shows up as as media and files.
    01-13-2014 06:56 AM
  6. Pete's Avatar
    Yeah, sounds as though the streaming apps aren't clearing their cached data.

    I'd recommend deleting those apps and reinstalling. Hopefully that will force the clearing of the buffers.
    01-13-2014 07:05 AM
  7. Phrozty's Avatar
    Would adding an SD card allow the podcasts to be stored on that?
    01-13-2014 08:16 AM
  8. Sureshr's Avatar
    01-13-2014 08:39 AM
  9. Yupitsmicah's Avatar
    After deleting both apps and restarting I'm at 7.1gb of other.
    01-13-2014 10:47 AM

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