iPhone Cleaner User Guide

How to Use FoneDog iPhone Cleaner

Part 1. View iPhone Storage

Step 1. Download, install and launch Fonedog iPhone Cleaner on your computer. Key in your Email address and registration code that received from us to complete the registration.

Register FoneDog iPhone Cleaner

Step 2. Connect your iOS device to the computer with a USB cable. Click Trust on the popup window and then enter your device password to trust the computer.

Note: FoneDog iPhone Cleaner acquire iTunes installed on your computer. You can download and install iTunes from the Apple official website.

Connect iOS Device to Computer

Step 3. Then you are able to view the iPhone storage. Used space, available space, and capacity are listed below. You can click More Info to view more iPhone information which can be copied to the clipboard.

View iPhone Storage

Step 4. Click Quick Scan and the program will start to scan for space to clean up. When the scanning process completes, the storage of junk files, applications, large files, and photos will be listed so that you can find out what is taking up your iPhone space.

Scan the Data Complete

Part 2. Clean Up iPhone

1. Erase Junk Files

Step 1. Locate Erase Junk Files option and click Erase to view the junk files on your iPhone. Alternatively, click the drop-down arrow next to the Free Up Space option on the left panel of the interface and then choose Erase Junk Files option to scan the junk files on your iPhone.

Erase Junk Files on iPhone

Step 2. Review the scanning results. Choose among the Image Cache, iTunes Cache, Invalid Files, Crash Log Files, or other junks. Then click Erase Button to remove those selected files from your iPhone.

Click Erase Button to Remove Files

2. Uninstall Applications

Step 1. Locate Erase Applications option and click Erase button to view all applications on your iPhone. Alternatively, click the drop-down arrow next to the Free Up Space option on the left panel of the interface and then choose Erase Applications option to scan the applications on your iPhone.

View All Applications on iPhone

Step 2. Scroll to view the scanning results. Locate the unneeded apps and click Uninstall button. Then click Confirm on the pop-up prompt to uninstall the selected app.

Uninstall Selected Applications

3. Erase Large Files

Step 1. Find Erase Large Files option and click Erase to view all large files on your iPhone. Alternatively, click the drop-down arrow next to the Free Up Space option on the left panel of the interface and then choose Erase Large Files option to scan the large files on your iPhone.

View Large Files

Step 2. Review the scanning results. You can view all file types like MP4, MP3, JPG, PNG, MOV, HEIC, or more. Locate and choose the unneeded large files, click Erase button to delete them. Then click Confirm to clear the selected files.

Note: If you need to back up the large files before deleting them, tick the Backup before erasing box and choose a file location to save the large files.

Erase Unneeded Large Files

4. Clean Up Photos

Step 1. Find the Clean Up Photos option and click Erase to view the junk photos on your iPhone. Alternatively, click the drop-down arrow next to the Free Up Space option and choose the Clean Up Photos option to scan junk photos on your iPhone.

Note: Two options are provided in this feature to manage your iPhone photos: Backup & Compress and Export & Delete.

Clean Up Photos

Step 2. Tap the Backup & Compress button to compress your photos if you want to clear storage space without deleting them. Select the photos and click Compress to compress the selected photos. You can also tick the Backup original photos box to backup photos without quality loss to your computer.

Backup And Compress Photos

Step 3. Tap the Export & Delete button if you want to export or just delete photos on your iPhone. Select photos and click the Export button to export the selected photos to the computer if you want. Then click the Delete button and click Confirm on the pop-up prompt to delete the photos.

Note: You can use the timeline from the right side by clicking the drop-down arrow to find photos to delete.

Export And Delete Photos

Part 3. Wipe All Data on iPhone in One Click

Step 1. Click Erase All Data on the left panel. There is three Security Level provided: Low level, Middle level, and High level. Select one level and then click the Start button to wipe data from iPhone.

Note: Please turn off Find My iPhone first before you wipe all the data of your iPhone.

Choose One Level to Erase All Data

Step 2. Make sure no program is running or updating. Enter 0000 to confirm the erasing operation, and then click Erase button to completely wipe all data on your iPhone. Remember to make a backup before the erasing if you have important data on your iPhone.

Note: Some data will not be wiped by this function like data in the Files app, all of the passwords in Settings, Wi-Fi passwords, device passcode, Voice Mail, etc.

Confirm Wipe All Data

Part 4. Erase Private Data

Step 1. Click Erase Private Data on the left side. Two options are provided: Custom Erase and One-click Erase.

Note: Please turn off Find My iPhone to avoid errors when erasing data.

Erase Private Data

Step 2. Click Custom Erase to start scanning your iPhone. When the scanning process is completed, all private data are listed. Then select the unnecessary ones by ticking the box before each item and click Erase to delete the selected data.

Custom Erase iPhone

Step 3. If you choose the One-click Erase option, it will start scanning and erasing the private data automatically.

One-click Erase iPhone

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