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iPod touch 4 storage issue?

08-16-2013, 10:51 PM
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iPod touch 4 storage issue?

I don't think this is right... Help?
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08-16-2013, 11:00 PM
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08-16-2013, 11:30 PM
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Time to reformat it.
08-19-2013, 07:05 AM
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My iPod 4 does the same
08-19-2013, 07:13 AM
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...where's the problem?

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08-19-2013, 07:31 AM
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Quite a few apps for me (Facebook, twitter, Dropbox) seem to get larger and larger (eg if i preview a file on dropbox), i cant see an option to 'delete the cache'. Sometimes i see twitter 'cleansing' which i presume means getting rid of old stuff

A pain but i often delete those 3 apps and re-install and then get back the 150 meg or so

But yeah the initial post doesnt help us much, is he moaning about the music size or something else ? I presume you've got an 8 gig device ? I've got a 64 gig device but obviously i cant use all the 64 gig

I would back everything up and reformat it to see if that makes a difference

Last edited by psj3809; 08-19-2013 at 07:33 AM.
08-19-2013, 08:22 AM
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You need to sync with iTunes and then reboot your iPhone. This will delete cache and give you more space back.