How do I delete GoPro footage from a GoPro 3 or 4?


In order to Delete the footage off a GoPro you must have a microSD Adapter, pictured Here. Also before deleting the footage you must make sure that you have transferred the footage to your laptop, an ask.Scotch about this can be found Here.


  1. Take out the microSD card from the GoPro and place it into the adapter.
  2. Plug the adapter into the SD card slot of your laptop.
  3. The microSD should appear on your desktop.

  4. Click the magnifying glass on the top right of your screen and type Disk Utility.

  5.  Find your microSD card in the left hand column.

  6. Click Erase.

  7. Make sure you set the format to MS-DOS (FAT) and click Erase.

  8. Once it has finished erasing press Done.

You can also delete footage through a phone application, a guide can be found Here.