Your favorite Apple, iPhone, iPad, iOS, Jailbreak, and Cydia site.
Thread: Delete all camera roll photos
01-09-2008, 07:32 AM #1Delete all camera roll photos
Is there any way to delete all the camera roll photos at once?
01-09-2008, 07:37 AM #2
01-09-2008, 08:03 AM #3
yes, connect ur phone to ur pc, if it doesnt recognize it, click on photos then camera roll...
then u can delete all on from ur pc...
01-09-2008, 09:53 AM #4
hopefully Apple will add a multi-delete feature soon
01-10-2008, 12:22 AM #5
shh to var/root/media/dcim/100apple and delete all the files in there
05-26-2008, 08:23 PM #6
Sorry dumb question - but how do u ssh????
05-26-2008, 09:37 PM #7
Yes you can but only by connecting to your computer,
1. Connect iphone to computer
2. Once recongized, go to My Computer and "iphone Camera" should come up
3. Open and ctrl-a then delete all
There is currently no way to do this on the phone itself thanks to retarded devs at apple.
The Following User Says Thank You to wllmtn For This Useful Post:
05-25-2009, 01:21 AM #8
I know this is an old post, but I thought I would put my 2 cents in. I just installed a free application called Roll Swap. It allows you to swap the current camera roll with a different one. You can back up your photos how ever you want to, click and drag (pc) or iphoto (mac) swap the roll with the app and delete the application. When you delete the application, all data gets deleted with it. Make sure you have a copy of the photos you want to keep before you get rid of the application.
11-17-2010, 07:04 PM #9
01-18-2012, 07:21 AM #10
Thanks. Your info was a great help!
01-18-2012, 10:47 PM #11Camera roll delete all
see the instructions by 'wllmtn' below. the post is from 2008 but it worked for me today. Thanks 'wllmtn'
01-18-2012, 10:50 PM #12
There's a feature that does this now. Go to photos app, tap on camera roll or whatever album it may be in then tap the top right corner button & select all the unwanted pics then delete.
07-11-2013, 01:45 PM #13
ios 7 you can select them all and delete
07-13-2013, 02:02 AM #14
When I plug my iPhone into my XP pc, up pops the camera wizard to ask me if I want to copy the photos to my PC. One of the options there is to delete the photos after copying. Works fine for me.
Last edited by Chrissydald; 07-14-2013 at 01:53 AM.
07-13-2013, 03:20 AM #15
Can you delete the entire camera roll without syncing or uploading them somewhere? What about if I have 900 pictures and I don't want to save any and I want to delete them all at once?
* I was told my IPhone doesn't work well if I have 900 photo's stored on the camera roll, which shocked me since I always hear how you can store 5,000 to 25,000 albums or dozens of full length movies, so I figured whats a few hundred pictures? Then again, I thought Milli Vanilli were good singers ... Shows you how little I know.