iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac
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User Guide of iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac

Launch iMyFone Umate Pro Data Eraser for Mac and Start to Wipe Your iOS Device

Do you want to erase your data to keep it private and unrecoverable? Is there not enough space on your iOS devices? iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac is the perfect solution. How does it work? Just follow this guide to see how simple it is.

Note: Except “One Click to Free Up Space” mode, please make sure “Find My iPhone” is off before you erase data in other 4 modes, including “Erase Private Data”, “Erase Deleted Files”, “Erase All Data”, and “Erase Private Fragments”.

Part 1. Erase Private Data

Private data is very important for everyone. Now there is no need to worry about the account information, private photos, browsing history, emails, or other personal information on your device being revealed to others. iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac will delete all this private information completely and permanently, and make sure the private data will be rendered unrecoverable.

Step 1. Connect Your iDevice to Mac

Connect your iPhone or iPad to Mac with a cable. If this is the first time you have connected to the computer, you need to trust the computer first.

Connect iOS device to Mac

Step 2. Choose Erase Mode and Scan

Select Erase Private Data option on the left column, in the opened window, Click Scan button to scan and analyze your device.

scan private data mac

Analyze private data for iphone on mac

Step 3. Preview and Select Data

After the scan is finished, all of your private data including photos, messages, notes etc. are listed. You can click any data to preview it. Then select the data that you want to permanently delete.

preview and select private data on mac

Step 4. Select Security Level and Confirm

Click the Erase Now button to delete your selected private files permanently. Then type "delete" into the box.

type delete to confirm erase

Note: Please type the word “delete” correctly to ensure that you can go on to the next step.

If you want to change the security level, you can click the link to change it before typing delete in the box. Please read the security level settings carefully.

select security level to erase private data on mac

Step 5. Start to Erase

After you type “delete” in the box to confirm your action, click the Erase Now button to erase the private data.

Erase private data for iphone on mac

It is recommended to erase private data regularly if you really care about your privacy.

Note:

  1. Please keep your device connected with your Mac and do not use the device during the whole process to ensure the program works properly.
  2. Your data or device may be damaged if you stop the process while the program is erasing data or your device is restarting.

Part 2. Erase Deleted Files

It is very possible that your previously deleted files are still accessible or recoverable with some data recovery tools.

To erase any deleted files which actually still remains on the device, please follow the steps below:

Step 1. Connect Your iDevice to Mac

Please connect your iOS device to Mac via a cable.

Connect iOS device to Mac

Step 2. Choose Erase Mode and Scan

Choose Erase Deleted Files from the erasing options, Click "Scan" button and then iMyFone Umate Pro will start to scan the device and list all of the deleted files.

Scan deleted files mac

Step 3. Preview and Select Files

After the scan is finished, you will see all the deleted files. Preview them, then select the deleted files you want to erase permanently and click "Erase Now" button to erase them.

preview and select deleted files on mac

Of course, multiple selections are supported, also. Normally iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac will choose them all.

Step 4. Start to Erase

Type "delete" into the box to confirm erase. Then you click the Erase Now button to erase the selected files on your device.

Erase deleted files on mac

Of course you can click the link to change the erase level. But please read the security level settings carefully.

Note:

  1. Please keep your device connected with your Mac and do not use the device during the whole process to ensure the program works properly.
  2. Your data or device may be damaged if you stop the process while the program is erasing data or your device is restarting.
  3. iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac supports previewing and erasing the deleted files, but it is not able to help you recover them. If you want to retrieve the deleted files, please use iMyFone D-Back for Win or iMyFone D-Back for Mac instead.

Part 3. Erase All Data

iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac supports deleting everything on your iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.

To erase all data on your iPhone or iPad, please follow the steps below:

Step 1. Connect Your iDevice to Mac

After launching iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac, please connect your iOS device to Mac with a cable.

Connect iOS device to Mac

Step 2. Choose Erase Mode

Then click "Erase All Data" in the left column, and click "Erase" button.

click Erase all data tab

Step 3. Select Security Level and Confirm

Type "delete" into the box to confirm. If you want to change the security level, you can click the link to change the level. Please read the security level settings carefully.

type delete to confirm

There are 3 erasing levels. You can choose the one that suits you best. We recommend Medium Level.

Step 4. Start to Erase

After you manually type “delete” into the box, click the Erase Now button to erase all data on your device.

Erase all data from iphone

Note:

  1. Please keep your device connected with your Mac and do not use the device during the whole process to ensure the program works properly.
  2. Your data or device may be damaged if you stop the process while the program is erasing data or your device is restarting.
  3. This action will PERMANENTLY erase all data and CANNOT be undone. Please make sure you've backed up the data in case of any data lost.

Part 4. Erase Private Fragments

Permanently deleting private fragments is necessary if you want to make sure your private data on third-party Apps is no longer visible to the public. iMyFone Umate Pro will help you find out all the traces produced by third-party apps and permanently erase them. No trace will be left then.

Step 1. Connect Your iDevice to Mac

Connect your iOS device to your Mac with USB cable.

Connect iOS device to Mac

Step 2. Choose Erase Mode and Scan

When your device is connected successfully, select "Erase Private Fragments" from the left-side menu. Click “Scan” button and iMyFone Umate Pro will start to deeply scan your device for third-party apps fragments.

Erase Private Fragments

Step 3. Select Apps to Erase

When scanning is finished, it will show you how many private fragments produced by every third-party app on your device, like WhatsApp, Snapchat, WeChat, Kik, Viber, Line and more. Click "Erase Now" button to continue.

Erase Now

Note: All the third-party apps which have fragments will be checked by default. Of course, you can uncheck any ones you don’t want to erase.

Note

Step 5. Start to Erase

Click the link beside "Security Level" to change it if you want. Then type "delete" into the box to confirm and click “Erase Now” button to go on.

delete

Part 5. One Click to Free Up Space

iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac provides you with a perfect solution to release space just with one click. It has five powerful functions: Clean up junk files, Erase temporary files, Compress photos losslessly or Mass delete unwanted photos, Delete and backup large files and Remove unused apps.

Step 1. Connect Your iDevice to Mac

Run iMyFone Umate Pro for Mac and connect your iOS device via a cable.

 Connect iOS device to Mac

Step 2. Scan Your iDevice for Space-Saving Analysis

Click "Quick Scan" to let iMyFone Umate Pro analyze and scan data for how much space can be saved.

scan your iphone

scan and analyze your data

Step 3. Start to Clean

After scanning, you can click each clean button to operate all the space-releasing procedures with just a few steps. As to the five powerful functions, you can start with any one you prefer.

click scan to release space for iPhone

After cleaning, you will see how much space has been released and how much space can be reclaimed by other functions as the below interface shows. Then you can choose any part to continue.

space saved after junk files clean up

You can show off the cleaning results with your friends on Twitter or Facebook!

Note:

  1. There are two releasing patterns you can choose to clean iPhone space. First, all the space-releasing procedures can be done after you click the Quick Scan button. It is a full space-saving analysis. Or they can be done individually in each tab at the bottom of the interface according to their different functions. That means you can start from temporary cleaning, photo compression or large files deletion as you prefer.
  2. Please keep your device connected with your Mac and do not use the device during the whole process to ensure the program works properly.

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