How to Completely Delete Everything on iPhone/iPad/iPod Before Selling

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Do you find recently that you don't have enough space to store new apps you really wanted to have in your iPhone and iPad device? Or you're going to sell your old iPhone, iPad and iPod device, Or that your mobile phone is very slow in performing tasks? Perhaps, lots of data have been automatically saved in your device such as messages, photos, games, and browsing history. Programs that you installed in the past bust you are not using anymore could still be running in the background and using up precious space so much so that you cannot store new data anymore.

Fee Up Space or Selling Your Device? Don't Forget Erasing Your Device Completely.

You might wonder why this still happens when you have already deleted much of your data. But remember that deleting them the usual way does not mean they have been removed from your iPhone or iPad device. They are just hidden and they are still occupying space and this is the reason why despite deleting almost everything, your device is still very slow or it refuses to store more data, and the deleted data still be recoverable by professional data recovery program, It means it will bring certain risks to your private information when you sold iPhone, iPad and iPod to someone else, so you don't want whoever gets your iPhone to have access to your personal data you'll need to erase your personal data.

Whatever the reason, free your space or protect your personal information, you must know that the simple deletion is not far enough. You should make sure to protect your personal information by erasing old iPhone before giving it up. There is a way of permanently removing files from your iPhone/iPad/iPod and this is the only way to protect your sensitive information. You can only enjoy fast working phone after you permanently delete everything from iPhone with the help of iOS Data Eraser, it ensures you the files you have already deleted will gone forever, and make these previously deleted files are no longer accessible and recoverable even with professional software.

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Tutorial: How to Completely Erase Everything on iPhone/iPad/iPod

Step 1. Download and Install iOS Eraser App

iOS Data Eraser is a cross-platform utility that works seamlessly on both Windows and Mac OS X. Please download the corresponding file from the above link and install the app on your computer by following the default promote. The program will be opened automatically when installation is completed.


Install iPad Data Eraser on Your Computer

Step 2. Plug Your iPhone or iPad to Your Computer and Select Erasing Mode

Connect your iPhone or iPad device to the computer with the USB cable. Please make sure iTunes is pre-installed as this is a must for the later work. Once the device is well connected, the program will detect the device automatically and list the information about it.


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Note: As you see, there are a couple of options displayed on the left side.  Each option is designed for specific purposes. Currently, there are 5 data erasing modes with the program. They are : "ERASE ALL DATA" "ERASE DELETED FILES" "ERASE PRIVATE Data" "iOS OPTIMIZER" and "SPACE SAVER". . Here we choose "Erase All Data" to erase everything completely.

Step 3 Begin to Analyze, Scan iPad Device and Start Erasing

Click the Start button to let the program scan content and settings on the iPhone or iPad. The scanning process takes a bit of time, please be patient. All the private data is listed on the main screen when the scan is completed. You can view the details by checking. Choose the items you're going to remove and click the Erase Now button to stat the real task. In this time, the task will be finished in a few seconds, which is quite fast.


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Once the items being erased, they will be gone forever and there is no way to get it back. So don't worry the data being leaked when the device is sold to someone. It's also a good practice to optimize your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch to make it run in a speedy way. With the help of this powerful data-erasing program, you will improve the functionality of your iPad drastically  and get the best user experience. If you want to manage your data well on iPhone or iPad, then install this software on your computer and clean the unwanted files as desired, so don't forget to erase everything from iPhone, iPad and iPod before selling.


iOS Data Eraser is the best software to use in order to permanently get rid of browsing history, text messages, music, videos, photos, contact list, call logs, and other files from your iPhone, iPad and iPod device. This program can easily identify everything on your device and delete them permanently so there are no traces left in your browsers. It uses the technology utilized by the US military in destroying highly classified data so that they could not be restored anymore. The test result shows that there is no data recovery software sold on market can get anything back once erasing data by this software.;


Icey Kamais is a senior editor at The Erasephone, works hard and responsibly write the comprehensive data erasing solution for you.

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