In this article we will tell you how to use default applications to minimize storage usage on your device.
Here you can specify how long do you want to store your messages: 30 days, year or always (default option). So, if you use your iPhone for general purpose, you can use 30 days.
Audio and Video messages expiring
Specifies time for your audio and video messages to be deleted. There are 2 options only: after 2 minutes & never. If you frequently send or receive audio and video messages, we recommend to turn on auto deletion,
Delete History and Media Files
Manually remove messages
In this case we will not recommend you to delete all messages. Probably, some of them could be important or sensitive. But it’s better to look though your messages, a hundred to one you have lots of messages from different services: food delivery services, taxi, various sales, etc. As well there can be messages that are no longer valuable to you. So just delete them.
To delete simply go to Messages and swipe left near a contact. In appeared menu click “Delete”.
Delete media attachments from messages
To delete media files:
- Go to Messages.
- Go to a specific contact.
- In right top corner click Details.
- After contact details you can see media files you’ve exchanged.
- Pinch on a photo or video.
- Choose option more..
- After you can select media files by a single tap.