Clear Cache

The Clear Cache tool allows a console user to clear the client cache on a remote device. This tool can be run on single devices, multi-selected devices, or with a similar tool designed to be run on a device collection.

This tool uses remote WMI.

To run this tool:

1. In your Configuration Manager console, right-click on a device.

2. Click Right Click Tools > Client Tools > Clear Cache.

3. Click Yes to confirm that you want to clear the cache.

Recast Permissions

ConfigMgr Client
Clear Cache

Microsoft Permissions

  • This action requires Administrator permissions on the remote device.
  • If a Recast Server is being used with a Service Account, that account also needs admin permission on the remote device.
  • The action also requires Remote WMI access.
  • This action requires access to connect to the C$ share.