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The Kik Messenger app, which is popularly called Kik, is an instant messenger app for different mobile devices. More to this Kik messenger app, is that it allows iPhone users to send short video messages to friends. Nice as this feature could be to the users, it has been found to always consume huge iPhone storage and brings up issue of privacy protection. Hence, we should know how to delete iPhone Kik videos.
There are many ways to go about deleting Kik videos from your iPhone. But, research has shown that often most of those content are not completely deleted and they could still be easily retrieved using some tools.
So, for as many Kik users on iPhone the way they go about deleting the videos is simply by:
- First open the Kik app on iPhone to see the list of video conversation that needs to be deleted.
- The next step is to perform the delete action in iPhone. This could vary for different devices. To delete a Kik video on your iPhone, just swipe the particular video you want deleted and click Delete.
- Lastly, you need to check the screen or the directory holding the message to confirm it has been deleted.
Well, with all these steps of deleting iPhone Kik videos, the Kik videos just become invisible, but they still hang on their devices and consuming a gamut of storage space that are needed by other applications to run fine. Often the deleted videos are still retrievable by data recovery tools.
But I will recommend the iMyFone Umate Pro or iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac – an effective software for iPhone space saving and privacy protection. The interesting part of this software is that, not only does it clean your devices, but for private files, it ensures all erased videos from Kik app can not be restored or recovered by any tool.
Great! I guess you say. The iMyFone Umate Pro is the best to go for if you really want to permanently erase personal files and videos that occupy a chunk of space required by your device to run optimally. It also helps protect your privacy on iPhone.
You will be certainly interested, in how to use the iMyFone Umate Pro on your iPhone device to permanently delete those irritating Kik videos, without any chance of recovery. Here are the steps to follow;
Step 1: Of course, you already have the software on your PC. Run it and connect your iOS device via a cable.
Step 2: For erasing Kik videos, choose the tab of “Erase All Data”.
Step 3: Click "Erase" button to permanently erase all your iPhone personal data.
After erasing, you’ll get a totally new iPhone, all your personal data are gone. This mode is really suitable if you plan to sell your old iPhone or send it to repair. Now you do not need to worry about privacy leak, no one else can get access to you private data, even with the most modern data recovery software.
If do not want to erase all iPhone data, then you should turn to “Erase Private Data” and “Erase Deleted Files” which provide the option to preview and select the files to erase.
iMyFone Umate Pro also provides other powerful functions. This software integrates more than 25 analyzing technologies, and it as the ability to scan and analyze data instantly. Click "Quick Scan" for a full space-saving analysis on how much space can be recovered by cleaning up junk files, clearing temporary files, compressing photos, deleting large files and removing apps.