Question about when to wipe phone...

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  1. meekless

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    I have seen so many threads talking about wiping the phone info...
    just the cache....
    need to wipe data....
    do a system wipe....

    Does someone mind explaining when you should and what should you wipe???

    I have been on 2.0.1 ROMS the entire time, but have gone from
    SholesMOD 2.0.1 to
    Bugless Beast to
    Sholes 2.0.5 and have stayed there since.

    I have also made changes to themes using Metamorph, and changed the overall font through the Terminal method.
    Everything seems ok, but I do get a Home FC sometimes when coming out of an app back to the home screen.

    I did a cache wipe today and no FC since that. Is it necessary to wipe data or system?
    Thanks for any info and help!!
     
  2. LtKen

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    Unless you're having problems or need space, there's really no reason to wipe.
     
  3. meekless

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    thank u for the info!!