We all love using our iPads, but some of us use them a little too much. We put too many photos, videos, and apps on our devices and they need a good cleanout. If you want to know how to clean up storage on iPad, then keep reading.
Part 2. Other Tips to Clean up iPad Storage
Best Way to Clean up iPad Storage
iMyFone Umate Pro is the best method for clearing up storage on your iPad. Don’t want to bother with going through all of the little details? Just tap one button and let the app take care of the rest. With 25+ analysis technologies applied, it knows what are swallowing space and how to free up space in a few clicks. It’s a simple tool that goes a long way for iPhone and iPad users.
Options to Clean up iPad Storage
- Temp/Junk Files Clear: Accumulated caches, crash logs and temp files not merely take up huge storage, but also slow down your iPad. iMyFone Umate Pro is able to clear them in just one-click, And this function is Totally Free!
- Photo Compression/Deletion: One of the easiest ways to free up space is by deleting photos and videos. If you aren’t comfortable with the thought of that, then run the compress feature instead. It shrinks the photos down so that they take up less room on your device.
- Large Files Deletion: The program can stay on top of all of your large files (Music/Videos/Documents). You can trust it to clear out a huge chunk of space and delete unwanted files without any problems.
- Apps Management: It can list all your apps according to the space they take up, including the app itself and its downloaded files. Just choose those unused app and remove them in bulk.
Steps to Free Up Space for Your iPad
Step 1. Download, install and launch iMyFone Umate Pro, then connect your iPad to your computer.
Step 2. Selct the 1-Click Free Up Space function and click on the Quick Scan button. The software will start scanning.
Step 3. After scanning, it is clear that you do have huge space to save. You can click the clean button to clean up the space.
Other Tips to Clean up iPad Storage
Clear Safari Cache
The more you use an internet browser like Safari, the more data it collects and adds to its cache. This cache can help with loading websites faster but, more often than not, it just gets in the way and takes up precious space. Here are the steps to delete your cache on Safari (and the other internet browsers you use) to free up some space on your iPad.
Step 1. Open Settings and tap on Safari.
Step 2. You'll find the Clear History and Webste Data option. Tap on it to clear the Safari cache.
Take Photos/Videos in High Efficiency Mode
Even Apple themselves understand that photos and videos can take up a lot of space. That’s why the camera app on your device has a “High Efficiency Mode” built in. This mode is for taking pictures and videos in an economic way to avoid bloating up your hard drive with media. Follow these steps to take Photos in High Efficiency mode:
Step 1. Open up Settings and click on the Camera settings.
Step 2. From there, choose Formats and then choose High Efficiency.
Set Messages to Automatically Delete
You’d be surprised at what could be eating up room on your internal hard drive. Even if messages don’t seem like they take up a lot of space, they will if they keep building up. Especially if you’re a big texter and are sending and receiving messages all day. One handy feature with iPads is the option to have messages automatically delete after a set amount of time. Here is how:
Settings > Messages > Keep Messages > 30 Days
Not only will this help with knowing how to clean up storage on iPad, but it also improves your privacy. Messages will delete themselves without you having to worry about it; no one can read those messages when they’re gone; and the space they took up can be given to better uses.
If you want to free up storage on your iPad without hassles, you can try iMyFone Umate Pro. It really is that simple. The app scans for unused files, unused apps, junk files, and other files that are doing nothing but clogging up your iPad and erases them. It’s the quickest way to free up lots of space on your iPad and get it running normally again.
It does more than just free up space; it can also completely erase data. The data and fragments erased by iMyFone Umate Pro can never be recovered, so this is the safest and most effective deletion method possible.