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The following applications contribute towards taking up this space and are called ‘Stock Apps’.

You can clear the following from these Apps in order to free space:


Safari – Clear cached data, history, cookies and reading lists

Messages – Clear messages and conversations with a build up of threads. Clear iMessages and SMS’s.

Mail – Clear data pile-up. You can delete email address from phone and then re-add it which will delete all data and leave it refreshed

iTunes – Remove all music from iPhone, re-sync it through computer – Therefore clearing cache and creating free space

Photo Stream – You can turn off Photo Stream by going to Settings then iCloud then Photo Stream

Voicemail – Delete all your voicemails which will clear part of your “Documents and Data”

Third-party apps – Delete Data wherever possible and delete then re-install apps

iCloud documents – Remove in settings under “Documents and Data” and remove each document individually

PhoneClean is an application especially used for clearing temporary data. There is iExplorer and iFunbox which also help clear data however you may run the risk of affecting applications’ functionality. 


Thanks for reading,

Best wishes,

Teal from the TechTrader Team

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