What happens if I delete a photo locally on my mobile phone? myCloud Support October 19, 2018 16:53 Updated Follow The photo is only deleted on the device itself and remains saved on myCloud as long as you uploaded it beforehand. Related articles What happens if I delete a photo in the myCloud mobile app? Does the myCloud mobile app have an impact on my data usage? How does automatic backup work in the myCloud mobile app? How can I download content via the mobile app? How does the trash work?