For iOS users, they will get 5 GB of free storage space after set up iCloud. But it tend to be easily reach the limitation. Should you buy extra storage? Maybe you should try to optimize the usage of iCloud. Read this article and get some tips to fix not enough iCloud storage on iPhone/iPad/iPod touch.
Check iCloud Storage
Before free up, check iCloud Storage can be important. You can follow the route to check this information:
Setting >> iCloud
You can take an overview of iCloud status and the available storage of your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch.
To Fix iCloud Storage Full
Method 1: Delete Photos and Video from iCloud
Photos and videos can take a large part of your iCloud storage. Regularly clear up them can be helpful. Before to do so, don’t forget to back them up first.
Method 2: Clearing Space from Backup
If you have the habit to back your apps, you can choose to turn off the back button of apps.
Go to Setting >> iCloud >> Storage & Backup >> Manage Storage.
Pick up the Apps that you don’t want to backup and tap turn off and delete.
Method 3: Uninstall and Reinstall Storage Hungry Apps
Some apps in your iOS device will store lots of useless files, regularly uninstall and reinstall can help to clean those junk files and temp files, which can be caches, cookies, log files and other types files that you don’t need.
Go to Setting >> General >> Storage & iCloud Usage >> Manage Storage
Take an overview of your apps and tap those unwanted ones and delete.
Method 4: Backup with iCareFone to Get More Storage Space
If you run out of iCloud storage, you iOS device cannot backup to iCloud any more. Here we will share you another way to make a backup without using iCloud. The Backup & Restore feature of Tenorshare iCareFone is designed to help you to back up device and restore from backup in case of data loss. Moreover, it allows you selectively backing up data from device so that you will save much valuable time.
Easily download and install iCareFone, launch this software, connect your iPhone and click “Backup & Restore”, select the type of data you want to recover.
That is the easy steps to guide you backup files with iCareFone so as to save more storage space. If your iPhone is running out of storage, try this backup and restore program for iPhone.