How to Clear iPad Memory Permanently to Get More Space

Digital devices are highly used in people's daily life. iPad provides you with a larger screen than smartphones but not so much weight as laptops. But frequent use brings a lot of cache to iPad, which will slow down the device. How to clear ram on iPad? What's more, if you want to sell your iPad or trade it in, you need to wipe your iPad data thoroughly to protect your personal information. This article provides you two methods to clean iPad memory. Read it and have a try.

Clear iPad Memory

Part 1. Use iPad Settings to Clear iPad Memory

Apple Settings itself provide cache-clearing services. You can erase your iPad memory without third-party software. It's quick and easy to handle.

Step 1.
Open the Settings.
Step 2.
Scroll down and find General. Then tap iPad Storage. Here you can check the space each app takes. Then you can decide on which apps to delete by tapping Offload Unused Apps. You can also Review Downloaded Videos and Large Attachments and then delete the undesired files.
iPad Storage
Step 3.
If you do not want to delete your apps, you can clear the Safari cache. Open Settings and tap Safari. Then choose Clear History and Website Data. The cache during your visit to certain pages will be deleted. You'll retrieve some storage space.
Clear History

However, the clearing choice is single and this way is not 100% safe. It's possible that your data can be restored by third-party software. If you plan to sell an old iPhone or iPad or give it to someone else, your personal information can be leaked. What you need is powerful software to clean your iPad thoroughly and provides more clearing choices. Continue reading and decide on which way to choose.

Part 2. Best Way to Clean iPad Memory Safely

FoneEraser is a powerful tool to erase your iPad data permanently. It guards your privacy and cleans your iPad safely. What's more, FoneEraser can erase more than one iOS device simultaneously and provide different erasing levels. Its functions are more diversified and can meet all your needs. Follow the step-by-step guide and have a try.

Step 1. Launch FoneEraser
Download and install FoneEraser to your computer. Then start it.
Step 2. Connect Two Devices
Use a USB cable to connect your iPad to your computer. Unlock your iPad and tap Trust on the popup notice. Then enter your passcode to complete the authorization.
Step 3. Quick Scan
Navigate your cursor to the left panel of the main interface and choose Free up Space. Then click Quick Scan.
Quick Scan
Step 4. Erase Junk Files
After the loading is completed, you can click Erase Junk Files from the drop-down list of Free up Space. You can choose the type you want to erase or select them all. Then click Erase.
Erase Junk Files
Step 5. Uninstall Applications
Choose Uninstall Applications on the left. Decide on what app to delete and click the Uninstall button behind.
Uninstall Applications
Step 6. Delete Large Files
Choose Delete Large Files on the left. You can choose which type of files to display by clicking the File Type. Check the files you want to delete and then click Erase. You may also choose Backup before erasing in case that you want them in the future.
Delete Large Files
Step 7. Clean up Photos
Choose Clean up Photos on the left. You'll see Backup & Compress and Export & Delete. You can choose one according to your need.
Clean up Photos

If you choose Backup & Compress, select the files you want to compress and click Compress. In addition, you can choose Backup original photos before compressing.

Backup and Compress

If you choose Export & Delete, you can click Export to export your photos to your computer or click Delete.

Export and Delete

Besides, you can choose to wipe all the data on your iPad if you need a totally clean iPad for certain purposes. Just click Erase All Data and choose the security level. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete erasing.

Part 3. FAQs of Clearing iPad Memory

How to clear ram on iPad to make it run more efficiently?

You can clear the Safari cache on your iPad. Open Settings and tap Safari. Choose Clear History and Website Data. After that, you'll be logged out of every website you've logged in. Before that, you can export Safari bookmarks from iOS devices. Also, you can clean the cache within the app to clean up iPad memory.

How do I free up space on my iPad without deleting apps?

You can use FoneEraser to clean iPad memory. After the scanning, you can choose to erase junk files, delete large files, and clean up photos. The files deleted don't include important data from apps.

How to erase an iPhone for selling?

You must protect your personal information before selling your iPhone or iPad. You can use FoneEraser to erase all the data on your iPad. It can wipe more than one iOS device simultaneously. Only a data line and a few clicks are needed.


You should be careful to clean iPad memory for that your data may be lost or leaked to others. FoneEraser is a powerful and safe tool to meet your need. You can choose to free up space by erasing parts of the data or wipe your iPad based on your purpose. After reading the article, you can download and install FoneEraser to have a try.

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