How to Freely Manage More iCloud Storage Space


Have you receive a notification saying your iCloud is almost full and your camera roll takes most of the space? This tutorial will show you how to manage more storage space on iCloud.


Nov 26, 2013


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PhotoTrans – An Intelligent Transfer tool for iPhone

PhotoTrans – Wonderful Photo Transfer

Install this iPhone transfer utility and then give it a try after reading this guide about how to reclaiming more space for iCloud.

iCloud is a cloud storage and computing service provided by Apple Inc. The service present five free GBs for users to store data such as music, applications so that one can download to multiple iOS devices. Photos, mails, contacts, bookmarks and etc. will be wirelessly and automatically back up to iCloud instead of manually doing so as iTunes. So one can always find the storage space is not enough.

Say, if you take lots of photos and videos with your iPhone, your Camera Roll may takes up most of your iCloud storage backup. Then how to reduce the size of your Camera Roll backup.

It becomes quite easy once you have managed to remove your photos from iPhone to computer.

To begin with, download and install PhotoTrans on your computer, which is already connected with your iPhone

Step 1: Click "Export" button on the home screen of PhotoTrans.

Freely  manage more icloud storage space

Step 2: Locate albums you want to transfer > Click OK to start the photo transfer from iPhone to computer hard drive.

Step 3: Open Settings > iCloud > Storage and Backup > Start a backup

After removing from Camera Roll, pictures storage on iCloud will be deleted from the next backup. So you need manually back up once again and the storage will be reclaimed until the new backup finishes.

Why not give it a shot right now!

Tips: if you want to keep your photos and videos on your iOS device, you can turn off Camera Roll in Backup or you can purchase additional storage.

  • - 10 GB additional: $20 per year
  • - 20 GB additional: $40 per year
  • - 50 GB additional: $100 per year
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