Summer is a time for vacations and sunny photos. Sometimes even 128 GB of memory can not protect you from the “Storage Almost Full” popup notification. When shooting photos is so important to iOS users, it can be disappointing. Don’t let it happen on your holidays. Free up your memory. Here is a short guide telling you how to clear iPhone or iPad.
Clear Safari history and website data
Clear cookie files from Safari by selecting Settings → Safari → Clear history and website data. To delete all stored information from your browser select Settings → Safari → Advanced → Website data → Delete all data.
Remove and reinstall apps
When you use an application it creates temporary data. As a result, huge massive of gigabytes fills the memory. To view apps which eat up space go to Settings → General → Storage and iCloud Usage → Manage Storage. Delete unneeded applications and reinstall important ones.
Clear iMessage large correspondence
If you send lots of photos and videos via iMessage it quickly reduces your memory space. Remove large correspondences from your device.
Get rid of old music and video
Are you going to listen to those old songs ever again? If you haven’t done so for several months or even more, remove them. Moreover, Apple allows you to broadcast music downloaded from iTunes through iCloud. It`s not necessary to store them on your device.
Disable podcasts auto-update
Podcasts also occupy a lot of space. If you do not frequently listen to podcasts you should disable automatic downloading of new episodes. Also, do not forget to turn on automatic listened issues deleting.
Clear photo storage
Photos mostly fill your memory. Import them to your Mac. If you have done it a lot of times and now you are confused which photos have been saved on Mac and which ones are not, use an interPhotos app. The interPhotos finds duplicates on iOS and Mac OS and offers to clean up photo streams from unnecessary repetition. A free download is available in the App Store.
Now your mobile device is ready. Use these tips to free up enough space for new photos. Enjoy your holidays!