How to Get Rid of iPhone Applications
One of the latest and most popular technologies in our generation is the iPhone gadgets. No doubt that they have come a long way and a lot of people are purchasing their products. Accessibility and being fashionable are probably two of their strongest strengths. It may be pricy compared to other brands; still many people prefer iPhone over other products.
The first iPhone was released in 2007 in the United States. From then on, they have evolved and continuously have new things to introduce. For one, applications are very popular with iPhone users. With the hundreds of applications available, iPhone users seems to can’t get enough. But what happens when you get tired and want to get rid of some applications? There is certainly a way for that.
Shake and delete
If the application that you want to get rid of is something that you had from the App Store, you can just simply delete it. All you have to do is to go to Menu then Applications and locate the application/s that you want to delete. All you have to do is to hold down on the icon until you see your screen shake. Afterwards, it will ask you if you want to delete the chosen application and you simply choose yes. If you have other applications that you can’t find this way, you can try to go to Manage section then choose Open packages then choose the application that you want to delete.
Using iTunes software
For this procedure, you need to have you iPhone (of course), iTunes software (in your computer) and a USB cable. The first thing that you have to do is to connect your iPhone to your computer using the USB cable. After that, you have to load the iTunes software. Once that is already set, open the iTunes program and look for the following option located on the left side corner: Games, Apps and Extra Tabs. Choose apps then locate for the application/s that you wish to delete. Click it then choose the delete option. Lastly, confirm that you want to delete the application.
Long Press any App Icon
To get rid of an iPhone application, you just need to press and hold any of the iPhone app icons on screen, up until every icon seem like they are scared and start to shake and squirm all over. As this behavior is triggered, all of your third-party iPhone applications will have an “X” mark in their upper-left corners. Apparently, the iPhone app icons looking so nervous implies a perceptible indication, as it means you now have the liberty to do anything to them, like perhaps moving or removing them. At this instant you can get rid of an iPhone app by pressing that “X” mark in the upper-left corner of the application icon, and the iPhone should prompt you a message asking if you are you sure you want to do away with the app.
There are some instances that some applications are really hard to get rid of. Given that you have tried the first two options and you still can’t delete the application, you can call the iPhone Tech Support to assist you. They are very much trained with this kind of stuff and they will be able to help you with your problem. Although getting an agent through their hotline may test your patience sometimes, you are sure to have you problem fixed with their assistance.