With Apple releasing the iOS 5.1, several new features have come up. One of them is the most-awaited feature: deleting photos from the photostream right from your iPhone or iPad.
We get asked this question a lot of time. How to delete photos from photostream in iOS 5.1 on iPad? Or iPhone for that matter?
Photos on the Photostream are synced and pushed to the iCloud as a safe backup and as well as for viewing them from wherever you are, and on whichever device you want to see it on. While all seemed to go good, one could not delete photos on the photostream right from the iPhone or the iPad.
On the iOS 5.1, this feature arrives at the right time.
Now you can delete photos from the photostream in iOS 5.1 right from the device you are using to view the photos.
How to Delete Photos from Photostream in IOS 5.1 on iPhone
Step 1: Of course, quite obviously, you will need to have iOS 5.1 running on your device. Update your device if you do not have it updated yet.
Step 2: Go to the Photostream album on your iPhone. This is on the Gallery where you have all of your albums stored previously.
Step 3: There’s the icon at the top-right of the display. Tap that.
Step 4: Now you can select multiple photos. Choose the photos you wish to delete.
Step 5: At the bottom of the display, tap on delete to delete the photos that you selected.
This is how to delete photos in photostream on iOS 5.1 What device you use doesn’t really matter as long as you have iOS 5.1 and you have iCloud on the system.