iOS 12: How to Offload Apps on iPhone XR/ XS Max/ XS/ X/8/7/6S/6/SE, iPad: Offload unused Apps

There are massive iOS features and changes I have experienced in iOS 11. Apple did [Unused Apps] delete iPhone apps without losing data for this time. Even though among all of the one is brand new settings called Offload Apps iOS. But the way it arrives by default off. Enable offload apps on iPhone, that helps in Automatically Delete apps iOS 12 to save space. If you want to use on your device, then you have to enable it.

Before going to next, let’s head over on what is Offload Unused Apps and what does it do? In simple term, iOS 12 offload Unused Apps is brand new settings concern save device’s onboard storage memory. It does work to delete rarely-used apps either automatically enable or by manually unload. Don’t worry. Without losing your documents and data.

For Example (What is Offload apps in iOS 12?): Offload WhatsApp, iPhone keeps your Text, Media file and Other Data in iPhone local Storage but not app only. The Same way other apps are: Snapchat, Instagram and more.

Just Before last minute, we can quickly free up Gigabytes of Storage from our iOS device. Most of the time your iPhone will recommend this on screen, while you are capturing photo shoot and not enough storage, Or Installing New iOS version upgrade.

iOS Device Compatibility: iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS, iPhone XR, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone 7/7 Plus, iPhone 6S/6S Plus, iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPhone 5S/iPhone 5 and iPad.

 

How to Offload Apps iOS 12 without Deleting Documents and Data

offload apps on iPhone and  iPad
offload apps on iPhone and iPad

Step #1. Open the Settings app on your iOS 11 or later device.

Step #2. Next, Find General.

Tap on Settings app to go to General in iOS 11 on iPhone iPad

Step #3. Now, tap on iPhone Storage, (I think you’ve to wait a while till screen completely load, it depends on internet speed).

Step #4. Next, you have to find and tap into the app which you wish to offload. For just instance, here I offload San Francisco App.

Tap on iPhone Storage to Offload Unused App manually in iOS 11 on iPhone iPad

Step #5. In the end, tap on Offload App and confirm offloading.

Tap on Offload App and confirm Offload App manually in iOS 11 on iPhone iPad

Its documents and data will be saved on your iDevice. And, when you reinstall the app, all of the data and documents are automatically restored.

if you ever want to Reinstall App, then you can do that going either on iPhone Store Settings or through App Store.

Tap on reinstall Offload App in iOS 11 on iPhone iPad

How to Enable/Disable Automatically Offload Unused Apps on iPhone and iPad running iOS 12 or later

Step #1. Go to the Settings app on your iOS device and Tap iTunes & App Store.

Tap on Settings app to go to iTunes and App Store in iOS 11 on iPhone iPad

Step #2. Next, you need to scroll down the screen to turn toggle on/ green next to the Offload Unused Apps.

Turn toggle Offload Unused Apps On to delete Automatically in iOS 11 on iPhone iPad

That’s it!

In More, Read Apple’s menu description. Do you want to auto uninstall apps which you rarely use? Auto-deleted apps will appear as a grayed icon on your home screen. And, it can be re-installed with one tap, along with your data.

If the app is no longer available in the app store then offload Unused Apps feature won’t work according to the description. Save time to get free up storage space on iPhone especially business users and efforts.

So apply offload Apps in iOS 12 and keep your device load-free. If ever you need further assistance then feel free you can ask us in the comments.

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