How to Delete Wallpapers on iPhone

Joel Mason

iPhone, Tutorials

Are you tired of the same old wallpapers on your iPhone? Do you want to clear up some space by deleting unused wallpapers?

In this tutorial, we will guide you through the process of deleting wallpapers on your iPhone. Let’s get started!

Delete Wallpapers on iPhone

If you want to delete wallpapers from your iPhone, follow these simple steps:

Step 1: Open Settings

To begin, locate and tap on the “Settings” app on your home screen. The icon resembles a gear.

Step 2: Navigate to Wallpaper Settings

In the Settings menu, scroll down and tap on “Wallpaper”. It is usually located in the sixth section from the top.

Step 3: Choose a Wallpaper Category

Once you are in the Wallpaper settings, you will see different categories such as “Dynamic”, “Stills”, and “Live”. Tap on the category that contains the wallpaper you want to delete.

Step 4: Select the Wallpaper to Delete

After choosing a category, you will see a list of wallpapers. Scroll through them and find the one you wish to remove. Tap on it to open a preview.

Step 5: Delete the Wallpaper

In the preview screen, swipe up from the bottom and tap on “Delete”. A confirmation message will appear asking if you want to remove this wallpaper. Tap “Delete Wallpaper” to confirm.

Tips for Deleting Wallpapers

– Double-check before deleting:

Make sure you are deleting the correct wallpaper before confirming. Once deleted, it cannot be recovered unless you have a backup.

– Deleting multiple wallpapers:

If you want to delete multiple wallpapers at once, repeat steps 4 and 5 for each wallpaper you wish to remove.

– Experiment with different categories:

Don’t be afraid to explore other wallpaper categories available on your iPhone. You might find some new favorites!


Deleting wallpapers on your iPhone is a quick and easy process. With just a few taps, you can free up valuable storage space and refresh your device’s appearance.

Remember to be cautious when deleting wallpapers and always double-check before confirming the deletion. Have fun customizing your iPhone with new wallpapers!

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