If you've been noticing that the answers to Wordle puzzles have become more tricky ever since the New York Times bought the word puzzle game, you're probably right. Wordle solutions have become more difficult by the day. If you've lost your winning streak due to a double-letter mistake, it might be worth resetting your statistics and getting that 100 percent win rate back. It's easy to reset your Wordle streak on Android and iPhone. This is how you reset Wordle streaks on Android and iPhone.

Reset Wordle Strreak for iPhone and Android (2022).

One of the most popular puzzle games these days, Wordle has been bringing people together in a quest to solve the daily puzzles and with discussions of the day's answer and how they guessed it. Many people are clamouring to have another chance at maintaining their 100 percent win rate, despite the increase in difficulty.

In just two steps, we will show you how to reset your Wordle streak (iPhone or Android). This is the way you get that clean slate you have been looking for ever since you solved that puzzle.

Remove Wordle Bookmarks from your Home Screen

If you've already added the Wordle bookmark to your home screen, make sure that it is removed before you start. Simply touch and hold the Wordle bookmark, then tap the "Delete Bookmark" button in the popup menu.


Reset Wordle Streak by Clearing Your Browsing history

The easiest way to reset Wordle streak is to wipe out the entire browsing history. This is how to do it on Android and iPhone.

Clear the iPhone's Browser History to Reset Wordle Streak

  • Click on "Safari" in the Settings app. Click on "Clear History" and "Website Data".


To confirm, click on the confirmation popup again.


Clear your Android Browser History to Reset Wordle Statistic

  • Start the Chrome app by tapping on the three dots icon. Click on "History" to access it.


Tap on "Clear Browsing Data" to proceed. Choose the desired time period and click on "Clear Data".


Reset Wordle Stats by Clearing Browser History

Start Firefox by clicking on the hamburger icon (menu buttons) in the lower right corner of your screen. Tap on "History" to access it.


Tap on the History screen to clear your browsing history.



Android offers an easier way to remove the data associated with an app. You can reset your Wordle streak by deleting caches from the browsers that you're using.

  • Open the Settings app for Android. -> Apps > Chrome/Firefox. -> Manage Space. Clear all data.

Reinstall and Delete Third-Party Browsers

You can delete the browser that you aren't able to reset Wordle. You can wipe all data from your computer and begin afresh by doing a clean installation.


Factory Reset of Your Android or iPhone Device

This is not a solution I would recommend. It is worth trying if lady luck does not smile upon you despite all the other options.

Bear in mind that the impact of factory reset is different on iOS and Android. The former allows you to delete all existing settings but not media or data. However, the latter wipes out all data and returns your phone to its original state. Keep these side effects in mind as you proceed to this solution.

On iPhone and iPad: Open the Settings app.


On Android: Open Settings app-> Additional Settings-> Back up and Reset-> Erase all data. (factory reset).


Please note that factory reset can vary slightly from one Android device. Don't be misled. After you've erased the device from your phone, it is time to set it back up. You might be thinking about how crucial Wordle is for you and to take this step to get rid of Wordle from your phone.

Bonus: Use Incognito Mode

You can play Wordle in Incognito mode if you don't wish to keep track of your Wordle streaks or stats on a regular basis. There are many benefits to this mode.

Wordle statistics will reset each time you close your tab after finishing your game. The Wordle can be used as many times you wish. You can close Incognito if you have exhausted all 6 attempts but still don't know the word. Re-open Wordle in an incognito tab to try again today.

With Ease, Reset your Wordle Streak

Here you are! This concludes our quick guide to resetting Wordle streak. Although New York Times isn't pressing for major updates to its word puzzle game, it seems like only a matter time until we see big improvements. The game's USP will be preserved, I hope. If you are afraid that NYT may put Wordle behind a paywall, check out this guide to learn how to save this game to your device and play it for free forever. What has your experience been with this word-puzzle game? Please leave your comments.