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9 iPhone Hacks To Free Up Storage Space

If you're tired of seeing notifications to address your shrinking iPhone memory, try a few of these tips to clear some extra space.
Pinpoint The Storage Drains
Clear Out The Fluff
Toss Old Photos
Delete Browser Info
Say Farewell To Old Texts
Shrink Favorite Apps
Disable Automatic Media Saving
Take Music To The Cloud
Factory Reset
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Most of us have seen the annoying notification after downloading one too many apps: "Your iPhone storage is almost full."

It's a daily tech challenge, especially for those who like to try the latest mobile apps, download new music, or take pictures everywhere they go. Sometimes, it seems, no matter how much storage an iPhone has, it simply isn't enough.

Freeing up extra iPhone space can be a challenge, because clearing out your phone is like cleaning out your closet. Even if you never use an app, it can suddenly seem crucial when it comes time to get rid of it.

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Well, maybe you don't have to get rid of all your apps. There are a few simple tricks that could make a significant difference in your storage allotment without clearing out apps you don't use often -- or, worse, parting with those you use each day.

Before you start hitting "delete," take a look through these hacks for less dramatic ways of opening up virtual space. Some are more effective than others, but all will give you some much-needed storage.

Did we miss any crucial space-saving tricks in this roundup? How do you keep your iPhone storage from hitting capacity? Share your thoughts and suggestions in the comments section below.

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