Jump to content


Register a free account to unlock additional features at BleepingComputer.com
Welcome to BleepingComputer, a free community where people like yourself come together to discuss and learn how to use their computers. Using the site is easy and fun. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged in. Other benefits of registering an account are subscribing to topics and forums, creating a blog, and having no ads shown anywhere on the site.

Click here to Register a free account now! or read our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site.


IOS 8 operated Ipad Air storage full now even when photos and other stuff delete

  • Please log in to reply
1 reply to this topic

#1 highfrequencyventila


  • Members
  • 50 posts
  • Local time:10:42 PM

Posted 06 November 2014 - 07:01 PM

Hello. i am in urgent need of assistance. I have an Apple Ipad Air running IOS 8 the latest version of IOS 8 currently and It says the storage is full. When connected to my computer it doesn't have very much storage taken up by the Photos, podcasts and other apps, but at the bottom you know where it shows you what is taking up stuff on the Ipad with the blue bar for audio, the green bar I think for apps I think, but I forgot exact colors and stuff. But when I look at the bottom of my computer when Itunes is running onthe computer it has the storage for "OTHER, all the way accross the screen. I don't know what to do to find out the "OTHER," stuff that is blocking the rest of my storage. Because we have Audio, videos,  Apps, Documents, and "OTHER." I went to settings onmy Ipad, went to general, and then to "USE." I then clicked the button that says something like "Mannage Storage, " or something like that and It shows that Photos are not taking up very much space. and other apps are not. I really need URGENT HELP. How do I figure out what is taking up my storage so I can clear it out? THANK You!

BC AdBot (Login to Remove)



#2 x64


  • Members
  • 352 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:London UK
  • Local time:02:42 AM

Posted 07 November 2014 - 02:09 AM

It looks like you've already partially been down this path, but this provides more detail as to the less obvious things that contribute to "other" storage. The screenshots are from an earlier iOS release, but the ideas should remain true.





0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users