Erase Multiple Photos on the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

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    In order to delete multiple photos, our phone needs to be unlocked
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    We should be on the home screen.
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    From the home screen, we tap on the Gallery application
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    If we do not have the Gallery shortcut on any of our home screens, then what we need to do is tap the Apps icon once
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    The icon is at the bottom right-hand side.
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    Once we've tapped on Apps, we need to locate the Gallery application
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    In this video, it is located on the first screen of the applications.
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    If we have trouble finding Gallery, we can tap on "A-Z"
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    This will sort the applications.
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    We tap the Gallery option one time
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    Once we press the Gallery option, we'll be taken to a series of our photos and videos.
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    In order to delete more than one item, we tap and hold an item
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    Once we've held long enough, we'll have the option to check each item box on the phone.
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    We tap on items to check them
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    As we move through the check boxes, each of the items that we select will be ready for whatever action we will choose for it.
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    In this case, we are going to tap on "DELETE" once
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    We will receive a confirmation indicating that the number of items that we'll have selected (in this case, 11) will be deleted.
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    We can either tap on "CANCEL" or "OK"
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    Let's tap "OK". Our photos will be deleted. We will see that the images will be deleted.
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    We press the home button
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    We will go back to a home screen.
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    We press the home button again
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    We will go back to the main home screen.
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This concludes our tutorial on how to delete multiple photos from the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. If you have additional questions, comments, or suggestions, please leave them for us in the space provided below. Thanks for choosing VisiHow! Have a great day!

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Video: Erase Multiple Photos on the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

Questions and Answers

How can I delete multiple videos from my Samsung S6 at once?

I went to the videos folder, but it only has an option to share the videos. There is nothing to delete them. I have tried: I tried deleting one by one. I think it was caused by: I am trying to delete all videos to obtain storage space on my phone. I'm not getting pictures via text anymore, so I thought it is because I have only 1.30 GB of available memory space left.

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Media objects that are automatically synchronized with online services like Picasa, Facebook, etc., are displayed on your phone. You can delete them from the services.

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    Press the home button.
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    Tap on "Apps".
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    Tap on "Settings".
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    In "Accounts", tap on "Google".
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    Tap on your active account email address.
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    Uncheck "Sync Google Photos", "Sync Picasa Web Albums"
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    This stop stop synchronization between Google Photos and Picasa with your device.
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    Press the home button.
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    Tap on "Apps".
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    Tap on Facebook.
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    Tap on the three horizontal lines.
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    Scroll down and tap on "Account", "App Settings", and "Sync Photos".
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    Tap on "Don't sync my photos"
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    This will remove synchronization with Facebook.
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    Press the home button.
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    Tap on "Apps".
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    Tap on "Settings".
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    Tap on "Apps".
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    Tap on Gallery.
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    Tap on "Storage".
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    Tap on "Clear data" and "Clear cache"
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    This will clear up any residue data in the Gallery application.
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    Press the home button and see if you can delete your videos now as shown in the tutorial.
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However, 1.30 GB is more than enough for a phone. You need to clear the internal memory. We have tutorial on how to do that:

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Recent edits by: Kowsihan, Eng, Alexander Avdeev

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