If your Xbox 360 has been running a little slow lately you may need to learn how to clear cache on Xbox 360. Clearing the cache can help to keep it from lagging. This will also get rid of your internet videogame history, so be sure that this is what you want to do. This will cause you to lose any downloaded game updates and you will have to go back and reinstall all of them. Clearing the cache on your Xbox 360 is pretty easy and here are a few steps that will teach you how to do this.
To clear the cache on a Xbox 360, you will need:
- Xbox 360
- Turn your Xbox 360 console on and hold down the "A" button on your controller simultaneously. Go to menu and select the "system menu" from there click on "memory" from the list of options that it gives you.
- Click on where it says "hard drive." Use the "Y" button on your controller to open up the device options window. Enter the code "X, X, left bumper, right bumper, X and X" this will start the system maintenance on your Xbox 360.
- A window will appear stating that your Xbox 360 has undergone a system maintenance. It will also ask you if you want to delete the cache select "yes." The cache has now been cleared from your Xbox 360 console.
Now that you know how to clear the cache on your Xbox 360 you can begin reinstalling any downloaded updates that you may have lost by doing this.