Want to remove the contacts, reminders or calendars on iCloud? To release more iCloud storage, it is better to regularly delete files from iCloud, especially the duplicated contacts, completed reminders or the unused calendars on your iCloud. So for your reference, this article will show you how to clear the iCloud contacts, reminders and calendars step by step.
Note: Once the reminder, contact or reminders is deleted from iCloud, they will be deleted on every device as long as all your devices are sharing the same Apple ID and you have enabled the iCloud reminder features on your device.
To delete contacts from iCloud, you can make it through the web version of iCloud, that is iCloud.com. You can use either a Window PC or Mac computer as you like. Below are the instructions to remove iCloud contacts from iCloud.com, please follow the steps to reach the goal.
Step 1. Open a browser and visit iCloud.com on your computer, and log into iCloud with your Apple ID and password.
Step 2. Click "Contacts" to view all the iCloud contacts from your device.
Step 3. Now you might select one or more unwanted contacts from the contact list. To select one contact, just locate and click the one for deletion. To choose multiple contacts, please long press the Command key on Mac while selecting, and hold the Ctrl key on Windows computer while selecting multiple contacts.
Step 4. After selecting all unwanted contacts, please click the Settings icon on the left corner and choose "Delete" option to remove the selected contacts from iCloud all at once. Then you can click "Refresh Contacts" option to check the contact list after clearing.
You can organize your reminders on iCloud.com, too, such as create new reminder lists, and delete the completed reminders like the shopping list and to-do-list for work or school. To remove the complete reminders from iCloud, you can follow the steps as below:
Step 1. Visit iCloud.com and login to your iCloud account with your Apple ID and passcode.
Step 2. Select the list where the reminder shows up, then choose the reminder that you want to remove.
Step 3. To delete iCloud reminders, you have two ways to go:
- You can make use of the keyboard on your computer, and press the "Delete" or "Backspace" key to delete the selected reminder.
- Or you can also click "Details" on iCloud Reminders window and click "Delete" option to remove the selected reminder off iCloud.
Note: If you accidentally delete the reminders, you can refer to the instruction on How to Recover, Restore Deleted Reminders on iPhone to get the lost reminders back.
If you want to delete the Calendars from iCloud, you can also take advantage of the web version of iCloud to remove them from your iCloud, as well as the other iDevice. Please follow the instructions as below to delete iCloud calendars.
Step 1. Enter iCloud.com on your Mac or Window PC, and login to your iCloud account with your Apple ID and password.
Step 2. Choose "Calendars" where you can view all iCloud calendars here, and then click "Edit" below left.
Step 3. Select the calendar that you want to delete, and click "Delete" option to remove the unwanted calendars from iCloud.
By following the instructions provided in this article, you can effectively clear iCloud contacts, reminders, and calendars to optimize your storage space and keep your iCloud account organized. Regularly managing your iCloud files will ensure a smooth and clutter-free experience.