Can’t Delete Photos Synced From iTunes To iPhone 6s?

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I have over 10 GB worth of photos on my new iPhone 6s I cannot delete. I had an iPhone 5 and synced all the photos to my laptop.  When I got my iPhone 6s I synced the same photos to it. For some reason I am unable to delete these photos. They are on my phone unable to delete. I need to delete them to save more space in my iPhone 6s. Can anyone help me? iPhone 6s

Do you have difficulty in deleting photos synced from iTunes to iPhone 6s or other iOS devices? To sync photos from iTunes to iPhone is easy, but it is not so easy if you want to delete them on your iPhone 6s. You should know that it is impossible for you to delete photos synced from iTunes or computer on your iPhone directly. However, there are still methods to help you delete those synced photos if you need.

Tips: if you still want those photos to be saved on your computer, you can use iFonebox to transfer all those synced photos on your computer and then, follow the below methods to delete them on your iPhone 6s.

In order to delete photos synced from iTunes, you need the help from iTunes. Make sure you have installed the latest version of iTunes. Then do as following.

  1. Connect your iPhone to your computer and run iTunes.
  2. Click the iPhone’s name listed under “Devices” on the left upper side of iTunes.
  3. Click “Photos” above the center panel in iTunes. Syncing options appear in the center panel.
  4. Untick Sync Photos and then, click Apply button in the bottom corner.
  5. After that, you will find that photos synced from iTunes have been deleted.

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Another way to delete synced photos from iTunes on iPhone 6s is still via iTunes.

  1. Connect your iPhone to your computer and run iTunes.
  2. Click the iPhone’s name listed under “Devices” on the left upper side of iTunes.
  3. Click “Photos” above the center panel in iTunes. Syncing options appear in the center panel.
  4. Create an empty folder on your computer. Click the drop-down field next to “Sync Photos From” and choose the source containing the photos you want to delete, such as your “My Pictures” folder. Click “Sync” in the lower right.
  5. Then,  photos synced from iTunes also have been deleted.

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The above are two methods to help you delete photos synced from iTunes to iPhone 6s. Hope it is helpful.

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