How to Get Rid of / Delete Videos from iPad?

At times the user wants to delete videos from iPad iOS and there could be many reasons. The main reason is that either the data has been backed up or the device storage has been made full. This tutorial has been solely written to answer the question of how to delete videos from iPad iOS.

How to delete videos from iPad?

Part 1: How to delete iOS videos synced from iTunes

Step 1.The iPad iOS is to be connected to the system.

Step 2. The iTunes are then to be launched.

Step 3. Select movies tab.

Step 4. Uncheck all the albums that are to be deleted.

Step 5. The apply button is to be pressed to sync the iPad. The process of deleting movis from iPad iOS ends here.

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Part 2: How to delete iOS recorded videos

Step 1. First of all, tap the settings > general icon and access it.

Step 2. On the next screen the user then needs to tap manage storage.

Step 3. The video tab is then to be selected.

Step 4. The video that is to be deleted is swiped to left. The red delete button is then to be pressed to delete the video from iPad iOS. This completes the process in full.

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Part 3: Deleting multiple recorded iOS videos

Step 1. The photos app is to be accessed to begin the process.

Step 2. The camera roll is then to be accessed.

Step 3.The select button is then to be pressed in the upper right corner of the screen.

Step 4.The user then needs to select the videos that are to be deleted.

Step 5.The trash icon at the bottom is then to be pressed to delete the videos. This also completes the process in full. The videos will be completely deleted from the iPad iOS.

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Part 4: One click to mass delete videos from iPad iOS

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The steps of deleting videos from iPad iOS

Step 1. From the download bouton, the program is to be installed ans launched. Once done the iPad is to be connected.

Step 2. The “Quick Scan” is to be pressed to proceed with the device analysis, the program will list all the details and the space storage that can be saved.

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Step 3. Once the user presses the Delete large files the program will list all the videos over 5MB in size. The user can select the videos that are to be deleted. The backup and clean button is then to be pressed and this completes the process here.

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The junk files, as well as photos, other large files can also be cleaned. Once been cleaned, the user can then again see the amount of space that can be saved.


The iPad iOS is one of the most used devices of Apple Inc. There are several compatible video types for iPad. Below is a complete list of all of them.

H.264 video format Up to 1080p, 60 frames/second, High Profile level 4.2 with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
MPEG-4 video format Up to 2.5 Mbps, 640 x 480 pixels, 30 frames/second with AAC-LC audio up to 160 Kbps/ channel, 48kHz, stereo audio in .m4v, .mp4, and .mov file formats
Motion JPEG Up to 35 Mbps, 1280 x 720 pixels, 30 frames/second audio in ulaw, PCM stereo audio in .avi file format

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