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Not Enough Space to Download iOS 8: How to Free Up Space on iPhone/iPad/iPod for iOS 8

July. 19, 2016 12:09 pm / Updated by Jerry Cook to iOS 8
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Receiving the warning that "there is not enough available storage to download these items"? iOS 8 is at your fingertips but your iPhone, iPad or iPod is out of space to install iOS 8? iDevice running out of space not only prevents you installing new iOS, such as iOS 8, iOS 8.1, iOS 8.2/8.3 but also stops you from downloading new apps, performing the general functions of some apps, such as receiving pictures, videos, etc.

Therefore, it is urgent to free up space on iPhone,iPad and iPod to make room for iOS 8 upgrade, iOS 8.1/8.2/8.3 installation, new app download and etc. To achieve that, you are advised to transfer important files from iPhone, iPad, iPod to PC, or delete unwanted trash files. And Tenorshare iCareFone(iPhone Care Pro) can do all that for you.

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2 Steps to Reclaim Space on iPhone/iPad/iPod touch for iOS 8/8.1/8.2/8.3 Upgrade

"What on earth is iPhone Care Pro?" "How do I use it?" In the following, I'll introduce how to use iPhone Care Pro to transfer useful files on iDevices, including iPhone SE/6/6 Plus, iPhone 5s/5c/5/4s, iPad 4/3/2, iPad mini 3/mini 2/mini, iPad Air 2, iPad Air, iPod touch 5th generation, and then delete unnecessary data to clear up space on iPhone, iPad, iPod. And I bet your puzzles about Tenorshare iCareFone would be solved in the process. For more features, like backup & restore, iOS stuck fix, turn to detailed user guide.

Now download it and follow me. Please note that iPhone Care Pro runs on Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista.

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Firstly, Transfer Photos, Videos and Other Important Files on iPhone/iPad/iPod before Deleting

Photos and videos are likely to be the thing taking up the most space on your iPhone, iPad, iPod. A piece of photo can easily take up 2MB, and video can approach hundreds of MB. To free up space on iDevices for iOS 8 update, the biggest headache is how to deal with these photos and videos, since most of them remind you unforgettable experiences, which means a lot. Thus, the only way is to transfer them to your computer. Let's see how iPhone Care Pro can do this data transfer before you delete useless files.

First connect iDevices to computer and launch the program. Select "File Manager" from the main interface. Choose file types you want to transfer and click on "Export to" to move them from iPhone, iPad, iPod to computer. By default, the files will be saved in a folder on your computer. Feel free to change the destination folder.

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Secondly, Increase Storage Space by Deleting Unnecessary Files on iPhone, iPad, iPod

After all important data is transferred, it's time for useless files deletion. In most cases, there is a ton of junk files that mostly are not needed but still using a lot of space on your device, or some apps and games occupy too much space but you don't use that much. iPhone Care Pro enables you to completely delete junk/temporary files, log files, Cache and Cookies.

After connecting your device to PC, you switch to "Speed & Clean" interface. Then you need to choose "Quick Clean". Tenorshare iCareFone will show you how many files the software scanned including Junk Files, Temporary Files, Photos, Large Files, and Apps. Select the file type you need to clean up. Then click "Clean"..

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After the 2 steps, you increase iPhone, iPad, iPod touch storage and make enough room for iOS 8/9.3. And for your own benefit, you'd better check the top 6 things you should do before iOS 8 update and make better preparation.

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