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Hello can any one help me clear some space. Operating system and other nearly 40gb. via OnePlus 8

  1. keith foxall
    Cupcake May 21, 2022

  2. prisca67
    Gingerbread May 21, 2022

    prisca67 , via OnePlus 8T , May 21, 2022 :
    You have alot of apps and videos on your phone taking up over 40gb of space. Is your phone set to back up your device to google drive or Google one? If so, you should be able to delete some of those on your phone. To be safe, back up your phone to an external source and then you can safely delete some of those things. I have used the app Ccleaner to free up space and it will clean the cache and junk files. That can help alot also.
     

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  3. keith foxall
    Cupcake May 21, 2022

    keith foxall , via OnePlus 8 , May 21, 2022 :
    I'm more looking at the file called OTHER. I cannot open it. Or the file operating system. Both of them are 40GB
     

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  4. prisca67
    Gingerbread May 22, 2022

    prisca67 , via OnePlus 8T , May 22, 2022 :
    The system is what your phone is using to operate. It cant be changed. Other could be downloads, old install files, empty folders, etc. I just used Ccleaner on mine. I had alot of downloaded files. Check your download folder. It's a good place to start. You get there by using your file app. Here is what mine looks like.
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  5. U1653057216421
    Cupcake May 27, 2022

    U1653057216421 , May 27, 2022 :
    Yes you can clear the data you don't need like any high space videos and apps which you are not using then delete that data from the device.
     

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