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Android Temp Files

I'm looking for temp files location on Android and I'm unable to find i, does anyone know where it is, or if it has temporary folder?

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If you mean the temp files for your web browser, the location is /data/data/com.android.browser/cache/webviewCache

Unfortunately, the "data" directory and its subdirectories are not viewable except as "root". This means you can't access these files on an actual device (like the T-Mobile G1) unless you use a root hack.

If you wish to clear these temporary files, open the browser, click the "menu" button, then scroll down to "settings", and then scroll down to "privacy settings".

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