Many iPhone users purchase various phone Apps to use on their iPhone. These Apps will save all your usage records, including your private data and the useless incomplete files that exist in your iPhone. If you want to delete your app history on iPhone and also your app store purchase history, then just keep reading. This article will give you the answer.

Part 1. How to Delete App History on iPhone Permanently

You may not just want to delete app history on iPhone but delete them permanently without any chance of recovery. If you want to sell your phone, or if you are using a phone for work, which you have to return to your employer, then you need to securely erase it. Otherwise, any personal emails, photos, and other information can be retrieved with the right software. Unless you like your privacy being invaded, then secure erasure is an absolute must.

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Features of iMyFone Umate Pro:

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Key Features:

  • Erase Private Data: erase messages & attachements of third party Apps including WhatsApp/WeChat/Kik/Viber etc.
  • Erase Deleted Files: preview your deleted files and erase them completely without and possibility of recovery;
  • Erase All Data: erase all data including Apps on your iPhone to make your iPhone as brandnew;
  • Erase Private Fragments: scan and wipe incomplete fragments and traces of third-party Apps completely;

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Here鈥檚 how to delete App history on iPhone completely:

Step 1: Install iMyFone Umate Pro on your computer, and then connect your iPhone to your computer via USB cable.

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Step 2: Launch Umate Pro, and choose Erase Private Data; click on Scan.

Note: If you also want to erase your deleted data, you can choose Erase Deleted Files to help you.

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Step 3: Once it has finished, all of your private data will be visible on the screen. Then you鈥檒l see all messages and attachments of your Apps. Choose those you would like to permanently erase, and then click 鈥淓rase now鈥.

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Step 4: Select security level and then type "delete" into the box to confirm.

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Step 5: After you manually type "delete" into the box to confirm your action, click the Erase Now button.

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After you confirm to start, it will erase all your private data to keep your privacy safe!

Part 2. How to Delete App History on iPhone/iPad

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To do this you should go:

  • Step 1: Go to Settings
  • Step 2; Select General
  • Step 3: Go to Storage & 褨Cl芯ud Usage
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  • Step 1: Go to Settings
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  • Step 3: Cl械邪r H褨褧t芯r褍 and Br芯w褧褨ng data. You should scroll down to the bottom and t邪褉 芯n Advanced.

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Part 3. How to Delete Purchased App History with iCloud

If you want to get rid of the purchased apps h褨褧t芯r褍 on iPhone, it can be done through 械褨th械r iTunes or through your 褨Ph芯n械 with iCloud. All 褍芯u h邪v械 to d芯 褨褧 follow these d褨r械褋t褨芯n褧:

Steps on deleting purchased App history on iPhone:

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  • Step 2: 褋h芯芯褧械 鈥淧urchase鈥 butt芯n, 邪nd th械n 褍芯u w褨ll see 邪ll of th械 list of 邪褉褉褧 you h邪v械 bought 褨n the past.
  • Step 3: l芯芯k f芯r the 鈥淎ll鈥 butt芯n 褨n th械 h褨褧t芯r褍 and get rid of the history. (Actually you can only delete the history by hiding it.)

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Part 4. How to Delete App Store History with iTunes

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  • Go to the iTunes app and click onto the iTunes store icon. It is located in the left hand of the phone鈥檚 menu.
  • Then, click onto the 鈥淧urchased鈥 icon, which is located on the far right of the screen.
  • Click onto the 鈥淎pps鈥 and be sure to click onto 鈥淎ll鈥 so that all of them appear in the list.

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If you want to hide the app, just go to it and hover the pointer over it and a black X will show up in the top of the left hand corner. Above iTunes 12.3.1, just double-click the app, it will ask if you want to hide this purchase. Clicking this will hide the app from view, but it doesn鈥檛 actually erase it permanently from the iPhone.

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