The iOS system application Reminders is one of the most popular apps for iPhone and iPad. Not surprisingly, we all need clues from time to time that it’s time to do this and that. But how quickly and conveniently can you delete “reminders” if you no longer need them?
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It would seem that the easiest way to do this is to simply mark the reminder as complete. Tap the circle to the left of the text – and it’s done …
Not really! The completed reminder will still remain in the list where it was originally created – it will simply become invisible. You may be surprised at the size of your hidden reminder list. In order to go to it, click on the icon with the image of a circle with three dots and select Show completed…
In order to actually delete a reminder, very different steps are required. We will talk about them further.
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How to delete a reminder on iPhone or iPad
The swipe gesture is perhaps the easiest way to “destroy” a reminder:
1. Open the app on the iPhone or iPad Reminders…
2. Go to the list with the reminder you want to delete once and for all.
3. Swipe your finger across it from right to left.
4. In the menu that appears on the right, tap the red button with the inscription Delete…
If you need to delete more than one reminder, use a more efficient deletion method. This is how it works:
Open the app Reminders and go to the list with those reminders that you want to delete once and for all. Click the three-dot circle icon and select Select reminders …
Select the reminders you want to delete and click the icon Baskets at the bottom of the screen.
Confirm deletion – click Delete <количество> reminders…
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How to Delete All Reminders from iPhone and iPad
If you have a lot of “reminders” and you no longer need them all, the easiest way is to start deleting the lists that contain them. This procedure automatically deletes not only the list itself, but also all reminders included in it.
Useful advice: you can also find specific reminders by searching within the app. To do this, open the home screen Reminders (where all the lists are visible) and swipe down. After that, a search bar will appear at the top of the screen, and you can easily find the notifications you want to delete.