Job Seeker Help Center

Mobile Browsers: Clearing Chrome and Safari's Cache and Cookies

Quick summary

On this page, we explained how to clear out Chrome and Safari's data on a computer. We'd like to take you through the instructions if you use a browser on your phone.  

Chrome on mobile devices

Clearing browsing data

  1. Open Google Chrome.
  2. Click on the three vertical dots in the top-right corner of the browser window.
  3. Hover your mouse over More tools to reveal a submenu.
  4. In the submenu, select Clear browsing data.
  5. A new tab will open. You can choose the time range to clear data in the Clear browsing data window. To remove everything, select All Time.

Clearing cookies

  1. Select the Cookies and other site data and Cached images and files checkboxes. You can also choose different types of data to clear if needed.
  2. Click the Clear data button. Chrome will then remove the selected data.
Important: Learn more on the Google Help Center. The steps may vary, depending on the version of your browser and the mobile device you are using.


  1. Open the Settings app on your mobile device.
  2. Scroll down and find Safari.
  3. Tap on Safari. 
  4. Scroll down and tap Clear History and Website Data.
  5. Confirm the action.
Important: Learn more on Apple's Help Center. The steps above may vary, depending on the version of your browser and the mobile device you are using.



Question: Should I clear my phone's cache and cookies periodically?

Answer:  Yes, it's a good idea to clear out this stored data now and then. It keeps your phone's browser running smoothly, and the job searches may load faster.  

Question: Can you help me fix the performance issues with the Indeed job search app?

Answer:  Yes. This support page will give you some ways that may help you troubleshoot performance issues. 

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