How to Delete Movies/Videos from iPad/iPad mini

I can delete all videos on my iPhone, and I can delete individual TV episodes and Podcasts on my iPad, but I can't find out how to delete movies directly on my iPad? I'd like to free up space on my iPad without having to sync it with my iMac.

It’s popular among iPad users to enjoy movies on it. Indeed, its big screen and portable shape empower users to appreciate videos anytime and anywhere. If you have an iPad, like iPad mini, and you attempt to delete movies from iPad to free up space after watching them, you may encounter difficulties. In fact, removing iPad movies directly is not easy.

To delete videos from iPad easily, you need a third-party tool. It's Wondershare TunesGo Retro (for Windows users) or Wonershare TunesGo Retro (Mac) (for Mac users). This iPad video removal tool enables you to erase massive videos on your iPad at one time. Now, download this iPad video removal tool on your computer, and then follow the easy steps below to go through the iPad movies removal process.

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How to delete movies or videos from iPad/iPad mini

Both Windows version and Mac version work in a similar way. Here, we’ll complete the task with the Windows version.

Step 1. Set up your iPad

To get started, install and launch this iPad video removal tool on your computer. Then connect your iPad with a computer via a USB cable. After they’re connected, this iPad video removal tool will detect your iPad automatically. Then your iPad will be shown on the main interface. In the left-side panel, you can preview all data saved on your iPad.

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Note: To use this iPad video removal tool, you need to download and install iTunes on your computer first.

Step 2. How to delete videos from iPad

To remove iPad videos, you should click "Media". This will bring up the media management window on the right panel. At the top line, click "Movies". In the movie management window, choose movies that you decide to delete. Then click "Delete". Make sure your iPad won’t be disconnected during the removal process.

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Note: Wondershare TunesGo Retro fully supports iPad mini, iPad with Retina display, The New iPad, iPad 2 and iPad when these iPads run the latest iOS 9 or iOS 5/6.

Well, you have succeeded in removing movies from iPad. Now, import other files to your iPad, like cool songs and apps.

This iPad video removal tool also enables you to transfer videos from iPad to computer and iTunes. If you have other Apple devices, like iPhone or iPod touch, you can copy iPad videos to iPhone or iPod touch as well.

Try Wondershare TunesGo Retro to delete iPad videos now!

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