If you are an iPod photographer who needs more space to snap extra shots or maybe you don’t want to be reminded of the contents of a certain album. In either case, it’s not difficult to delete an album off your iPod touch or iPod nano. Using either your iPod or a PC, you can complete this task without too much effort. Now let’s take a look at how to delete photos from iPod.
Part 1: How to Delete a Photo from iPod
When you use iPod touch to take photos, you must encounter that there are some pictures that you take may be not beautiful as you wish and you want to delete them for making more space to snap extra shots. I think this is a common problem because people are always agitated when there are no other space for them to take more beautiful photos. Now let’s have a look at the details about how to delete photos from iPod touch.
1. Open Photos app on your iPod touch;
2. Choose photos you want to delete;
Tap "Camera Roll" or other folders to choose photos you want to delete. (Please remember that if you want to delete one photo, you can tap that one and then click a trash can icon to confirm "Delete Photo" to complete the process; and if you want to delete some photos selectively, you can go back to the camera overview, and then click the share button on the upper right corner to select photos then tap "Delete" in the bottom right corner to confirm "Delete Everywhere".)
This way is quite easy to solve the problem about how to delete photos from iPod touch but there is still a problem. When you delete a bunch of photos on your iPod touch, those selected photos from camera roll or other albums that may have histories will also be deleted. And of course if you don’t mind, you can choose this way to delete photos on iPod.
Part 2: How to Delete Photos from iPod with iTunes
If you are used to saving photos to your iPod nano, and sometimes you need to delete some old photos to spare more space to new photographs but you have no idea about the deletion, then what do you do? Please don’t worry, here are the details about how to delete photos from iPod nano. Remember that you need to create a new folder to store those photos you want to delete on your iPod nano.
1. Connect your iPod nano to a computer;
Connect your iPod nano to a computer via a USB cable.
2. Open iTunes on your computer;
iTunes will detect your iPod nano automatically once you connect it to your computer. (Please remember that you installed the latest iTunes version.)
3. Find photos of your iPod nano;
Click iPod nano icon on the upper left to open the contents of it, and then choose "Photos" in the contents of iPod nano.
4. Delete photos on your iPod nano
On the right side of the "Photos" interface, please uncheck the "Sync Photos" and then click "Remove Photos" in the pop up interface to delete all your photos on iPod nano; and if you want to delete photos selectively, find folders which they are synced with iPod nano before and delete photos from those folders, and then go back to the "Photos" interface of iPod nano in iTunes and please check "Sync Photos" and then select "Selected folders" and choose the folders you want to retain and last click "Apply" to delete those photos from your iPod nano.
This way is quite complicated to operate if you don’t want to delete all photos on your iPod nano, and you will easily delete all photos if you’re careless.
Part 3: How to Delete Photos on iPod from Computer with iTransfer
Leawo iTransfer is third-party software which allows you to transfer, delete or add files among iOS devices, iTunes and PCs. And it supports about 12 kind of files like app, music, movies, photo and so on. You can easily transfer, delete and add your photos, music or other types of files among those iOS devices. Let’s take the details about how to delete photos on iPod as an example to see how it works.
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1. Connect your iPod device to a computer;
2. Open Leawo iTransfer;
Open iTransfer and it will detect your iPod device automatically.
3. Find photos;
Click "Photos" which is in the contents of "LIBRARY" of iPod and then choose photos you want to delete on the right side of screen.
4. Delete photos
Right click to choose "Delete" button to complete the deletion after you selected those photos.
This way makes you easily delete photos on different versions of iPod nano, iPod touch, iPod Shuffle and iPod Classic as well as other iOS devices. If you don’t mind that those photos on your iPod touch will be deleted from everywhere, you can choose the first way to delete them. In the second way, you need to find the folders which are synced with iPod nano first and then use iTunes to complete the deletion and it is no doubt that this is a complicated way. And about the third way-Leawo iTransfer, I think it is the most convenient way to realize the deletion compared with the former two ways. What do you think?