How to Shred the Deleted Files on iPad Pro to Protect Your Privacy

How to Shred the Deleted Files on iPad Pro to Protect Your Privacy

All the iOS devices have the limited storage space. That means if you want store more data files on your iOS device, you need to delete some of the unwanted files. But the problem is that the data files you deleted from your iOS device (such as iPad Pro) are not deleted forever. They are just hid for the moment and they will be actually deleted only when the storage space is overwritten by something else. And if you don't delete the files utterly, the storage space is still taken up, and something may be wrong with your iPad Pro / iPad Air / iPad Mini or other iOS device.

All the iOS devices have the limited storage space. That means if you want store more data files on your iOS device, you need to delete some of the unwanted files. But the problem is that the data files you deleted from your iOS device (such as iPad Pro) are not deleted forever. They are just hid for the moment and they will be actually deleted only when the storage space is overwritten by something else. And if you don't delete the files utterly, the storage space is still taken up, and something may be wrong with your iPad Pro / iPad Air / iPad Mini or other iOS device.

While, let's make the story short. If you want your iPad Pro / iPad Air / iPad Mini perform as well as a new one, you need to delete the unwanted files utterly. And to do this, you can download a third party tool to help you. I found the tool named the iFreeUp a few months ago from the Internet. The iFreeUp is a professional management tool for iOS devices. It can help you erase the unwanted files as well as the activity history, app cookies and so on permanently to protect your privacy. Besides, you can use it to transfer the data files between your iPad Pro / iPad Air / iPad Mini and the computer. It is much more convenient than that with the iTunes.

Step by Step to Shred the Deleted Files on iPad Pro to Protect Your Privacy via iFreeUp

Now, let me show you how to use this handy tool to shred the deleted the files on iPad Pro / iPad Air / iPad Mini permanently. And for the sake of convenience, I would like to refer to the iPad Pro.

Step 1. Download and install the iFreeUp

There are two different versions of iFreeUp, both for the Windows users and the Mac users. So if you have a Windows computer, you need the former one. After download the right one for your computer, you can now install it following the installation wizard.

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Step 2. Connect your iPad Pro to your computer

Double-click the start icon of iFreeUp on the desktop to launch this application. Then with a USB cable, connect your iPad Pro to your computer. Once you do this, the iFreeUp will soon detect your iPad Pro.

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Step 3. Choose the right clean mode and start to scan your iPad Pro / iPad Air / iPad Mini

On the primary window, there are two options of functions. By default, it will show you the details the first option — “Quick Clean”. You can see all the five modes of data clean on the primary window. If you want to prevent your photos from leaking, you can check the fourth mode. And to solve the iOS problems, you can choose the last mode. It is OK if you want to choose more than one of the clean modes. And then click on the large button reading “SCAN”.

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Step 4. Preview the data files and start to clean

After a few minutes, the iFreeUp will show you all the files that can be deleted. You can click on the red words on the right to see the detail files, and decide to erase them or not. When you want to clean them, click on the large button reading “CLEAN”.

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Step 5. Finish the cleanning process on iPad Pro / iPad Air / iPad Mini

After the whole process finishes, you can eject your iPad Pro and enjoy your well organized iPad.

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