Delete Samsung Cloud Pictures

Samsung Galaxy S7 is one of the most successful smartphone of Galaxy series. There are two variants of Galaxy S7 and S7 edge. The international model is equipped with Samsung’s own Exynos 8890 octa-core and the American model comes with Snapdragon 820. Both are equipped with 4 GB Ram. In this guide, we will be dealing with how to delete samsung cloud pictures on Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge.

Samsung gives its users 15GB of free cloud space. You just have to login using your Samsung account on your phone. The Samsung cloud automatically syncs all of your data including pictures, contacts, calendar and videos to the cloud when the internet connection is strong and good. Recently, I had this issue when my Samsung cloud got full of pictures and there was not any space to upload anymore photos to the cloud. I was getting an annoying error constantly, that your cloud storage is full.

Delete Samsung Cloud Pictures

Samsung provides number of great features to its users. One of them is Samsung cloud. It is best way to avoid any loss of data. Even when you move to some other model of Samsung you can easily import all of your data from the cloud. Till now it is only available for Samsung Galaxy S7,S7 Edge, S8 and Galaxy Note 8. In some devices, it appears as Galaxy Cloud, Samsung Backup and Restore or Personal Data management. It all depends on the phone you are using.

Delete Samsung Cloud Pictures on Galaxy S7:

When your cloud gets full, it is really annoying. Getting the frequent messages is just unbearable. There is a way you can delete pictures from the phone along with Samsung cloud. In the method below, you can either delete individual pictures from your cloud. Or you can delete all the data of your gallery, that includes photos and videos from Samsung cloud.

Following is the best way to manage data on galaxy cloud if you are running out of space. Although 15 GB is a lot of space. So chances are slim that you will get short of storage capacity on Samsung cloud. You can even buy more space by paying a small amount of money each month.

If you want to manage or delete Samsung cloud pictures on Galaxy S7 follow the steps below:

  • First of all open the Settings on your Galaxy S7.
  • Now locate Cloud and Accounts.
  • Now move to Samsung Cloud -> Manage Cloud Storage.
  • The phone will now display you all the information regarding the storage on your cloud. Locate and Tap on Gallery.
  • From here you can individually remove each picture.
  • Or select “Remove from Samsung Account” to remove all the pictures from the cloud.
  • Now all the photos and videos of your phone will be erased from the cloud. Don’t worry the pictures and photos wont be removed from your phone.

Note: Samsung Cloud is also supported by Galaxy S8 and Note 8. Using the same guide you can manage Samsung cloud on S8 or Note 8.

Samsung Galaxy S7 came into play when Samsung was in dire need of something innovative to stop its customers from moving away. In looks and specs Galaxy S7 is perfect. Its been a year since its release and no phone comes even close to S7 in its sleek and stylish design.

If you have any questions or queries regarding how to delete Samsung cloud pictures using your Galaxy S7. Feel free to ask me in the comments. You can read more about Samsung cloud from here.

  • Paramjeet

    Hi, i want to delete the photos and videos from my S7edge but wants to keep on samsung cloud.

    For now if i select any photo to delete, it say it will be moved into samsung recycle bin.
    I only wants to delete from my phone not from samsung cloud.

    Many thanks.

  • Halley

    So.. what if I was trying to delete individual pictures and accidentally erased all of them from my gallary/cloud? How can i get thoes back? I’ve tried everything and need help. I had a bunch of pictures of my son growing up that I literally cannot replace.

    • Once you have deleted pictures from Samsung Cloud. They move to Samsung Recycle bin. From there you can restore the pictures.

  • laticsman

    When I try to delete photos from the recycle bin it always says a network or server error has occurred. (Samsung s7)

  • Himi Kash

    How to get photos from samsung cloud??? any PC app or third party app???
    Can’t restore photos from samsung cloud.

    • Photos and Videos on Samsung Cloud can only be accessed on Samsung Device. You can not see them on your PC like you can do with Google Photos.

  • Grace

    Hi, if i click “remove from Samsung cloud” will it delete them from my gallery on my phone too?

    • No. it wont be removed from your Phone. It will only be removed from Samsung Cloud.