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2 Fast Ways to Erase Apps on iPhone X/8/8 Plus

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Aaron Donald

June 5, 2018 (Updated: June 5, 2018锛

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iPhones can be tempting to use and the ease with which apps can be bought or downloaded for free means users often splurge. For iPhone X, iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus, you don鈥檛 have to worry about the device space, but keeping your iPhone clean is wise.

The much easier way to keep your iPhone clean is to get rid of those apps that you don鈥檛 need or don鈥檛 use. Yeah, it might have made sense when you got it, but time has shown you really don鈥檛 need it. So why not get rid of that app. Here are some tips to help you do this nice and easy.

How to Erase Apps on iPhone X/8/8 Plus in Bulk

As you well know, deleting an app off your device and having its data completely gone, are two different things. More often than not, when you delete anything on your iPhone, it鈥檚 not entirely gone. It can still be recovered by those who know how.

The best way to permanently erase these apps and all data associated with them is to use iMyFone Umate Pro. Umate Pro offers first-rate device and app cleaning that lets you delete as many apps as you want in one click.

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Steps to Erase Apps from iPhone in Bulk

Step 1: Launch Umate Pro on your PC then connect your iPhone to the PC.

Step 2: Click 鈥Apps鈥 tab from the home interface. Umate Pro will analyse and show you all the apps on your iPhone. It will also show you the space every app occupies.

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Step 3: Check the apps you don鈥檛 want and click Remove. Confirm this action by tapping Remove from the pop-up. It will start to erase the selected apps. The erasing process is very fast.

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How to Simply Delete Apps on iPhone X/8/8 Plus

The process of deleting apps off your iPhone X/8/8 plus can be quite easy. The easiest way is off your home screen.

In order to do this just follow these steps:

Step 1: Press your device home button to go to the home screen.
Step 2: Tap and hold any app icon until all the icons start wiggling.
Step 3: You鈥檒l notice that the wiggling icons have a small 鈥x鈥 at their top left. Those icons that don鈥檛 have an 鈥x鈥 are system apps that your iOS needs to function. So you can鈥檛 delete those.
Step 4: Tap on the 鈥x鈥, then tap Remove in the dialog box that pops up. This deletes the app and all its data.

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How to Clear App Cache and Data on iPhone X/8/8 Plus

What if you just want to clean cache or data from apps? You also have the options to do it. As iPhone X/8/8 Plus doesn鈥檛 provide the built-in cleaning feature to just clean cache or data, the way most iPhone people use to clean apps is uninstalling and reinstalling apps. But this is not the only way if you have iMyFone Umate Pro iPhone Cleaner available.

Umate Pro allows you to decide to keep an app but let go of the data. Even better, you don鈥檛 have to worry over the recoverability of the data. Once you delete with Umate Pro, the deleted data is 100% unrecoverable.

  • 1-click remove all app cache, corrupted files, logs, damaged files, temporary downloads, and other useless data.
  • Wipe all the fragments or traces left by third-party apps, leaving no tracks.
  • Preview and select unwanted app data to completely delete in bulk. (Unselected files will be unaffected.)

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1 How to Clear App Cache without Uninstalling Apps:

Step 1: Connect your iPhone to computer and open Umate Pro on it.

Step 2: Click 鈥Quick Scan鈥 from the home interface and let Umate Pro analyse what is taking up space on your device.

iMyFone Umate Pro screenshot

Step 3: The space analyses will show you the state of your device space. Simply tap Clean button beside Junk Files or Temporary Files. It will start cleaning the useless files from your device.

iMyFone Umate Pro screenshot

2 How to Delete App Data Selectively in Bulk on iPhone X/8/8 Plus

Step 1: Again, connect your iPhone to Umate Pro.

Step 2: Instead, choose Erase Private Data from the left-side menu. Tap Scan and it will start analyzing your iPhone.
If you want to clear third-party apps incomplete traces, choose Erase Private Fragments.

iMyFone Umate Pro screenshot

Step 3: When scanning is done, it will show you all the private data on your iPhone. You can double-click on it to preview. Select unwanted data and then hit Erase Now.

iMyFone Umate Pro screenshot

Step 4: Type 鈥delete鈥 into the box and click on Erase Now to confirm.

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How to Delete Apps without Deleting Doc and Data

You can also erase apps without deleting their data and documents. This is especially useful if you want to remove the apps but feel you would need them later so you don鈥檛 want to lose your data and completed levels etc.

The easy way to do this is to use the 鈥Offload App鈥 feature from your iPhone settings. This feature is only available on iOS 11 device.

Step 1: Go to 鈥Settings鈥 on your iPhone.
Step 2: Tap on 鈥General鈥.
Step 3: Tap on 鈥iPhone Storage鈥. This will bring out a list of the apps on your device.

Offload App

Step 4: Tap on an app and you will see the space occupied by the app and its data. You will also see two option: Delete App and Offload App.
Step 5: Select Offload App. This removes the app and leaves the documents and data associated with the app for when you need them again.

Offload App

Final Verdict

Erasing apps can be easy when using your iPhone interface. However, to get the most secure erasing experience, use iMyFone Umate Pro. It erases apps in bulk, cleans app cache or data, which gives you more options to keep your iPhone clean.

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