Android - How to Clear the Cache of the Google Drive App

October 2016

Google Drive for Android - Remove All Cached Documents

Here's how to clear the cache of the Google Drive app on your Android smartphone or tablet.
Clearing the cache of Google Drive can help to fix the following issues:
  • Unable to open document.
  • Unable to download or upload document.

The procedure is explained below:
  • Open the Google Drive app.
  • Tap on the menu key> Settings.
  • Go to Document Cache and tap on Clear Cache - Remove all cached documents.

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