Android app to erase all files in folder with one click

The title almost says it all lol

Does any one know about na Android app to erase all files in a folder with one click?
I know how to erase it.
My problem here is with my father in law. He's to old to learn "complicated" stuff and needs a one click app to erase all files inside the download folder.
Some documents he is going to download and read are classified and need to be erased after he reads them.

Does any one know a simple app to do this?

Thx in advanced,
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Molnár IstvánHelpDesk / ProgrammerCommented:
1. method
Settings > Apps > All > Download manager > Clear data > OK

2. method
create a home screen icon for the download folder through Lidroid File Explorer. Open it, click "select all", and "delete"

3. method
you can use Tasker , to create a task for this

4. method
you could try History Eraser (free in Play Store).
History Eraser

hope it helps

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
justaphaseAuthor Commented:
I bought Tasker... but i'm struggling to create the task...
Molnár IstvánHelpDesk / ProgrammerCommented:
a way is to delete the Download folder after that create it
justaphaseAuthor Commented:
the download folder is a system folder used by the OS and many apps... can't delete it
justaphaseAuthor Commented:
YES! Did it with Tasker!
I asked for help in the google group here:!topic/tasker/ripGToJPlhg
The final code task was like this:
 A1: List Files [ Dir:test Match:*pdf Include Hidden Files:Off Use Root:Off Variable:%files_list ] 
 A2: Variable Set [ Name:%len To:%files_list(#) Do Maths:Off Append:Off ] 
 A3: For [ Variable:%file Items:%files_list(1:%len) ] If [ %len > 0 ]
 A4: Delete File [ File:%file Shred Level:0 Use Root:Off ] 
 A5: Flash [ Text:%file deleted Long:Off ] 
 A6: End For 

Open in new window

After the task finished, i transformed it in a App. And it's done!

It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.