Why does my phone say no storage when there is?
In general, the lack of working space is probably the main cause of having insufficient storage available for Android users. Usually, any Android app uses three sets of storage for the app itself, the app’s data files and the app’s cache.
Why is my iPhone saying my storage is full when it’s not?
You are right that your iCloud storage is not counted as part of your iPhone storage. It is possible that there is something (corrupted files probably) on your phone that is taking up space but cannot be displayed in Manage Storage. A factory reset may be needed. Be sure to backup first.
How do I fix my iPhone when it says no storage?
Is Your iPhone Storage Full? These 5 Easy Tips Can Help you Fix It!
- Clear out old photos and videos.
- Delete unused apps.
- Uninstall and reinstall storage hungry apps.
- Delete old message threads.
- Keep iTunes music and video to a minimum.
Why does my phone have no storage but I deleted everything?
If you’ve deleted all the files you don’t need and you’re still receiving the “insufficient storage available” error message, you need to clear out Android’s cache. (If you are running Android Marshmallow or later, go to Settings, Apps, select an app, tap Storage and then choose Clear Cache.)
Why does my phone memory keep filling up?
You could try the obvious things like removing unused apps, cleaning up system cache, etc. If your phone is rooted, Link2SD helps a lot by creating symlinks from original app locations to the SD card.
How do I clear my internal storage?
Use Android’s “Free up space” tool
- Go to your phone’s settings, and select “Storage.” Among other things, you’ll see information on how much space is in use, a link to a tool called “Smart Storage” (more on that later), and a list of app categories.
- Tap on the blue “Free up space” button.
How do I update my iPhone if I don’t have enough storage?
If you still need more space than you have on your device, there are a few ways you can update:
- Plug your device into your computer to update using your computer.
- Delete content from your device and try to update again.
- Manage the storage on your device with recommendations.
What happens to iPhone when storage is full?
Run out of space and your iPhone will inform you your storage is almost full. You won’t be able to install new apps, take photos, sync media files, install operating system updates, or do anything else that requires space until you make some.
Why is iPhone storage full when I have iCloud?
iCloud is a syncing/mirroring service that syncs all of your data across of your devices making them available to you. If your iPhone storage is full, you will have to remove data. You can also use the ‘Optimize Phone Storage‘ feature to reduce the resolution/quality of the photos on the device.
How do I get more iPhone storage?
How to upgrade on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
- Go to Settings > [your name] > iCloud > Manage Storage or iCloud Storage.
- Tap Buy More Storage or Change Storage Plan.
- Choose a plan.
- Tap Buy and follow the onscreen instructions.
What is taking up all my storage?
To find this, open the Settings screen and tap Storage. You can see how much space is used up by apps and their data, by pictures and videos, audio files, downloads, cached data, and miscellaneous other files.
Does deleting text messages free up space?
Delete old text message threads
When you send and receive text messages, your phone automatically stores them for safe keeping. If these texts contain images or videos, they can take up a considerable amount of space. Fortunately, you do not need to go back and manually delete all your old text messages.
How do I free up space without deleting apps?
Clear the cache
To clear cached data from a single or specific program, just go to Settings> Applications>Application Manager and tap on the app, of which the cached data you want to remove. In the information menu, tap on Storage and then “Clear Cache” to remove the relative cached files.