I’ve an iPhone 6 16 GB, version 11.3. I’m running on low space. My phone was warning low on storage, and suddenly photos & albums become missing. I deleted mail app since it shows that I’ve like more than 6GB data but there is still a reminder of the low storage. Please help me out! Thanks in advance!
Running on low storage is happening to multiple people and it’s really annoying. To free up more iPhone storage, here we are going to share some tips with you, hope some of them can help you.
Tip one: remove some of your items
You can remove some of your items, like streamed music and videos, and parts of apps that aren’t needed. It also removes temporary files and clears the cache on your device. You can only removes items that can be downloaded again or that aren’t needed anymore.
Tip two: Use recommendations to optimize storage
In the Storage section of Settings, iOS might offer recommendations for optimizing your device’s storage. Tap Show All to see all the recommendations for your device. Read the description of each recommendation, then tap enable to turn it on.
Tip three: Transfer the important data from device to another place
We all know that apple provides us two ways to transfer data: by using iTunes or iCloud. Absolutely, you can sync your device to iTunes or iCloud. However, when you set up iCloud, you can only get 5GB of storage. iTunes may back up your entire device so that it will be so time consuming. Actually, there’s a handy and professional program called iFonebox that can help you release iPhone available space by moving contents to your computer. See some main features of the program:
- Highly effective: the progress can be done in a while
- Security guarantee: it’s 10% safe and protect your personal information
- Transfer data selectively: you can choose only the needed data to back up
- You can view the transferred data on your computer at any time you want
- Storage depends on your Mac or PC’s available space
iFonebox is compatible with all kinds of iOS systems, including latest iOS 11.3. There are two available versions: Windows version and Mac version, please make sure to download and install the correct version for your computer. Then you can follow the next instructions.
Step one: Launch iFonebox
Connect your iPhone to the computer, in this interface, you’ll see “Next” in blue area, click it to continue. It’s necessary to enable the flight mode and keep the USB cable connected stable during the progress.
Step two: Scan data
Take photos for example, it will scan automatically after you click the “Photos” icon, the duration depends on the amount of your data so it might take your some time, please wait patiently.
Step three: Transfer data
After the scan completes, a list of pictures will show up on your program interface. Just choose the items you want and click the “Recover to pc”.