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Last edited 2/16/19
I looked in settings but found nothing to do with photo trash  I need to empty it as I keep getting a message that my trash is full
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If you go into 'trash' you can tap on the hamburger menu on the top right and choose empty trash.
Last edited 2/24/19
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Hi Maureen,
You don't have to go into Settings app. You have to open the left menu in Photos app and select trash, then empty it as David has suggested above.
Last edited 2/18/19
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Hey Maureen,
You can delete the trash by; Photos app -> Trash (select from left hamburger menu) -> Empty Trash (button next to Restore).
You can chose whatever you want to delete.
Last edited 2/24/19
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please undo my trash mail all. immediately.
Last edited 3/7/19
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To free up space on your phone, rather than delete images you can instead use Free-up-Space from the Google Photos App menu. Images will then be saved in the cloud but no longer on your phone.
Last edited 4/15/19
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Went to google photos-deleted them ALL and now my phone is clear-no more TRASH IS FULL message! Boy was that a pain. No one said I had to go to google photos to do this.
Last edited 6/20/19
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So simple yet I couldn't find it on my own. Thanks to all who answered this question!
Last edited 7/27/19
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Me neither
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my photos are being deleted permanently from gallery how do i set phone to delete to trash
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Open Google photos hit the hamburger at the top left to bring out the side menu hit trash then hit the three vertical dots at the top right and select empty trash this may take a while it may seem like your device is frozen especially if you have a lot of photos in the trash to delete but it is not just give it a minute
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